Kawhi is the best player in the world, ahead of LeBron! - Max Kellerman | First Take

  • Published: 24 May 2019
  • Max Kellerman insists Kawhi Leonard is the best player in basketball, even ahead of LeBron James.
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Comments • 3 860

    HAYDEN LOFTIN  2 months ago

    Max was right lol.. it was Kd's achilles, not his calf

    • Erik Benezra
      Erik Benezra  2 months ago

      Stehpan A never won an argument against Max

      • Paul Kim
        Paul Kim  2 months ago

        Max: dont know shit about basketball SAS: knows basketvall but Gets wrong whens hes confident in something

        • PolarisKye-_- YT
          PolarisKye-_- YT  2 months ago

          U guys forget that lebron ran the east for 8 years before kawhi don’t get shi twisted nigga

          • Bon Julius
            Bon Julius  2 months ago

            Stephen a should go bald

            • Toranosuke Edo
              Toranosuke Edo  2 months ago


              • Steven Jones
                Steven Jones  2 months ago

                Stick with boxing Maxie-boy......you know squat about basketball......

                • dee ward
                  dee ward  2 months ago

                  I'm big laker fan and I will always say Kobe for life but kawhi reminds me a lot of Kobe. His defense might be better than Kobe's ever was and scoring ability if keeps going at the pace he's at now he could very well at the end of his career match Kobe or surpass him. His play shows me he is the best player right now.

                  • Anthony Howard
                    Anthony Howard  2 months ago

                    The clickbait in this video is unreal 🤣 LEONARD IS LEGIT THE BEST PLAYER EVER BETTER THAN LEBRON 2 seconds in "Do you think Leonard is the best player ever? No"

                    • Fiorello borge
                      Fiorello borge  2 months ago

                      Max shut up you don't know what you are talking about

                      • marioscire1982
                        marioscire1982  2 months ago

                        Kawhi Leonard is the best player in the world.

                        • Dead Pool
                          Dead Pool  2 months ago

                          As long as they meet the quota for Lakers and Lebron mentions in a day. Raptors who? Never heard of em. Any other nba teams out there? Naah.

                          • Life 4 Learning
                            Life 4 Learning  2 months ago

                            Yea Kawhi..keep puttin in work. Do what's best for you and your family. Let's not forget all the clowns that were 2nd guessing you when you didn't want to play for Pop goes the weasel MK Ultra team. Success is such sweet revenge 🤣😂🤣

                            • Jakob Chavez
                              Jakob Chavez  2 months ago

                              I'm glad Kyle kuzma made max layoff the drugs.

                              • 330 Native
                                330 Native  2 months ago

                                Max had that 2 minute rant. And SAS debunked all of that at the end in like 5 seconds 😂😂

                                • xBacon Dreamsx
                                  xBacon Dreamsx  2 months ago


                                  • Koby Schechter
                                    Koby Schechter  2 months ago

                                    Someone tell me what Max is smoking.

                                    • uncle ruckus
                                      uncle ruckus  2 months ago

                                      Okay gsw got a chance to put dis kawhi almost beating us a couple of years

                                      • robert holmes
                                        robert holmes  2 months ago

                                        Too many hypocrites!!

                                        • Keke Edordu
                                          Keke Edordu  2 months ago

                                          MAX has been saying this for the past 2 yrs .. Kawhi Leonard. it was blasphemous when he said it but not so much now .

                                          • Landy H
                                            Landy H  2 months ago

                                            What the Hell if you the Best player you don't go to a Damn Game 5. Golden State going to Smoke those Clowns.

                                            • Diesel Diesel
                                              Diesel Diesel  2 months ago

                                              SAS *almost* cracked up when my man Max hit em with the sleep line

                                              • Justin Williams
                                                Justin Williams  2 months ago

                                                Max...the two best players are Durant and Kawhi. Bron is not second.

                                                • Chris Isreal
                                                  Chris Isreal  2 months ago

                                                  But can't lie steven A smashed max at the end as usual!!!

