Ep. 102: NBA Conference Finals With Haralabos Voulgaris

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons and one of the world’s most prolific NBA bettors, Haralabos Voulgaris, on OKC-GSW, OKC’s dominance on the boards (18:00), Golden State’s possible adjustments (25:00), Steven Adams vs. James Harden (34:00), LeBron’s durability and rim protector role (44:00), Tom Thibodeau and the Wolves (49:00), and…
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Ep. 101: Scott Harrison

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons with charity: water’s founder, Scott Harrison, on his foundation’s goal of solving the global water crisis.
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Ep. 100: Joe House and JackO

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons and Joe House celebrate Episode 100 by discussing last night’s Thunder-Warriors game, the NBA salary cap and contract extensions (18:00), and the NBA draft lottery (25:00). Then, JackO joins to talk Trump and the Yankees (35:00), and House closes with thoughts on D.C. sports…
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Ep. 99: OKC-GSW With Travon Free

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons welcomes comedian and ‘Any Given Wednesday’ writer Travon Free to break down the Thunder’s athletic advantage, Westbrook’s alpha-dog mentality (14:00), the Spurs’ championship runs (17:00), playing high school basketball with Tyson Chandler (21:00), Curry’s clean image (28:00), Steven Adams’s bruiser status (32:00), losing to…
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Ep. 98: Craig Kilborn

Craig Kilborn talks about his lifelong love of basketball and the Timberwolves, as well as his time at ESPN, Comedy Central and CBS.
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Ep. 97: Restaurateur David Chang

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on world-renowned chef David Chang to discuss the beginning of Noodle Bar, Momofuku’s move to D.C. (12:00), “selective competitiveness” with critics (18:00), the Redskins’ and Clippers’ tragic flaws (26:00), the Pats’ professionalism (31:00), hanging with John McEnroe (33:00), the best chef-inspired films (40:00),…
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Ep. 96: Michael Rapaport

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Michael Rapaport to discuss Harvey Keitel’s ‘Copland’ advice, the Knicks and David Blatt (13:00), Prince’s “stickman” credentials (17:00), MJ’s fashion sense (25:00), LeBron’s teammate potential (31:00), Cavs-GSW (40:00), Dwight Howard’s next stop (46:00), Dr. J’s legacy (50:00), Matt Dillon’s longevity (1:03:00),…
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Ep. 95: Billionaire Investor Chris Sacca

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by billionaire investor and ‘Shark Tank’ star Chris Sacca to discuss Google’s profit ceiling (8:00), Twitter’s lack of innovation (20:00), YouTube vs. Google Videos (28:00), the genesis of Uber (38:00), the e-sports revolution or lack thereof (46:00), Snapchat’s success (1:01:00), Mark Cuban…
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Ep. 93: Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons talks to Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele about their new film, ‘Keanu’; writing comedy sketches (20:00); the state of edgy improv (37:00); and impersonating President Obama (53:00).
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Ep. 93: Chuck Klosterman, Wesley Morris, and Joe House

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons talks to Chuck Klosterman about Prince as one of the most prolific musicians of his era, and they revisit the film ‘Purple Rain.’ Wesley Morris comes on to share his memories of the artist, and ponders what other musicians we’ll mourn when they die…
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