'I'm praying' the 76ers win Game 7, but I don't trust them vs. the Raptors - Stephen A. | First Take

  • Published: 10 May 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith wants to believe the Philadelphia 76ers could win Game 7 vs. the Toronto Raptors, but admits Jimmy Butler and company cannot be trusted in such a pressurized matchup.
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  • John Napolitana
    John Napolitana  4 months back

    Alot if people in USA are rooting for TORONTO so people shouldn't be saying ESPN dont want TORONTO to win title everybody I've talked to wants to see TORONTO win they are all from USA

    • John Napolitana
      John Napolitana  4 months back

      Imagine the Sixers took TORONTO 7 games they played them alot tougher than anybody these playoffs

      • Erik Weimer
        Erik Weimer  5 months back

        These commentators are like next level dumb! Hard to watch really.

        - Showing massive selfish bias to make a team their pick.

        - A player doesn’t consider how the team does in the playoffs to know whether they stay there or not.

        Lol, I guess they get paid to talk. And the talking doesn’t have to make sense, it just has to be words coming out of their mouth.

        • Deljaye Pita
          Deljaye Pita  5 months back

          well raptors won...

          • DirtyWaterComedy
            DirtyWaterComedy  5 months back

            suck a dick stephen A hole

            • John Mack
              John Mack  5 months back

              Ha ha Smith prayed for the Sixers but goddess hit that put back to win the series and dashed Smith’s worthless prayers in the process.

              • Cat Daddy
                Cat Daddy  5 months back

                I’m glad Steve and he is going to get stuck in those long lines

                • Fabian Farfan
                  Fabian Farfan  5 months back

                  Who else is back here after the kawhi shot

                  • Braymo 10
                    Braymo 10  5 months back

                    When they talk about game 7 there just gonna say uh Kawhi is the only reason they won I'm calling it

                    • jjus jjoe
                      jjus jjoe  5 months back

                      Was meant to happen this way. Can't change the legacy.

                      • Vipin Saini
                        Vipin Saini  5 months back

                        Global entry costs $50 for 5 years lol.

                        • Darren Truong
                          Darren Truong  5 months back

                          I'm here smiling after the Raps won game 7 vs the sixers.

                          • Mark Lim
                            Mark Lim  5 months back

                            when she said, "i think the raptors will win by a double digit", she meant "by 2"..

                            • Gambino
                              Gambino  5 months back

                              Fuck off smith .where you at now .raptars win in ur face

                              • Steve Young
                                Steve Young  5 months back

                                I’m a Raptor fan and I was total wreck after Game 6. I had to avoid all
                                Pre game coverage and am only watching it now after the win. That was a great series. I totally underestimated Philly and I thought Toronto would win this series more easily. I feel Philly grew up before our eyes in this series. They were more evenly matched to a very veteran Toronto team. No doubt Philly had a ton of talent, but I was betting on experience. Philly posed a huge problem and the experience only slightly got the Raptors through.

                                • Calsatsu
                                  Calsatsu  5 months back

                                  Have fun with those long lines in Toronto Stephen A

                                  • MoDing XpFry
                                    MoDing XpFry  5 months back

                                    Who els is here after Toronto WON!

                                    • TheFamousMayor
                                      TheFamousMayor  5 months back

                                      Well,you didn’t pray hard enough

                                      • Spright
                                        Spright  5 months back

                                        2:35 is the reason why nba is cooking Raptors all the time!

                                        • Thomas He
                                          Thomas He  5 months back

                                          well finally Stephen A is right for once

                                          • Stankyg55
                                            Stankyg55  5 months back

                                            Wow kawhi with the game winner

                                            • Slipknot Shady
                                              Slipknot Shady  5 months back

                                              *KAWHI WITH THE 1ST BUZZER BEATER GAME WINNER IN GAME 7 HISTORY*

                                              • The Fozzy Bear
                                                The Fozzy Bear  5 months back

                                                Stephen A Smith is always right on being wrong.

                                                • Nalla Dlanor Gomez
                                                  Nalla Dlanor Gomez  5 months back

                                                  mr. smith wrong again lmfao

                                                  • Dinobot2
                                                    Dinobot2  5 months back

                                                    I like how they always have to make a point about Toronto being cold, as if Philadelphia is a fucking tropical paradise.

