ESPN First Take: Stephen A. Smith Goes Off On D’Angelo Russell!

Video: Watch ESPN First Take’s Stephen A. Smith , Skip Bayless, and Molly Qerim share their take on Lakers rookie point guard D’Angelo Russell secretly recording Nick Young.

  • “He’ll never be trusted ever again. This will stay with him for the rest of his career.”
  • “I am a reporter, and even I don’t want to talk to him.”
  • “As a man, you don’t do that. Under no circumstances do you infiltrate yourself into somebody else’s business.”
  • “He’s 20 years old. You’re 13 years old, you know better. You’re 10 years old, you know better. I don’t care how old you are.”
  • “He is completely untrustworthy, incredibly immature. It was a juvenile punkish move of the highest order.”
  • “This is one of those situations where the Lakers gotta contemplate trading him.
  • This is one of those situations where his agent needs to contemplate dropping him so he doesn’t lose other clients.”
  • “You do not do what this man did.”