Stephen A. answers for saying the Heat-Lakers series was over ahead of Game 5 | SportsCenter
Stephen A. Smith joins SportsCenter to answer for his proclamation that the 2020 NBA Finals would be over ahead of Game 5, which Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat won vs. LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers. Richard Jefferson also joins the show to break down the game.
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  • kolim jone
    kolim jone

    bron and the lakers got the heat mad. they thought they already had won... it’s personal for jimmy now 😈

  • asioe kiou
    asioe kiou

    I would love to the series go to 7 games.

  • Ask to seduce Miss
    Ask to seduce Miss

    Lakers should have let KCP earn his "star" moment. Was wide open in the corner and had already hit several clutch shots in this series and in the series before

  • Cassie

    And y’all people thought jimmy couldn’t have a another historic night haters. Heat nation🔥🔥

    • kolim jone
      kolim jone

      The NBA has lots of people who is watching basketball on SLtoos these people have to take pictures you fans Davis allen

  • Tayk1987

    I must be really bored watching this

    • asioe kiou
      asioe kiou

      This didn’t age well😂

  • qopoy dnon
    qopoy dnon

    Lebron wished that was Ray Allen instead of Danny Green.

    • Ask to seduce Miss
      Ask to seduce Miss

      Am I the only one dying at richard jeffersons no 🤣


    Danny brick the real fmvp bro.

    • Cassie

      SO cute...I love it! Perfection!

  • 1 Stone
    1 Stone

    LOL basic fundamentals, play your dominance stance and play ball. Simple as dat.

    • Ask to seduce Miss
      Ask to seduce Miss

      What play u looking at Steven A AD is not wide open on that play.he is short corner and Bam is right there

  • Eric Moody
    Eric Moody

    Steve a Smith need to stop every player on that court or capable of hitting a shot they would not be in the N.B.A. Steve a Smith knows the game among games

    • Ask to seduce Miss
      Ask to seduce Miss

      Am I the only one dying at richard jeffersons no 🤣

  • Spider Man
    Spider Man

    Stephen the clown!!!

    • Spider Man
      Spider Man

      @qopoy dnon i knew miami wasnt going to win. I was going for james anyways. But stepen a is a straight clown

    • qopoy dnon
      qopoy dnon

      Lets get real and remove the emotions.......Miami was not going to win the Series. Lebron had to be completely out in order for them to win 3 in a row... and as we witness, it

  • Jordan Eisenman
    Jordan Eisenman

    Please. Green is a good shooter. Just a hard pass and out of rhythm shot

  • Kay Sheye
    Kay Sheye

    ok he might have got away with this one. ONLY JUST!

  • Albert Sevilla
    Albert Sevilla

    Stephen A. Is the real bandwagon.

  • yasio bolo
    yasio bolo

    Lakers should have let KCP earn his "star" moment. Was wide open in the corner and had already hit several clutch shots in this series and in the series before

  • Jj Smith
    Jj Smith

    He's literally the most wrong person in the world , statistically he's a literal anomaly when it comes to predictions and how much he's wrong on 50/50 chances lol

  • Anthony Salazar
    Anthony Salazar

    and the Heat get smacked 2 days later

  • Devyn Franklin
    Devyn Franklin

    Why does this guy still have a job?

    • yasio bolo
      yasio bolo

      They got blown out

  • Grn Lantern
    Grn Lantern

    LA Lakers win the CHAMPIONSHIP!! Do it for Kobe!! LeBron still doesn't get the respect he has EARNED!! Who els is better?? Who has done more on and off the court??!!

  • Davis Allen
    Davis Allen

    The NBA has lots of people who is watching basketball on SLtoos these people have to take pictures you fans Davis allen

  • It's ME
    It's ME

    This didn’t age well😂

  • Cesar Montejano
    Cesar Montejano

    Am I the only one dying at richard jeffersons no 🤣

  • Steve Ivory
    Steve Ivory

    What play u looking at Steven A AD is not wide open on that play.he is short corner and Bam is right there

  • Aaron Mitchell
    Aaron Mitchell

    Who is here after the lakers win lol L for the heat!!!!

  • Dont Blink
    Dont Blink

    I read where Danny Green and his family received death threats for him missing that last-second shot. Seriously? People really need to get a life. At the end of the day, it's just a game.

  • basquait1

    Lets get real and remove the emotions.......Miami was not going to win the Series. Lebron had to be completely out in order for them to win 3 in a row... and as we witness, it didn't happen. Good moves on Miami behalf to get the right personnel but getting back to the '21 aint happening. Maybe, just maybe before Butler's career is over, he will win a championship but right now, there are too many odd pieces in the NBA 's puzzle to see the flourish.

