The former England captain has helped his team to a well-timed run of form. But Sporting KC and New York Red Bulls will be tough to haltShout out to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s continued instinct for the memorable, and his former Manchester United colleague, Wayne Rooney lifting DC United back to relevance;…
Source: MLS playoff predictions: will Rooney lead DC United to glory?
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by ‘One Shining Podcast”s Mark Titus and Tate Frazier to discuss Rick Pitino and his quest for an NBA coaching job (2:23) before Bill sits down with Charlamagne tha God to discuss his new book, ‘Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me,’…
Source: Rick Pitino's Comeback, the Kardashians and Hip-Hop Culture's Takeover With Charlemagne tha God, Mark Titus, and Tate Frazier | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 436)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons calls up Cousin Sal to discuss the Boston Red Sox winning another World Series, World Series MVP candidates, and tales from Dodger Stadium, before guessing the NFL lines for week 9.
Source: Boston Beats L.A., Dodger Stadium Tales, and Guess the Lines With Cousin Sal | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 435)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by ESPN’s Brian Windhorst to discuss NBA teams hitting the panic button, L.A. as the new NBA hub, next year’s free agents, Trade Machine fantasies, and more.
Source: NBA Panic Teams, Mega-Trades, and Next Summer Rumors With Brian Windhorst | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 434)
Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey chats with actor and now screenwriter/director Paul Dano to discuss the trials of directing his first film and adapting one of his favorite authors, Richard Ford.
Source: Paul Dano on Directing His First Film and Adapting Richard Ford's 'Wildlife' | The Big Picture (Ep. 539)
The Ringer’s Justin Charity and Kate Knibbs get together to talk about the spate of potential explosive devices sent to prominent Democratic figures this week (2:14) and how the right-wing media immediately tried to spin it (12:55). Then, they cover the killing of Jamal Khashoggi and how it might affect…
Source: Dissecting the Actions of Mohammad bin Salman | Damage Control (Ep. 543)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons shares his World Series thoughts after watching Game 1 in Fenway Park (2:00), then Bill sits down with comedian Hasan Minhaj to talk comedy, the NBA, and his new weekly Netflix series ‘Patriot Act,’ premiering October 28 (20:10).
Source: World Series Thoughts Plus Hasan Minhaj | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 433)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons connects with Shea Serrano to discuss 2018’s biggest slasher film, ‘Halloween,’ check in after the first week of NBA basketball, and examine the Rockets-Lakers fight (5:20). Then Bill sits down with hip-hop superstar Quavo to talk about the Aubrey & the Three Migos Tour,…
Source: NBA Fights, Migos, Atlanta Hip-Hop, and Michael Myers vs. Kawhi With Quavo and Shea Serrano | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 432)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Cousin Sal to discuss the moneyline murder that was the Chiefs-Bengals showdown, Cowboys heartbreak, and Patriots-Bears before guessing the NFL lines for Week 8. They finish up with some World Series talk and Parent Corner.
Source: Guess the Lines Week 8 With Cousin Sal | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 431)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons reacts to the Red Sox advancing to the 2018 World Series (5:27) before sitting down with actor and director Jonah Hill to discuss his directorial debut film ‘Mid90s’, working in the Apatow circle, the confusing realm of comedy, and more (23:42). Then Bill talks…
Source: Jonah Hill, Red Sox Magic, and 'A Star Is Born' on For Realsies | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 430)