FIRST TAKE

Stephen A. Smith says Harden-Westbrook can rival any dynamic duo in NBA

The Rockets made a huge trade on Thursday night when the acquired Russell Westbrook from the Thunder.

The Rockets sent Chris Paul back in return along with some draft picks.

Today on First Take, Stephen A. Smith shares his thoughts on the trade, and also weighs in on Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni.

Friday on First Take, Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman talk about their expectations for Russell Westbrook in the playoffs, and Stephen A. explains why Westbrook needs to be careful. Also, Max weighs in on why Westbrook is one of his favorite players, and how he can play better come playoff time.