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ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith threatens NBA superstar Kevin Durant

Stephen A. Smith on “First Take.”
Stephen A. Smith on “First Take.” video image

Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant vs. ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith is the beef du jour.

It all started when the All-Star NBA player described a report in which the screaming head stated Durant would sign with the Los Angeles Lakers if he were to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder. On Monday’s “First Take” program, Smith said he was glad to have the weekend to consider his response, which didn’t involve actually reaching out to the 2013-14 MVP.

First, the background with clips of Smith’s comments:

Jenni Carlson and Anthony Slater discuss the reaction ESPN’s Smith had from Durant’s remarks:

Here’s the full 10-minute “First Take” video :