Bill Simmons is joined by Chuck Klosterman to discuss the Golden State Warriors acquiring DeMarcus Cousins and how long their dominance in the NBA can last (01:56). They also debate whether a starting five of all LeBron Jameses would be better than a starting five of any other player in NBA history (21:12). Then they talk about soccer trolls (52:30), the current and future state of MLB (54:28), and the Chappaquiddick scandal in light of it being turned into a movie (1:33:22).
Dominant Warriors, Five LeBrons, Soccer Trolls, MLB Struggles, and Chappaquiddick
Bill and Chuck Klosterman discuss Golden State’s acquisition of DeMarcus Cousins
This weekend’s ‘Stranger Things’ finale is slated to run 140 minutes, a move that has few precedents in the history of television. Our TV critics discuss the exacting task ahead, and a trend that’s increasingly prevalent in the medium.
The Desperate Knicks, UFC 276, Plus Kyrie’s Failed Lakers Play With Van Lathan, Big Wos, Ariel Helwani, and Alan Yang
Alan Yang also discusses his new Apple TV+ show ‘Loot’
Kevin, Ben, and Steven discuss their favorite receivers heading into the new season
Plus, really, really, really big MJF news and ‘Money in the Bank’ predictions
Verno and KOC discuss the Nets drama, where Deandre Ayton will go, John Wall to the Clippers, and more