Dave shares his thoughts on the recent controversy around comedian Shane Gillis (1:00) before sitting down with analytics expert Jeff Ma—best known as the blackjack player at the center of the book Bringing Down the House and the film 21—to discuss trusting data over instincts and facts over bias (5:57).
Jeff Ma: Breaking Biases
Dave talks to the famous blackjack player about trusting data over instincts
Lucas Shaw joins Matt to discuss the upcoming Sun Valley conference
Also, Verno and KOC discuss the Malcolm Brogdon trade
CFB Realignment: Which Fan Bases Are Actually Happy? With Bruce Feldman and Van Lathan. Plus Danny Ainge Does It Again.
Bruce joins Ryen to talk about exactly how UCLA and USC secured a move to join the Big Ten conference in 2024 before Van comes on to discuss how conference realignment in college football affects the regional aspect of the sport
Elsewhere, Noisy Boy, ASF, Jack Cartwheel, Komander, and Cometa Maya put on a clinic worth a multitude of GIFs in this week’s best pro wrestling matches
Jeanette Kwakye and Flo Lloyd-Hughes join Ian to discuss England’s chances, some dark horses, and other sides that look strong going into the European Women’s Championship
Dave, Chris, and Bryan Ford pursue a dish close to Bryan’s heart: the Honduran quesadilla