Ep. 147: NBA Power Rankings With Kevin O'Connor

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Ringer NBA writer Kevin O’Connor to properly rank all 30 teams in the league, discuss the Mavs’ tanking strategy (6:00), the Brandon Knight issue with the Suns (12:00), if the Timberwolves should tank (16:00), the struggling Magic (20:00), Justise Winslow vs. Stanley…
Source: Ep. 147: NBA Power Rankings With Kevin O'Connor

Ep. 13: Week 13 Lines With Cousin Sal

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Cousin Sal to discuss the aftermath of the Thanksgiving Day games (6:00), Gary Kubiak’s decision to kick instead of take the tie (10:00), AFC West odds (14:00), Bruce Arians’s sloppy Cardinals (22:00), Dak Prescott’s MVP credentials (27:00), Andrew Luck’s return (31:00),…
Source: Ep. 13: Week 13 Lines With Cousin Sal

Ep. 145: Week 12 Lines With Cousin Sal and Thanksgiving Day Best Bets With Joe House

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal to discuss Sal’s 0-3 Week 11 Vegas trip (5:00), the Chiefs’ surprising stumble (11:00), the Dolphins’ chances of getting to 10 wins (15:00), Dak’s MVP candidacy (17:00), the reason behind Thanksgiving games (24:00), Vikings-Lions (27:00), Kirk Cousins’s Flacco contract (30:00),…
Source: Ep. 145: Week 12 Lines With Cousin Sal and Thanksgiving Day Best Bets With Joe House

Ep. 144: 'Friday Rollin' With Mike Lombardi, Joe House, and Bryan Curtis

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on FS1’s Mike Lombardi to discuss the Pats’ lackluster D-line (6:00), ways for the Titans to win the AFC South (10:00), Doug Pederson vs. Adam Gase (15:00), Raiders-Texans in Mexico (23:00), and Ben McAdoo’s many Post-it notes (27:00). Then, Joe House joins (33:20)…
Source: Ep. 144: 'Friday Rollin' With Mike Lombardi, Joe House, and Bryan Curtis

Ep. 143: Squashing the Beef With Cris Collinsworth and NOLA Sports With Micah Peters

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on NBC’s Cris Collinsworth to squash their social media beef and discuss TV critiques (4:00), Al Michaels’s new TV schedule (11:00), Green Bay’s struggles (16:30), calling two NFL games in one week (21:00), and Collinsworth’s worst NFL loss (27:00). Then, The Ringer’s Micah…
Source: Ep. 143: Squashing the Beef With Cris Collinsworth and NOLA Sports With Micah Peters

Ep. 142: Week 11 Lines With Cousin Sal

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons leans on old pal Cousin Sal to discuss the Cowboys offensive line as MVP (5:00), the Seahawks’ physicality (12:00), the L.A. football experiment (20:00), Pats-Seahawks rivalry potential (24:00), the Panthers packing their bags (29:00), Bills-Bengals (33:00), Colin Kaepernick’s vote (40:00), Titans-Colts (47:00), the reprehensibly…
Source: Ep. 142: Week 11 Lines With Cousin Sal

Ep. 141: Mike Lombardi, Joe House and JackO

Bill Simmons brings on Mike Lombardi to discuss New England’s defense against Russell Wilson (2:50) and which NFL teams are contenders or pretenders (9:25). Then Joe House joins to pick NFL games for the Callaway par-3 (27:00), debate a hypothetical John Wall trade to the Nuggets (36:40), and speculate on…
Source: Ep. 141: Mike Lombardi, Joe House and JackO

Ep. 140: Week 10 NFL Lines With Cousin Sal

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal to discuss Matthew Stafford’s comeback (6:00), who’s going to win the NFC North (10:00), Melvin Gordon’s redemption (14:00), the NFL’s top records against the spread (18:00), Zeke Elliott’s entertaining running style (25:00), Drew Brees’s MVP potential (31:00), how bad Jared…
Source: Ep. 140: Week 10 NFL Lines With Cousin Sal

Ep. 139: JackO on World Series, Kevin O'Connor on NBA, and House's Week 9 NFL Picks

Bill Simmons and JackO break down the greatest baseball game of all time (Game 7 of the World Series) (2:30). Then The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor joins the show to talk about early NBA season surprises (31:40). Plus, Joe House gives his Week 9 NFL picks and things to watch in…
Source: Ep. 139: JackO on World Series, Kevin O'Connor on NBA, and House's Week 9 NFL Picks

Ep. 138: Week 9 Lines With Cousin Sal and Jamie Collins Counsel With Mike Lombardi

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal to discuss who’s more cursed in the World Series, the Raiders’ ridiculous road record (10:00), Dak Prescott vs. Tony Romo (17:00), and the top-tier teams in the league (20:00). Then, Mike Lombardi hops on the line to break down the…
Source: Ep. 138: Week 9 Lines With Cousin Sal and Jamie Collins Counsel With Mike Lombardi