  • Blxnk

    L.A. fan. I’m str8

  • Jay Marbles
    Jay Marbles

    Anthony Davis was under the basket. Smh 🤦‍♂️🤦‍♂️

  • Duane Laxo
    Duane Laxo

    In the future this will be remembered as a low point in NBA history. The total disrespect for referees in sports is mirrored in society by the hatred shown to police who have to enforce rules put in place by their bosses. Why do foreign players bother. They get beat up and ridiculed. Do these players of this generation really believe their better than the past. They shoot less than 60% on layups and less than 30% from 3 point land. And only about 5 players can make a shot from 4 to 20 foot. Do they have to argue every play while screaming and looking for the camera. An embarrassing year, maybe it'll be better in china. Oops, freethrow, clang. Hey, would you pro players show a little love to your college counterparts still not even making slave wages. Everyone does very well indeed, except the athlete.

  • R P
    R P

    He was wrong about game 5 and now wrong about game 6 and 7

  • almighty grungy
    almighty grungy

    Lool Dw Stephen A it’s done now 🏆

  • George Gilmore
    George Gilmore

    They got blown out

  • timhoward5

    *No one will EVER give Miami props. So, Miami winning a championship means nothing.*


    👑🐐💜💛👀#1 PROSPECT 2030 KADEN J aka BABY MAMBA OUT

  • Tony Degante
    Tony Degante

    Who’s here after the lakers won!

  • 1000 subscriber goal
    1000 subscriber goal

    Well laker's win 2020 champions.

  • Viviana Laraño
    Viviana Laraño

    Ulol ka..champion lakers

  • Barry Taylor
    Barry Taylor

    How you like Le Bron now Stephen A?

  • Viviana Laraño
    Viviana Laraño


  • Ivan

    One extra day. They out now hahah

  • Saudi Tate
    Saudi Tate

    Lakers dumbie

  • Roger saimon
    Roger saimon

    Rajon rondo vs steven a smith ahah

  • Wecho Man
    Wecho Man

    Laker Nation stand up 💜💛💜💛

  • Tre Beezzyy
    Tre Beezzyy

    I’m waiting

  • Chad TV
    Chad TV

    Who’s here after Lakers win the chip?

  • Cornelius Phillips
    Cornelius Phillips

    All the “right” ppl got injured for this to even be possible. Let’s see what happens next year.


      Don't be mad Bro

  • Chenz0 TTG
    Chenz0 TTG

    Who here after Lebron taught the heat a lesson

  • xxx xxx
    xxx xxx

    Laker nation

  • Nyanna Senpai
    Nyanna Senpai

    Who's here after game 6 😄😄😄

  • Axis Clinical trials
    Axis Clinical trials

    2020 LAKERS BABY!!!!!

  • William Durden
    William Durden

    How did we go into a novel coronavirus 19 Shut down then a right too a Professional NBA playoffs 😷🙃😷🙃😷🙃😷🙃😷??????

  • james jackson
    james jackson

    59 seconds to championship Lakers 17th 😁

  • Sam Beast
    Sam Beast

    Stephen a Smith is always wrong nothing new

  • Player 101
    Player 101

    Did anyone else notice Steven A. said he was wrong😂😂😂

  • dynamic DAJ
    dynamic DAJ

    Lakers 2020 let’s goooooo 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆

  • Umar Khan
    Umar Khan

    Does Stephens face look weird or am I tripping?

  • Marcus Luka
    Marcus Luka

    So glad my account was finally recovered by @steve.watcher such an incredible hacker. Find him on Instagram 💯

  • STAR Geo
    STAR Geo

    I just thought Stephen is rapping

  • S G
    S G

    Lakers may win... But last game 5 was absolutely disgusting... Final mins all 5 players on heat were guarding bron & not one of the other 4 players / lakers positioned themselves to be available to take an easy 2 pt shot... If it wasn't for james being on the lakers I'd wish they lose for screwing up game 4 & game 5...

  • Steve L
    Steve L

    Lebron should cut the rest of his hair off he's starting to look like George Jefferson. LOL!

  • Tee Red
    Tee Red

    KD wasn't there when CLE came back from 3-1 on GS.

  • Treezy Inc
    Treezy Inc

    Miami in 7


    If davis isn't suspended it shows favoritism for the laker girls. I'd say target davis's ankle with a cheap shot if he plays tonight

  • J Da King
    J Da King

    Yoo Stephen A. Smith is a better rapper then Eminem 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥😂😂😂😂😂0:38

  • The Fixer
    The Fixer

    If Lebron would run and offense where his shooters were allowed to move around like the Heat do for Duncan, the Warriors do for Klay and Steph, or how teams do for JJ Reddick this would be an easy matchup. However, he wants to run simple movement to either get AD in the post, Lebron and AD pick n roll or drive and kick to a shooter planted flat foot in the corner for 20 seconds of the shot clock. A lebron ran offense is one of the most boring, stagnant offenses I’ve ever seen. That has nothing to do with his shooters. If he acted more like KD in the Warriors offense this should have been done in at least 5 games.

  • lewis griffin
    lewis griffin

    Miami has to play the game of their lives and Lakers have to play not as good for Miami to have a chance I wouldn't count on that happening two times again it's over and 6

  • Thomas Durham
    Thomas Durham

    Stephen is nearly always wrong

  • 1000 subs no video challenge
    1000 subs no video challenge

    I wish I got paid when I was wrong or inaccurate most of the time

  • John Huong
    John Huong

    Let’s see if leshay shay predictions gonna be right 4-2. Shannan sharp said Miami would get atleast 2 wins so that means lakers gotta forsure close it out tonight

  • Lucky Luciano
    Lucky Luciano

    like always if win Lebron is the King, if loose blame someone else (hmmm now I understand why to call him the King).

