Kobe wasn't joking when he called himself the GOAT - Stephen A. | First Take


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Published: 4 months ago
Stephen A. Smith says Kobe Bryant was not playing around on The Late Late Show with James Corden when he ranked himself above LeBron James and Michael Jordan as the greatest NBA player of all-time.

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Which NBA rule changed the NBA to this softer criteria? I’d like to know when the game stopped being physical?

15 hours ago

Why are more players getting injured more often if the league today is softer than the Jordan era?

15 hours ago

3:40 What version of Space Jam was Max watching?
The one with BJ Armstrong, JJ Red-dick and Luc Longley?

18 hours ago

Kobe would destroy Jordan

1 day ago

Kobe, Jordan, Lebron

2 days ago

🤡

11 hours ago

Who cares. Kobe "maybe" a top 10 at best. Why are people still entertaining this lame? 🤦‍♂️🤷‍♂️

2 days ago

Kobe is an overrated NBA player just like Curry. He's a good player but him and Curry didn't bring any substance in basketball

3 days ago

🤡 🤡 🤡

1 day ago

God damn Steven a is a preacher. His argument is always right, props. LeBron is the goat tho, look at the league ... king j for life

3 days ago

Don't disrespect the reignman he would have killed u stephen

5 days ago

The only reason I need to rank MJ over Kobe is, because Kobe copied Michael with every single little thing. The fade away, mentality, shooting, the way he chewed his gum, his attitude. He followed in michael’s footsteps

5 days ago

You mother fuckas keep on forgetting about Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Fuck you bitches. Especially you Steven Ass Smith.

6 days ago

Wilt jordan and Kobe

6 days ago

To me, Kobe is the GOAT because i grew up watching Kobe

6 days ago

Kobe is the goat he’s better than jordan idc wah anyone says 💯

6 days ago

MJ’s career average is 30 points, higher than Kobe’s despite starting in the NBA later and retiring later than Kobe. He was averaging more points than Kobe in his last seasons compared to Kobe’s last seasons while also being years older. MJ won 3 back to back Championships, RETIRED, won 3 back to back Championships AGAIN, RETIRED FOR THE SECOND TIME, and STILL averaged 20+ points per game.

2 days ago

Jf Ru bullshit? 😂 if i think kobe the goat its my opinion.. tf

4 days ago

Nosnag v lmfao..askin u to stfu isn’t being salty..it’s just to stop u from sayin some more bullshit

4 days ago

Jf Ru ?? Why u so salty bro 😂

4 days ago

Nosnag v shut ur dumbass up

5 days ago

Max makes good points, but the fairy tales of new rules to exaggerate a point is unnecessary

6 days ago

The media need to stop comparing lebron to mj and also stop disrespecting Kobe lebron is a great player but he don’t deserve to be compared to mj that’s just nonsense

1 week ago

Lebron is the GOAT. PERIOD!!!

1 week ago

@Adominator Prove it

1 week ago

Lloyd Pliskin hell no Kobe is

1 week ago

Kobe and pippen would have won every season even against the 04 pistols or the big 3 celtics. Kobe would have had 8 rings

1 week ago

Wilt was just tall. Pippen would kill him. He had all around game. Jordan would benefit more with pippen vs moral or wilt

1 week ago

I started to see. Max been hating on him for a while now.

1 week ago

They would've hurt Curry but Mark Price, John Stockton, and Mugsy Bogues were fine? Ludicrous.

1 week ago

AT WORST kobe is a top 3 player of all time. you can genuinely make more of an argument for kobe being the goat over jordan. Kobe won 2 championships without another all-star level player on his team. Jordan had pippen, lebron had both kyrie, wade, bosh, and love. Kobe had what? gasol as his second best player? gasol was a great player, but he was not an all star level player.

1 week ago

I like how Stephen a makes sensible arguments about the topic I personally think Kobe is the greatest of all time but that’s just me I’m not trying to argue with y’all but people like max just say he is ten times better and don’t give reasons why and the ones they point to are dumb and could just be turned around on them and when you prove them wrong they just insult you while I disagree with Stephen a in thinking Jordan is the goat he uses logical arguments and is good about presenting both sides.

1 week ago

Kobe is the greatest thief of all time 😂😂

1 week ago

Don’t get how back then was “tougher” in the league if back then they literally had a no help defense rule. More “tougher” players. Yes. But “tougher to score”. No.

1 week ago

Lmao son back then there were actual defenders on the court multiple players that actually played defense bro this is the no defense era lol sit down youngster and study your history ✋

1 week ago

Kobe can’t be the Goat he is Mamba 🐍 only one deadly silent striker and that’s Kobe Jordan the goat Lebron James is the King 👑

1 week ago

perfectly said

1 week ago

Unordinary LifeVlog Perfect.

1 week ago

Kobe as the GOAT is LAUGHABLE!

2 weeks ago

@Misael D1 Lebron is not in the GOAT debate either but he's better than Kobe in almost every category! More points per game, more rebounds per game, more assist per game, blocks, steals Lebron. FG percentage, not even close! The only thing Kobe has is more rings, but Lebron has more finals MVPs and 4times as many regular season MVPs. If Kobe cant be compared to Lebron how the hell can you compare him with Jordan?????

1 week ago

dante loving yet LeBron as the GOAT is debatable you could compare Kobe and Lebrun PERIOD

1 week ago

i can imagine Stephen A in the barbershop. making his barber mad every week.....and his barber pushing his hairline back every week 😭😭😭😭😭

2 weeks ago

The only reason there saying this is because they are trying to take the heat off labron

2 weeks ago

Top five
Legoat
Mj
Kareem
Bill
Magic

2 weeks ago