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
Sheil and Ben discuss Philadelphia’s big win over Tennessee
Brian also discusses news that the Red Sox are unlikely to retain Xander Bogaerts
The TV personality and journalist joins to discuss her new Amazon Prime show
The College Football Playoff field is set with Georgia, Michigan, TCU and Ohio State, setting up a potential championship game rematch of The Game. Is that a bad thing?