HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Kevin O’Connor to talk NBA awards after 10 games including MVP, ROTY, COTY, Most Improved, Most Hopeless Team, and more (1:50). Then Bill sits down with Matt Damon to talk Ocean’s, Rounders, NBA, NFL, MLB, his new film Ford v Ferrari, feuding with Jimmy Kimmel, and more (53:25).
NBA 10-Game Awards and Matt Damon Returns (the Sequel!)
Bill and Kevin O’Connor hand out early-season NBA awards before Matt Damon joins Bill to discuss ‘Ford v Ferrari’
Tyler Crispen joins the show to recap Episode 11 and talk us through his game this season
Plus, Chris and Andy talk The Replacements’ newly reissued remixed album Tim (Let It Bleed Edition) and how it feels to hear something meaningful to your youth in a new way
And later, mailbag questions!
Mixed Feelings on Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett, the Shocking Resurrection of Dillon Danis, and Israel Adesanya’s Jon Jones Moment?
Plus, Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou, answering some Discord questions about Brian Ortega’s mysterious absence, the suspected PFL and Bellator merger, and more
Verno and KOC talk recent trades and what they mean for all teams involved