Bill Simmons talks with Ryen Russillo and Kevin O’Connor about who will be the Most Valuable Player in the NBA in 2019 (2:40) before Bill sits down with actor John C. Reilly to discuss his journey from the South Side of Chicago to the silver screen. Then they talk about working with the great Paul Thomas Anderson, Step Brothers, Boogie Nights, Reilly’s new film The Sisters Brothers, and more (32:30).
The Next NBA MVP, Plus John C. Reilly
Bill talks basketball with Ryen Russillo and Kevin O’Connor, then ‘Step Brothers,’ ‘Boogie Nights,’ and more with actor John C. Reilly
In the latest Disney+ finale to bite off more than it can chew, "The Jedi, the Witch, and the Warlord" paves the pathway to the future while this season’s character work, plot points, and payoffs suffer
Bryan and Jason also discuss the historic ousting of Kevin McCarthy as speaker of the House
Rare QB Redemption Stories and Harden’s Sabotage Excitement. Plus, Julian Edelman on Belichick and Mac.
Ryen talks the redemption stories of Baker Mayfield and Jared Goff, and Julian Edelman joins the show to discuss the high-flying Miami Dolphins motion offense, the development of Mac Jones, and much more
Ben, Khal, and Brian also talk about Bobby Lashley wanting Jade Cargill in his emerging group and Mustafa Ali missing out on a championship opportunity
New offensive coordinator Todd Monken has brought a new, more pass-friendly scheme to Baltimore. While there haven’t been fireworks yet, a close look at the X’s and O’s shows that we shouldn’t be surprised when this passing attack takes off.