                                                  • Chris Isreal
                                                    Chris Isreal  2 months ago

                                                    Max a do anything to disrespect kd ...max your hate is getting ridiculous...show respect to the game and the back to back mvp and why do u only use injury to discredit when you want....bs

                                                    • MYG MK
                                                      MYG MK  2 months ago

                                                      Last phrase: kawhi lost to KD. Auto corrector kawhi lost to zaza

                                                      • yusef immanuel
                                                        yusef immanuel  2 months ago

                                                        So scoring defines the best player. No one has a clue. I doubt most fans actually understands the game of basketball. 🤦🏽‍♂️🤦🏽‍♂️

                                                        • Jebac budala
                                                          Jebac budala  2 months ago

                                                          when did thes dudes get in fron of lebron

                                                          • Moment 2 Moment Pictorial & Cinematic

                                                            did this numbskull forget about Steph Curry's dominance the past few years? SMH

                                                            • Dale Francis
                                                              Dale Francis  2 months ago

                                                              Thank you, Stephen A I can’t take everyone trying to put KD down when he is on the court his work speak for his self 🤗 God is good and he will show all the haters 🙄

                                                              • P Jones
                                                                P Jones  2 months ago

                                                                Stephen A I got peace for you.... However Kawhi is a awesome player on BOTH sides oF the ball....

                                                                • Steve Visa
                                                                  Steve Visa  2 months ago

                                                                  This series has been tale of coaching straight up. Anytime you win 1st 2 games of series then loose next 4 its a damm scheme/strategic/coaching discrepancy... Budenheiser & co has had absolutely had no counter.. FACTS

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                                                                    • Nathan Moboto
                                                                      Nathan Moboto  2 months ago

                                                                      LeEspn, back at it!

                                                                      • YvngMontana 537
                                                                        YvngMontana 537  2 months ago

                                                                        Get off that yeyo white boii u trippin

                                                                        • Greer Fried
                                                                          Greer Fried  2 months ago

                                                                          Congrats, Max, you got me to click on the video.

                                                                          • Mannie Jakub
                                                                            Mannie Jakub  2 months ago

                                                                            How many championships does kawhi have?

                                                                            • Uno Astro
                                                                              Uno Astro  2 months ago

                                                                              Kawhi is better. I don't even know what Durant would do if he is Kawhi's shoes rn. Saw him against Memphis in 2013 w/o Westbrook and he can't carry OKC past the Griz. KD just don't have that mental toughness to carry a team by himself. But put him in a team like GSW w/ less pressure, he becomes an assassin right away.

                                                                              • The One Who Is Better Than You

                                                                                My son need a nap.

                                                                                • Shawn Brown
                                                                                  Shawn Brown  2 months ago

                                                                                  Gawd I hate Stephen A. Nails on a chalkboard.

                                                                                  • Ash26Ken13
                                                                                    Ash26Ken13  2 months ago

                                                                                    Max is a dipshit.

                                                                                    • Onika Carrine
                                                                                      Onika Carrine  2 months ago

                                                                                      Listen to my Sports Sunday Podcast.....anchor.fm/TheOCPodcast/episodes/Sports-Sunday--We-hate-Kawhi---not-really-e45duj

                                                                                      • Power Fitness
                                                                                        Power Fitness  2 months ago

                                                                                        Kawhi is way better than LeBron James.

                                                                                        • Tommy Going
                                                                                          Tommy Going  2 months ago

                                                                                          Lets get this right for all yall so called ballers, SAS shutup bias ass, kawhi was the best in 2016 damn zaza Pachulia negro plz...

                                                                                          • chitizzle
                                                                                            chitizzle  2 months ago

                                                                                            Kawhi is in a Jordan like mode wouldn't surprise me if Raptors won is 6.(Warriors never truly specified Durant's injury)

                                                                                            • SharinganSakura
                                                                                              SharinganSakura  2 months ago

                                                                                              Watch them find a way to disrespect LeBron after the finals is done. I can see it now: ( Raptors win one game ) Kawhi is now better than LeBron because his team manages to get one game from Golden State. LeBron couldn't. ( Because 2016 never happened, apparently )

                                                                                              • SharinganSakura
                                                                                                SharinganSakura  2 months ago

                                                                                                So now we went from KD to Harden to Giannis to Kawhi now? People desperately trying to crown someone other than LeBron. Guess what. Whoever you pick is just a temporary placeholder.

                                                                                                • MrMannyfreshness
                                                                                                  MrMannyfreshness  2 months ago

                                                                                                  If the Raptors lose against the warriors Max kellerman: "Kawhi Leonard isn't even close to being the best player in basketball"

                                                                                                  • Black & Yellow
                                                                                                    Black & Yellow  2 months ago

                                                                                                    He wouldnt say that. He will just say the warriors are just a stacked team.

                                                                                                    • munkymun
                                                                                                      munkymun  2 months ago

                                                                                                      Max Kellerman is on drugs

                                                                                                      • Shane August
                                                                                                        Shane August  2 months ago

                                                                                                        Nope, KD is.