                                                    • Iceman Smurf
                                                      Iceman Smurf  5 months back

                                                      thank you stephen a for your wishing of 76ers winning

                                                      • Domenic Manchisi
                                                        Domenic Manchisi  5 months back

                                                        Lol just saying raptors win

                                                        • TRIBAL EAST
                                                          TRIBAL EAST  5 months back

                                                          WE THE NORTH 🖐🏾

                                                          • Brian Chua
                                                            Brian Chua  5 months back

                                                            Have fun getting your global entry SAS!!!
                                                            Your prayers have failed!

                                                            • Javi SexyEyebrows
                                                              Javi SexyEyebrows  5 months back

                                                              RIP Phily they lost against Kawhi's nail biting buzzer beater

                                                              • Fabian Marquez
                                                                Fabian Marquez  5 months back


                                                                • KobeLive16
                                                                  KobeLive16  5 months back

                                                                  You were praying but not hard enough! LOL! You were right in not trusting them though.

                                                                  • Ravishing Beast
                                                                    Ravishing Beast  5 months back

                                                                    Max's (number of) star(s) assessment of the Sixers roster was spot-on, and that's precisely why I don't think Butler and Harris deserve max contacts. Hell, I wouldn't even give one to Ben Simmons until he locks his ass away in a gym and learns to shoot.

                                                                    • Jonathan Carruthers
                                                                      Jonathan Carruthers  5 months back

                                                                      ESPN Blowhards.

                                                                      • Tdot Yardman
                                                                        Tdot Yardman  5 months back

                                                                        Who's here after Kawhi winning shot hey Stephen pack ur bags hope Canada customs don't give u any problems lol

                                                                        • Jay Patel
                                                                          Jay Patel  5 months back

                                                                          Stephen A a bitch for pushing this kawhi leaving narrative, like the man doesn't talk all these claims are baseless

                                                                          • Adam Bejar
                                                                            Adam Bejar  5 months back


                                                                            • juan arcila
                                                                              juan arcila  5 months back

                                                                              That nimrod thinks it’s below freezing in Toronto during May 😒 we’re not in Siberia.

                                                                              • Tomas Salvatietra
                                                                                Tomas Salvatietra  5 months back

                                                                                honestly why are they disrepecting the rapstors like this, like everything depends on sixers, toronto is a good team, a good fucking team they have really good vets, players in their prime and young core they have the mix o the best and they are getting disrespected with making the sixers the team that has to win it yes or yes, I mean they are a young team the core embiid and simmons is young jimmy is entering his prime same to tobias they are going to be a dangerous team in the future but now is toronto´s time thats it, IM BETTING U THE MEDIA IS GOING TO DESTROY THE SIXERS TOMORROW BECAUSE OF THEIR LOSS AND THEY ARE GOING TO COMPLAINING ON THE PLAYERS OR COACH

                                                                                • Nobes 76
                                                                                  Nobes 76  5 months back

                                                                                  Raptors win! Kawhi 41pts

                                                                                  • Jean Toronto Raptors
                                                                                    Jean Toronto Raptors  5 months back

                                                                                    Too bad max

                                                                                    We got this

                                                                                    • Majd Mokabel
                                                                                      Majd Mokabel  5 months back

                                                                                      KAWHI SAVED US!!

                                                                                      • RaptorsFanGirl
                                                                                        RaptorsFanGirl  5 months back

                                                                                        FUCK YOU STEPHEN A!!!!

                                                                                        • Mitchell Robingoat
                                                                                          Mitchell Robingoat  5 months back

                                                                                          Holy fucking my sister in the butthole without lube what did I just witness

                                                                                          • LoKey
                                                                                            LoKey  5 months back

                                                                                            KAWHI LEONARD HIT A BUZZER BEATER

                                                                                            • Hector Rodriguez
                                                                                              Hector Rodriguez  5 months back

                                                                                              Your dead wrong Smith Raptors Won Game 7

                                                                                              • Blake Grandersen
                                                                                                Blake Grandersen  5 months back

                                                                                                The finals will be Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors....Bucks lose in 5 or maybe 6.

                                                                                                • jarmark11
                                                                                                  jarmark11  5 months back

                                                                                                  Oh my FUCK. Max going on about his Stars again.