HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons offers up his thoughts on the Celtics’ win streak (5:00) and Kyrie Irving’s newfound love of facilitating his teammates (10:00). Then Dan Patrick of The Dan Patrick Show joins to discuss his role in BS’s dismissal from ESPN (27:30), the problems with today’s sports coverage (36:00), and Westbrook’s situation in OKC (49:30). Then Hillsong founder and NBA confidant Pastor Carl Lentz joins to lay out how secret NBA scrimmages come about in the summertime (1:08:20).
Celtics Chatter and Dan Patrick on the Problems With Today’s Sports Coverage
Bill is joined by the host of ‘The Dan Patrick Show’ to discuss their time at ESPN. Then Hillsong founder Pastor Carl Lentz sits down to talk basketball.
Plus, Chris and Andy talk The Replacements’ newly reissued remixed album Tim (Let It Bleed Edition) and how it feels to hear something meaningful to your youth in a new way
And later, mailbag questions!
Mixed Feelings on Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett, the Shocking Resurrection of Dillon Danis, and Israel Adesanya’s Jon Jones Moment?
Plus, Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou, answering some Discord questions about Brian Ortega’s mysterious absence, the suspected PFL and Bellator merger, and more
Verno and KOC talk recent trades and what they mean for all teams involved
What’s Going On With the Bengals Offense? Plus, a Preseason Hype Check and a Packers and Lions Preview.
Nora Princiotti and Steven Ruiz do a deep dive on Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals offense and how to solve their struggles