Bill Simmons calls Joe House to tell him that LeBron has jumped Bill Russell and is now no. 2 on his all-time list. They talk about today’s conditioning and health knowledge versus other basketball eras, the 76ers-Celtics series, Raptors coach Dwane Casey getting fired, and fake trades for DeMar DeRozan (4:25). Finally, Bill connects with Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck to talk about the franchise’s strong roots, working with Danny Ainge, the Brooklyn trade, Boston’s rookies, and more (58:55).
LeBron’s Pyramid Rise and Toronto’s Future
Plus: Toronto’s future, Round 3 thoughts with Joe House, and Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck
Plus, breaking down what’s next for LeBron James and the Lakers
Plus, Justin Termine on the Kyrie-Nets saga
In a two-part podcast, Bill breaks down the blockbuster trade between the Nets and Mavericks and looks ahead to the Chiefs-Eagles matchup
Chris and Andy discuss the upcoming Paramount+ and Showtime merger and James Gunn’s grand plans for the DCU, then turn their attention toward breaking down the newest episode of ‘The Last of Us’