Russillo is joined by Bill Simmons to discuss the Lakers shellacking of the Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, some tough injuries for Miami, the two-headed monster that is LeBron and Anthony Davis, the Clippers parting ways with Doc Rivers, the upcoming NBA coaching carousel, and more (1:50). Then Ryen talks with CBS Sports and SiriusXM’s Danny Kanell about the college football season, including LSU’s (somewhat) surprising loss to Mississippi State, Texas–Texas Tech, Oklahoma–Kansas State, Miami’s hot start, the near impossible task of ranking these teams in such an unprecedented season, and more (1:09:23).
Bill Simmons on Lakers-Heat Game 1 and Clippers Coaching Search. Plus CFB Check-in With Danny Kanell.
Ryen and Bill break down the Lakers’ big win over the Heat, and then Ryen and Danny talk LSU, Texas–Texas Tech, and more
Bill discusses recent NBA news and the Cardinals wild-card loss to the Rams
Sean and Amanda discuss how the film compares to previous adaptations and where it stands in the awards race
Jason, James, and Ryan make predictions for the next round of the playoffs
Bryan and David break down media moments from wild-card weekend
Also, Verno and KOC discuss whether the Cavs can maintain this success and end the season as a top-six team in the East
Mike and Jesse also run through some of Mike’s pickups for the week and talk about the controversy at the Dallas card show