Bill Simmons is joined by Zach Lowe of ESPN to discuss the angriest NBA fan base (02:00), locks for the Western Conference All-Star starting lineup (04:30), Anthony Davis vs. Karl-Anthony Towns (19:30), the Cavs potentially trading for Boogie Cousins (34:00), their current All-Defense first team (55:45), if the Rockets are legitimate (58:30), the Isaiah Thomas–Paul Pierce drama (01:07:00), and the most bizarre story in the NBA (01:11:15).
Who Are the All-Star Starters in the Western Conference?
ESPN’s Zach Lowe joins Bill to share his All-Star picks
The ascendant young rapper and singer has proved he can match anyone in terms of hype and publicity, but his debut album, ‘Montero,’ never quite lives up to its billing
The results may be mixed, but Disney’s new animated ‘Star Wars’ series tells new stories in a way we haven’t seen before by enlisting Japanese animation studios and giving them greater control over the end product
Plus, discussing the most hated Duke players of all time after JJ Reddick announced his retirement from the NBA
A Zach Lowe–Jackie MacMullan Reunion on West Sleepers, Toughest Coaching Gigs, and Ben Simmons Options
Plus, Bill, Zach, and Jackie discuss which NBA conference is the strongest
Plus, Juliet and Amelia discuss Mari and Kenny’s taco date
Amelia breaks down which couples are moving closer to engagement, love triangles, and more