Bill Simmons breaks down the reasons why the NBA playoff format needs to be dramatically different (5:00). Then, Cousin Sal hops on the line to give his thoughts on the Winter Olympics (27:00), the NBA All-Star Game (34:00), and early Oscars picks (42:00). Finally, Rockets GM Daryl Morey joins to detail his journey through the NBA ranks and the importance of analytics in his life (56:00).
Revamping the NBA Playoffs, Plus Cousin Sal and Rockets GM Daryl Morey
Winter Olympics, All-Star Game recap, and Daryl Morey on how he became the head of one of the league’s top franchises
J.Lo’s 73 Questions With Vogue, Ellen Pompeo’s House by the Beach, Nia Long Featured on The Hollywood Reporter, and More
Juliet and Amanda discuss some end-of-year celebrity news
Bryan and David discuss the runoff election in Georgia
Mike and Jesse discuss Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, and Curt Schilling missing out on the Hall of Fame
Plus, Chris and Andy discuss the combined streaming service for HBO Max and Discovery+