                                                                                                        • Dariru
                                                                                                          Dariru  2 months ago

                                                                                                          Kawhi 🙂

                                                                                                          • Dan Agnew
                                                                                                            Dan Agnew  2 months ago

                                                                                                            Stephen A Loaded 😂😂 bc Bucks lost

                                                                                                            • Zathid
                                                                                                              Zathid  2 months ago

                                                                                                              I guess it’s Deer season this year

                                                                                                              • Sebring 07
                                                                                                                Sebring 07  2 months ago

                                                                                                                the person that wrote this title needs to kill themselves

                                                                                                                • Eazy Money
                                                                                                                  Eazy Money  2 months ago

                                                                                                                  Raptors in 7

                                                                                                                  • James Robert
                                                                                                                    James Robert  2 months ago

                                                                                                                    Charles Barkley “You’re not gonna work me like a dog and not pay me.”

                                                                                                                    • Khalid Ali
                                                                                                                      Khalid Ali  2 months ago

                                                                                                                      this guys a fucking idiot

                                                                                                                      • Bryan birdchest Callen
                                                                                                                        Bryan birdchest Callen  2 months ago

                                                                                                                        Im sure im not the only person who saw it but when leonard played for the spurs you could tell he was going to be something special.

                                                                                                                        • Baby Dance
                                                                                                                          Baby Dance  2 months ago

                                                                                                                          wow wow

                                                                                                                          • Baby Dance
                                                                                                                            Baby Dance  2 months ago

                                                                                                                            wow wow

                                                                                                                            • Eli Fish
                                                                                                                              Eli Fish  2 months ago

                                                                                                                              everyone in canada's dick just grew an inch i know mine did

                                                                                                                              • Dj Tenders
                                                                                                                                Dj Tenders  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                should be a disclaimer IMO after every max kellerman comment. Guy says the obvious most of the time acting like he's some oracle trying to become the new stephen a. smith.

                                                                                                                                • Peter Singh
                                                                                                                                  Peter Singh  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                  Max is so dum it is unreal you said bucks would have beaten the rafters you knows shit golden State all the way

                                                                                                                                  • John Klem
                                                                                                                                    John Klem  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                    Fuck you Kellerman libtwat!

                                                                                                                                    • AfectedIce4094
                                                                                                                                      AfectedIce4094  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                      No te entendi ni verga no se ingles

                                                                                                                                      • Wassup TURBO
                                                                                                                                        Wassup TURBO  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                        Look at ur eyelids 😂

                                                                                                                                        • Wassup TURBO
                                                                                                                                          Wassup TURBO  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                          Black Arthur

                                                                                                                                          • AnToNcHaMp96
                                                                                                                                            AnToNcHaMp96  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                            Kawhi ahead of LeBitch the soft ass flop queen herself? I agree with that.

                                                                                                                                            • N.W.A /IceCube
                                                                                                                                              N.W.A /IceCube  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                              The best player in USA maybe, don't include everyone in the world you shithead

                                                                                                                                              • 1D 1R A C U 1L A 209 !!
                                                                                                                                                1D 1R A C U 1L A 209 !!  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                CLOUT CHASERS. FUCK OUTTA HERE. !!! CURRY IS 100X BETTER

                                                                                                                                                • SergeIbakaIsTheGoat -
                                                                                                                                                  SergeIbakaIsTheGoat -  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                  I absolutely hate how people think lebron is the best player right now he’s absolutely NOT the best player, he’s behind giannis Kachin and Kd

                                                                                                                                                  • rashad ali
                                                                                                                                                    rashad ali  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                    2:12 "Look at your eyelids, your not getting enough sleep" -Max Kellerman 2019

                                                                                                                                                    • Truf Williams
                                                                                                                                                      Truf Williams  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                      So Kawhi gets his team to the finals and he's the best player??? Try beating the GSW, LeBron got his team to the finals 8 straight times.

                                                                                                                                                      • Josh Adams
                                                                                                                                                        Josh Adams  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                        Raptors played great team defense, the crowded the paint, used a 3-2 zone defense to stop Giannis, took away Milwaukee’s confidence on shooting. Milwaukee hesitated more from the perimeter. Kawhi was great but it was a great overall effort and adjustment by Nick Nurse

                                                                                                                                                        • Reza Nabavi
                                                                                                                                                          Reza Nabavi  2 months ago

                                                                                                                                                          max kellerman predicted that the bucks would beat GS in the final. So he was wrong twice with one sentence. some "analyst"