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Stephen A. emphatically picks Dubs to repeat as champs

The Warriors’ championship parade hasn’t even begun to roll down Market Street yet, but it’s never too early to speculate on what’s next for the dynasty in the Bay. Just minutes after Golden State clinched its fourth NBA title in eight years, ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith picked the Warriors to represent the Western Conference again in next year’s NBA Finals -- and later selected them to repeat as champions.
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Why Stephen A. believes Steph, MJ impacted game for better, worse

You cannot tell the story of the NBA without players like Michael Jordan and Steph Curry. Jordan is widely considered to be the greatest player in the history of basketball, while Curry is considered the greatest shooter in the history of basketball. On Wednesday's episode of "First Take," analysts Stephen...
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Stephen A. gives bold prediction about Steph, LeBron titles

Heading into the 2022 NBA Finals between the Warriors and Boston Celtics, superstar Steph Curry has three NBA championships to his name, coming in 2015, '17 and '18. On Tuesday's episode of ESPN's "First Take," analyst Stephen A. Smith predicted where Curry will finish in terms of championships compared to an old rival.
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Stephen A. hotly debates 'god’ Steph vs. Luka with JJ Redick

Steph Curry has ascended to all-time great status. Luka Doncic has crashed into the NBA elite club after embarrassing the Phoenix Suns in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals. Steph Curry vs. Luka Doncic is the marquee attraction to the Western Conference finals between the Warriors and Dallas Mavericks.
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Why Stephen A. believes Mike Brown 'luckiest man in NBA'

The Kings have already made up their mind to hire Mike Brown as their next head coach. However, ESPN's Stephen A. Smith believes that if the position was still open, they might reconsider. “Mike Brown stands today as the luckiest man in the NBA” Smith said Thursday on “First Take.”...
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Redick calls out Stephen A. for 'backpedaling' on Dubs Finals pick

JJ Redick is putting analysts on notice. Just one week after the 17-year NBA veteran got into a fiery debate with Chris "Mad Dog" Russo over Draymond Green's behavior on the court, Redick held ESPN's Stephen A. Smith accountable after he appeared to be backtracking a little on his Warriors NBA Finals pick.
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