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I like Ja Morant over Zion with the No. 1 overall pick – Lil Rel | First Take

Lil Rel, famous for his roles in Get Out and Uncle Drew, joins First Take to talk about his hometown of Chicago and more specifically the Chicago Bulls. Lil Rel says that if the Bulls got the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft, he’d prefer his Bulls to take Murray State’s Ja…

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Lil Rel, famous for his roles in Get Out and Uncle Drew, joins First Take to talk about his hometown of Chicago and more specifically the Chicago Bulls. Lil Rel says that if the Bulls got the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft, he’d prefer his Bulls to take Murray State’s Ja Morant over Duke’s Zion Williamson. He says Morant is a better fit for the Bulls and adds his second hot take to the show by saying the Golden State Warriors are not a lock to make the NBA Finals because in his opinion “they don’t play defense.”

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    kbayj

    April 16, 2019 at 9:51 am

    I like J-MO over everyone in this class. On some real shit though, you just never know until there in the league. J-MO will a better contributor all as rookie more so than Zion.

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    Cool Kelo

    April 16, 2019 at 10:40 am

    Big shoutout to Ryan Hollins one of John Muir High Schools finest! Keep doing you bro and Go Stangs!!!

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    B U

    April 16, 2019 at 10:53 am

    Hollins was definitely that dude on the team you didn’t talk to. Straight up Gump

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    Mista Leaks

    April 16, 2019 at 11:15 am

    This why we don’t watch the first take bench.

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    Andrew Lee

    April 16, 2019 at 11:50 am

    He will be a better player for sure. Don’t doubt it

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    Gianni Kasanpawiro

    April 16, 2019 at 12:29 pm

    Lil Rel sounds like Kevin Hart low key! 😂😂😂

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    Dilly Dilly

    April 16, 2019 at 1:15 pm

    hollins with the sneak kd to dallas take… WE NEED AN EXPANSION ON THAT TAKE

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    Peter Babcock

    April 16, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Lil rel knows way more than all of them

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    Dyl Gonzalez

    April 16, 2019 at 2:26 pm

    Lil Rel knows the real deal bout KD lmao

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    Isaiah Thomas

    April 16, 2019 at 3:27 pm

    Zions my boy but if something happens in Zion doesn’t achieve I’ll take Ja over Zion

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    Slick__91

    April 16, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    Watching this segment proved Ray Ray from the barbershop probably knows more about basketball than NBA analyst on ESPN.

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    Quincy Lockett

    April 16, 2019 at 7:09 pm

    Well he said they don’t play defense lmaooooo

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    DatAss Tho

    April 16, 2019 at 10:54 pm

    Who the fuck do they have on the show wtf

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    Lord Beerus

    April 17, 2019 at 3:19 am

    I say steph because hes been shooting blind until he just got his contacts 💀

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    Africa Supreme

    April 17, 2019 at 7:13 am

    KD is way too thin skinned to come to the Knicks. NYC media will tear that man apart

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    Love Peackeeper

    April 17, 2019 at 10:59 am

    Zion is staying in college

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    Renegade Raider Is Rare

    April 17, 2019 at 12:17 pm

    THIS DUDE AN IDIOT

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    Zyrif Brown

    April 17, 2019 at 1:13 pm

    Let’s keep it real people anybody in there right mind knows Zion is gonna be the #1 draft pick

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    Shaquille Ricks

    April 17, 2019 at 3:25 pm

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    HARDHEADZ Live 2 Inspire

    April 17, 2019 at 4:08 pm

    Durant and Hield could possibly be a good duo

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    nabil chowdhury

    April 18, 2019 at 12:24 am

    Zion in a different class than RJ???? Nah, RJ was considered better in HS and the beginning, and I think he still is.

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      Naseem Saleh

      April 18, 2019 at 1:48 am

      Shit changes get over it

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    Andre Jordan

    April 18, 2019 at 3:32 am

    Arw they dumb? The bulls need a POINT GUARD. You cant go wrong with any of the top 3 players, so you go according to what you need. OPJ markannen and wcj. Where is zion gonna fit? Who are they going to bench?

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    Tyler Murray

    April 18, 2019 at 4:23 am

    Why Rel sound just like Kevin Hart…

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    tbe Henderson

    April 18, 2019 at 8:39 am

    Basketball is a team sport. So may the best team win. Stop undermining team play in a team sport.#realOakland#warrior
    #1stTeamStatue

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    ShilohDaLoC

    April 18, 2019 at 11:50 am

    I like ja over Zion too

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