HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by his first-ever podcast guest and New York Times sports reporter Marc Stein to discuss Luka Doncic’s red-hot NBA start, Dirk Nowitzki in the Dallas sports pantheon, Anthony Davis, and contemporary sports journalism (3:33). Then Bill sits down with The Ringer’s Chris Ryan to discuss the recent Markelle Fultz news (1:22:55).
Luka Does Dallas, AD’s Future, and the Fultz Fiasco With Marc Stein and Chris Ryan
What happens to the Process if Markelle can’t play?
Lucas Shaw joins Matt to discuss the upcoming Sun Valley conference
Also, Verno and KOC discuss the Malcolm Brogdon trade
CFB Realignment: Which Fan Bases Are Actually Happy? With Bruce Feldman and Van Lathan. Plus Danny Ainge Does It Again.
Bruce joins Ryen to talk about exactly how UCLA and USC secured a move to join the Big Ten conference in 2024 before Van comes on to discuss how conference realignment in college football affects the regional aspect of the sport
Elsewhere, Noisy Boy, ASF, Jack Cartwheel, Komander, and Cometa Maya put on a clinic worth a multitude of GIFs in this week’s best pro wrestling matches