Ep. 170: Sports Movie Hall of Fame: 'White Men Can't Jump'

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Chris Ryan and Rembert Browne to discuss ‘White Men Can’t Jump,’ the fourth inductee into the Sports Movie Hall of Fame. They cover Woody Harrelson’s hustling tactics (6:00), Wesley Snipes’s height (11:00), Rosie Perez’s polarizing character (17:00), the essence of pickup…
Source: Ep. 170: Sports Movie Hall of Fame: 'White Men Can't Jump'

Ep. 169: Super Bowl LI Prop Bets With Cousin Sal and Mike Lombardi

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal and Mike Lombardi to discuss all things prop bets for Super Bowl LI. Topics include: high-scoring teams’ historical Super Bowl record (6:00), the origin of the “Matty Ice” nickname (12:00), Gatorade colors (15:00), Belichick’s kickoff deferrals (21:00), first TD scored…
Source: Ep. 169: Super Bowl LI Prop Bets With Cousin Sal and Mike Lombardi

Ep. 168: Carmelo Trades and Falcons-Pats w/ Joe House + Rembert Browne

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Joe House to discuss the Bulls meltdown (5:00), Bill’s six best made-up Carmelo trades to the Clippers and Cavs (15:00), and Melo’s sneaky-best dark horse destination (32:00). Then, former Grantlander Rembert Browne joins to discuss the greatest sports moments in Atlanta history…
Source: Ep. 168: Carmelo Trades and Falcons-Pats w/ Joe House + Rembert Browne

Ep. 167: Bill Burr

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by comedian and fellow Bostonian Bill Burr to discuss the joys of parenthood (6:00), Wayne Gretzky’s interview style (11:00), the “Big Bad Bruins” (15:00), NBA rivalries (20:00), the Mount Rushmore of TV actors (25:00), Lakers fans claiming Minneapolis titles (33:00), the Belichick-Brady…
Source: Ep. 167: Bill Burr

Ep. 166: Cousin Sal and Wesley Morris

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons calls on Cousin Sal to discuss the Pats-Falcons Super Bowl matchup (5:00), the disappointing NFL playoffs (13:00), whether Tom Brady is the best QB ever (18:00), Tony Romo’s trade value (20:20), the Pats’ continuity (25:00), Matt Ryan’s MVP candidacy (28:00), the Super Bowl LI…
Source: Ep. 166: Cousin Sal and Wesley Morris

Ep. 165: Seth Meyers and Michael Schur

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by ‘Late Night’ host Seth Meyers and ‘Good Place’ creator Michael Schur to discuss this weekend’s AFC championship game between the Patriots and Steelers (3:00), the baseball Hall of Fame and MVP award debates (33:48), and working with Lorne Michaels on ‘SNL’…
Source: Ep. 165: Seth Meyers and Michael Schur

Ep. 164: Mike Lombardi and Sarah Tiana

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Mike Lombardi to discuss Antonio Brown’s locker-room video (6:00), Will Fuller’s inopportune drops (10:00), the Chiefs’ defensive miscues (13:00), Le’Veon Bell vs. Bill Belichick (16:00), Falcons-Packers (21:00), Steelers-Pats (28:00), and Jimmy Garoppolo’s trade value (30:00). Then, comedian Sarah Tiana joins to discuss…
Source: Ep. 164: Mike Lombardi and Sarah Tiana

Ep. 163: Conference Championship Lines With Cousin Sal and 'Patriots Day' With Peter Berg

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal to discuss the Cowboys’ devastating loss (5:00), the other Round 2 games (10:00), Denzel’s Oscars odds (24:00), Packers-Falcons (29:00), Steelers-Pats (33:00), and Superfly Jimmy Snuka’s passing (36:00). Then, director Peter Berg talks about ‘Patriots Day’ (46:00), Garry Shandling (65:00), and…
Source: Ep. 163: Conference Championship Lines With Cousin Sal and 'Patriots Day' With Peter Berg

Ep. 162: Friday Rollin' With Mike Lombardi and Jeff Ross

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on FS1’s Mike Lombardi to discuss the NFL playoff divisional-round matchups (6:00) and designate a corresponding character from ‘The Wire’ for each remaining team. Then, comedian Jeff Ross joins to discuss ‘Roast Battle’ (33:00), his relationship with Ralphie May (38:00), Jamie Foxx’s roast-hosting…
Source: Ep. 162: Friday Rollin' With Mike Lombardi and Jeff Ross

Ep. 161: NFL Divisional-Round Lines With Cousin Sal and Joe Buck

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons brings on Cousin Sal to discuss the not-so-wild NFL wild-card weekend (6:00), Aaron Rodgers’s ridiculous Hail Mary streak (8:00), Matt Moore’s concussion protocol (15:00), Big Ben’s bad throws (21:00), the divisional-round lines (27:00), Pats-Texans (32:00), Steelers-Chiefs (37:00), and Alabama-Clemson national title picks (44:00). Then…
Source: Ep. 161: NFL Divisional-Round Lines With Cousin Sal and Joe Buck