Bill Simmons is joined by Daryl Morey to discuss the Rockets’ impressive start to the NBA playoffs, James Harden’s progression, the 3-point revolution, and more (2:48). Then Bill runs through the Patriots’ 2019 schedule, some NFL over/unders, and things to watch out for this weekend in the NBA playoffs (29:07). Finally, Bill sits down with TMZ’s Van Lathan and writer Rembert Browne to talk about Nipsey Hussle, his legacy, how he’s inspired today’s cultural leaders to uplift their communities, and more (37:17).
Daryl Morey on Ruining Basketball and the Surging Rockets, Plus Van Lathan and Rembert Browne on Nipsey Hussle’s Legacy
The Rockets GM joins to talk about the team’s strong start to the playoffs and more, then Van Lathan and Rembert Browne sit down to discuss the inspirational late rapper
Sean and Adam discuss ‘Dogs’, what it means now, and how some of the other Sundance ’92 films were remembered—or not
Plus, an interviewer’s cringey question to Ari Lennox has the internet abuzz
Charles and Grace question the phenomenon of weird movie trailer music and Paul Thompson joins the show to discuss the history and transformation of Earl Sweatshirt
Author Morgan Housel joins to talk Peloton, Bitcoin, and finance myths
The home planet of Luke and Anakin Skywalker has often been depicted as a wasteland of sand and villainy. Finally, one series is showing that there’s much more to it.