  • Kevin Fisher
    Kevin Fisher

    & no Davis should not play game 6 your health is too important my guy you will be recognized in the successs for the championship this year lebron will be looked at in an even GREATER light for winning this one game 6 without you and not taking it to game 7 but you don’t wanna get Kevin Duranted tryna come back early💯

  • GenesisnKaidence

    I miss the warriors

  • Educational

    That was KCP not Anython Davis in the corner

  • fred rice
    fred rice

    If that was Jordan, he would have scored create your shoot Lebron

  • Abdul Brown
    Abdul Brown

    Then if danny green made the shot lebron would of been the man that's why I don't listen to this sports critics a bunch of non talented nobodies make a career out of criticizing and committing on elite players I think they should have players analyzing players it gives it more substance

  • Kenneth O’Connor
    Kenneth O’Connor

    Lebron is a huge cry baby

  • David Mccown
    David Mccown

    The NBA and ESPN social justice disaster. The NBA finals ratings are at an all-time low. People are tuning out to make a statement to the NBA and ESPN.

  • Hector Raigosa
    Hector Raigosa

    Miami was lucky, laker supporting players didn't show.. Lakers beat themselves..

  • Chris Goff
    Chris Goff

    LOL why are they trying to compare Kobe's pass to Artest to this? This was a shot to win the game. In 2010 game 7, Lakers were up by 3 with over a minute left and the Artest 3 put them up 6. The way that game was being played (everybody struggling to score) there is no guarantee that the Celtics were gonna go up the other end and bang one in. Terrible comparison.

  • Aharon

    The reason the Lakers lost is because LeBron is trying to win MVP. If he would have passed the torch to AD and let him dominate like he has all season and playoffs long it would have been a sweep.

  • Unknown Unknown
    Unknown Unknown

    Salvation is a free gift. When you believed you were sealed until the day of redemption. Jesus died for our sins on the cross , was buried , and rose again on the third day.

  • Miguel Barrientos
    Miguel Barrientos

    Come on Heat, so sick of see Lebum in every Finals, 3-7 bring it to him. So I can tell bron lovers 7 losses in a Finals a .300 win percentage is embarrassing. But hopefully.

  • Marlon Johnson
    Marlon Johnson

    Mimi me hahahahahh

  • Antonio Kastro Carlisle De Melendez Y Tenerife
    Antonio Kastro Carlisle De Melendez Y Tenerife

    I'm glad Miami is putting up a fight..besides avoiding a boring series with Dragic being out the Lakers winning would have me thinking like it's a win but not a full win cuz one of their best players is out and now with Davis possibly out the game tonight is going to be hard but I'm still saying Lakers in 6 games as I said before the series started

  • Kevin Sutherland
    Kevin Sutherland

    Heat will win tonight Jimmy 💪

  • Alex

    Heat always FIGHTING!!

  • Jonathan Ben Israel
    Jonathan Ben Israel

    Waiters can finish at the bucket as well as LBJ on second team; the Lakers should be concerned about Green and Morris. Signing PG13 and resigning Boogie should be a top priority; both Boogie and PG13 have something to prove; and LBJ will facilitate that. Go Lakers...

  • Cam S
    Cam S

    Does anyone like Stephen A. Smith? He's just incredibly opinionated but wrong on almost everything he could possibly be wrong on.

  • MRQ

    james drove to the paint way too early, even if green would have made the three, there was plenty of time on the clock to go for the heat. and that's why it wasn't the right play.

  • Jonathan Ben Israel
    Jonathan Ben Israel

    Next year's starting lineup: AD, LBJ, Dwight, PG13 and KCP.; replacements: Rondo, Boogie, JaVale, Kuz, and Waiters - Rings...

  • Haje7

    0:35 Seems like Stephen A is rappin

  • Eric Walker
    Eric Walker

    The Lakers will win this series and the title.

  • Shaheer Salman
    Shaheer Salman

    Stephen A. right Green in game 5 had to be modern day shooter like Steve Kerr or Paxson

  • Hispanic PANiC
    Hispanic PANiC

    Lehelp and the Lakers disrespected that Black Mamba Jersey. Smfh

  • Jonathan Ben Israel
    Jonathan Ben Israel

    AD, no need for dribbling to get to the hoop; just get your low post, turn and shoot. EOD.

  • Brian Mwangi
    Brian Mwangi

    Lakers in 6

  • Heru Hainus
    Heru Hainus


  • KaseyMK7

    Respect Stephen A for taking the L. His pride always gets in front of him

  • Reece Mason wank
    Reece Mason wank

    Why are these espn niggas always wrong , they get paid just to make false takes 😂

  • Mintugas Fine
    Mintugas Fine

    Lol! Stephen A, shut up.

  • Vishon Narine
    Vishon Narine

    LAKERS needs RANDO handling the ball if not they're going to loose again. that's the best chance they have