Bill Simmons is joined by Ryen Russillo to talk about the first round of the NFL draft—from the quarterback selections to the merciless booing of Roger Goodell—and topics from the NBA playoffs, including: Jaylen Brown’s potential, the Pelicans, Philly’s chance to come out of the East, issues with the NBA lottery, and much more.
A Late-Night NFL Draft Party and NBA Talk With Ryen Russillo
Plus, issues with the NBA lottery, and the Sixers’ chances of coming out of the east
Kyrie is on his way to the Mavs, but the bigger shoe has yet to drop. Two writers wade through the wreckage in a discussion about the Brooklyn Nets’ plans, what Durant wants, and the ever-shifting winds of the NBA trade deadline.
The Memphis Grizzlies’ young nucleus has taken another leap this season, but are they good enough to get the Grizzlies to the Finals? With so many prospects and picks and the deadline looming, the temptation to deal could be strong.
Olsen has made great strides as part of Fox’s no. 1 NFL broadcast crew. But that position was never guaranteed, especially not after Brady’s retirement.
Dissecting the D’s in Philly and K.C. Plus, the Derek Carr Conundrum, the Panthers’ Rising Stock, and More Big Takeaways Heading Into Super Bowl LVII.
Sheil and Ben also discuss how the Broncos’ hiring of Sean Payton could signal that the arrow is pointing up in Denver