HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons revisits the KD-Draymond Green argument, gives some NFL picks, and makes the case for Drew Brees for MVP (1:55) before he is joined by late-night legend Conan O’Brien to talk archaic television formats, talk-show icons, SNL’s golden age, Red Sox vs. Dodgers fans, and…
Source: Conan O'Brien Plus KD Drama and Brees for MVP | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 443)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Chris Ryan to talk about the Kevin Durant-Draymond Green argument, the rise of the Clippers, and Jimmy Butler’s new team (2:50) before sitting down with Malcolm Gladwell to discuss his “grand unified theory of ethnic basketball,” NBA thoughts, Gladwell’s new music…
Source: Draymond vs. KD, Embiid for MVP and the Rise of Podcasts With Malcolm Gladwell and Chris Ryan | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 442)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Cousin Sal after watching a long day of football together, to discuss the Minnesota Timberwolves trading Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers, the Cowboys squeaking past the Eagles, the Titans beat-down on the Patriots, and the Steelers’ hot-streak before guessing the NFL…
Source: The Butler Trade, Dallas Survives, Trubisky Groupies, and Week 11 Lines with Cousin Sal | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 441)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Bleacher Report’s Howard Beck to discuss the Clippers’ renaissance, the Knicks’ turmoil, the Warriors’ dynasty, and the evolution of sports media (3:10). Then Robert Mays joins to talk about Super Bowl contenders and placing NFL wagers for Week 10 (1:03:00).
Source: Reviving the Clippers, Saving the Knicks, and Riding the Chiefs With Howard Beck and Robert Mays | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 440)
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons talks with director and producer Dan Klores about his new, 20-hour ESPN documentary, ‘Basketball: A Love Story’ (3:40), before calling up his buddy JackO to talk about Election Day and fixing the Yankees, and to rub in the Red Sox’s title one more time…
Source: 'Basketball: A Love Story,' Election Day, JackO Fixes the Yankees, and Greg Kinnear | The Bill Simmons Podcast (Ep. 439)
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)
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)