We break down the ins and outs of the proposed changes to the NBA schedule, including playoff reseeding, the midseason tournament, and more (2:00). Then, we talk about the NBA’s dip in TV ratings this year, wondering whether it has anything to do with the Western Conference’s being loaded and a dearth of Eastern Conference stars (33:51).
‘The Mismatch’: The NBA’s Radical Proposed Schedule Shakeups
Plus: Is Giannis as big a star as he deserves to be?
The Wemby Era, a Women’s Hoops Revolution, Taylor Swift Vs. the Beatles, and Maye Vs. Daniels With Chuck Klosterman
Bill Simmons is joined by Chuck Klosterman to discuss Victor Wembanyama speculations, women’s college basketball, the cultural colossus that is Taylor Swift, and much more
James Allcott is joined by Dan Abrahams to discuss what goes on inside a manager’s mind