Bill Simmons is joined by hip-hop legend Ice Cube to talk about the renewed Celtics-Lakers rivalry, LeBron to L.A., old-school hip-hop vs. new-school, making records, the Las Vegas Raiders, what to do with the L.A. Clippers, Big3 basketball, and more (11:00). Then Bill sits down with star of HBO’s Ballers and Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman John David Washington to discuss playing college sports, chasing the pro football dream, his big acting break, working with Lee, filming BlacKkKlansman, sports movies, and more (56:50).
A Very Special 400th Episode With Ice Cube and John David Washington
Basketball, football, hip-hop, TV, and movies are all subjects of Bill’s 400th episode
What’s Hopper doing in Russia? Will Eleven get her powers back? And what’s the deal with that clock? All that and more ahead of the seven-episode release on Friday.
The Heat Fall Apart With Joe House, Plus Michael Che on Swollen ‘SNL’ Casts and Stand-Up Comedy in 2022
Che also shares Lorne Michaels stories, details on his new sketch show, and talks social media influence’s on comedy
Plus, the latest offseason news, talking Tight End University, and reacting to the Roger Goodell’s Pro Bowl comments
Season 4 winner Frank discusses his strategy and how it felt to win with friends all around him