Bill Simmons is joined by Ben Stiller to discuss his new Showtime series Escape at Dannemora, and making films including Reality Bites, The Cable Guy, Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, and Zoolander. They talk about the difficulty of pursuing comedy in 2019, tortured Knicks fandom, and more (3:50). Then Bill calls up his dad to discuss Joel Embiid’s dominance, the Celtics’ playoffs hopes, the Patriots’ free agency, and more (1:28:25).
Ben Stiller on ‘Tropic Thunder,’ Comedy in 2019, the Knicks, and His Biggest Career Lessons, Plus Bill’s Dad
Bill Simmons is joined by Ben Stiller to discuss his new Showtime series ‘Escape at Dannemora’
Justin, Rob, and Wos reevaluate four NBA teams to discern whether they look better or worse than they did earlier on in the season
Kevin and Kyle talk first impressions of prospects and more
JJ and JackO discuss the details of Judge’s new contract and what his return means for the Yankees
The Annual NFL QB–NBA Player Comp With Ceruti. Plus, the Transfer Portal Explained With Max Olson, and Life Advice With TV Writer Bill Callahan.
The Athletic’s Max Olson joins Ryen to talk about the current version of the NCAA transfer portal, why and how it changed, its affect on team-building and staffing, how it ties in with NIL and boosters, and its impact on high school players
Austin and Warren preview this weekend’s games, including Ravens-Steelers and Buccaneers-49ers