Lakers need to hold on to Kyle Why Blake Griffin is -- and isn't -- the greatest 1 week ago   06:43

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Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman of First Take get into a heated debate on whether or not the Los Angeles Lakers need to trade Kyle Kuzma for another NBA star. Stephen A. explains why the Lakers should hold on to Kuzma for dear life and try to sign Anthony Davis.

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James Brown
LeBron just get Love and blake
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Mark Murphy
Almost mvp in paul george? what are you smoking?
Emmet Hawe
'A Poor mans Tatum?' Max you need to stfu! Kuz had a better rookie year than Tatum but was playing for a crap Laker team last year?? Tatum just got extra exposure due to C's making the playoffs but Kuz was a stand out and right there with Simmons and Mitchell for ROTY.
Wajahat Alii
Kuzma > Tatum
melekey
Kuzma fuckin trash 😂
Luka doncic best player in the NBA already
Kyle kuzma is the perfect player to be the face of the Lakers team they don't realise somebody tell em
Harrison Flynn
I'm a Laker fan! The reality is that Danny Ainge doesn't care about any of his future picks as players, he's gonna throw most, if not all the picks plus a few players for Anthony Davis. He's probably planned this for a while and Boston will win the Davis bid. Even without Davis the Lakers can create a championship team literally for the start of next season without even losing anything. Lakers can go the Bradley Beal approach and give up on Ingram, KCP, 1st Rnd pick. In free agency, if Cousins is back to healthy, Lakers should offer good contract for his services. Lonzo, Beal, Bron, Kuzma, Cousins with bench of free agents (rondo, stephenson, maybe jeff green) plus youngsters of Hart, Zubac, Wagner and Myk! Sounds like a championship team right there and highly possible! There's always different ways to get back to the top!
Hebrew Isralite
Kuz
Anthony Hendrix
Ingratiate is Steven A. Smith favorite word but he’s right keep Kuzma trade Zo he can’t shoot and once he gets to the hole he’ll miss or pass it...great defender and great court vision but my guy Kuz is about his buckets and didn’t need the whole dad hype me up bcuz I’m not that good package deal
meenmug804
Banana?
Ezaarkash
Kuzma is life time LAKER - here to stay - PERIOD !
Alexander Mejia
What a miss from Lakers,whaaaatttttt are you out of your mind, Paul is not doing enough for the thunders kuzma should stay period
lenny ash
trade brandon please please trade that man and josh hart spends 43 min on the floor and scores 5 points and he can't guard any body please trade lonzo you can trade his a 2x
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Bryce Hammerton
Lakers should offer hart ball Ingram and 4 first rounders. I have a hard time believing the pelicans say no to that. also allows lakers to keep kuzma
Zhorell Ski
Lonzo (lavar) Ball trade that sucker!
David Parker
They do NOT need a Superstar like these fools keep saying. The Lakers lost to Cleveland without Lebron. Let them go through the fire. Let them sow and grow. LeBron will love it come playoff and finals THIS YEAR! A lot of this rhetoric will be on my compilation video at the end of the season and postseason when the Lakers win the FINALS. Yep, I said it! The Lakers are the best team in the NBA right NOW. If LeBron can get to the finals with K. Love and the funny bunch, he can win the FINALS with the deep bench he has NOW!
Hank Chinaski
Ingram is the one they need to get rid of. The kid holds the ball for too long. If he's going to attack the basket he's got to be quick about it or pass the ball. I hate watching the lakers move the ball well until it comes to Ingram and he'll dribble like six times trying to figure out what he wants to do. Let lonzo, lebron and Rondo facilitate the offense. Ingram needs to catch and shoot, catch and pass, or catch and dribble penetrate, just like Kuzma.
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Why Blake Griffin is -- and isn't -- the greatest Lakers need to hold on to Kyle 1 week ago   04:00

Amin Elhassan, Chiney Ogwumike and Byron Scott of The Jump count down the three best Blake Griffin Staples Center moments, then debate whether Griffin is the best LA Clippers player of all time, or if that title goes to Chris Paul, Elton Brand or someone else from the franchise previously known as Lob City.

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