HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Kevin Clark and Mallory Rubin to discuss possible landing spots for Antonio Brown, Le’Veon Bell, Kyler Murray, and more (3:40). Then Bill talks with Chris Ryan about the Ringer article “NBA Take Meter: The Stretch Run, Part 1” as well as ESPN’s Tim Donaghy report (43:45). Finally Sean Fennessey joins Bill and Chris to revisit the 2014 Oscars five years later to dole out some cinematic justice (1:03:40).
Trading Antonio Brown, Donaghy Scandal 2.0, and the 2014 Five-Year Oscars
With Mallory Rubin, Kevin Clark, Sean Fennessey, and Chris Ryan
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
Jason is joined by Kristian Winfield from the New York Daily News after the Nets traded Kyrie Irving to the Mavs