As The Last Dance came to an end this weekend, Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss its impact and what this means for ESPN (1:30). They then break down the Ronan Farrow and Ben Smith situation and give their thoughts (27:58). They are then joined by journalist and writer Lawrence Wright to discuss his new book The End of October and how it relates to our current pandemic (39:30). Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker guesses the strained-pun headline.
‘Last Dance’ Wrap-up, Ronan Farrow and Ben Smith, and Lawrence Wright on Fact and Fiction
Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week
Plus, discussing the Cubs’ season and why the fans should be patient throughout the team’s rebuild
JJ and Jerry discuss whether the Knicks should acquire a star heading into next season
Kevin O’Connor, Ryen Russillo, and J. Kyle Mann join the pod to talk about the Eastern Conference finals
After years of stockpiling centers, Orlando lucked into the no. 1 pick in the 2022 NBA draft, and the right to select one of three top big-man prospects
The guys discuss the fiasco involving the women’s tag-team champions