HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by his dad to talk about the Rockets letting another playoff game slip through their fingers and the end of the Celtics’ season (2:50). Then they are joined by longtime Celtics radio play-by-play announcer Sean Grande to reexamine Boston’s season, including where it went wrong and why it couldn’t be fixed (25:30). Finally, Bill sits down with comedian Anthony Jeselnik to discuss edgy tweets, comedy roasts, gambling, sports, Jeselnik’s new Netflix comedy special, Fire in the Maternity Ward, and more (1:00:50).
KD’s Out, Kyrie’s Leaving, and Jeselnik Is Still Funny—With Bill’s Dad, Sean Grande, and Anthony Jeselnik
Plus, the Rockets let another playoff game slip through their fingers and the end of the Celtics’ season
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Plus, reacting to the Chargers’ loss to the Cowboys, the Titans’ comeback win against the Seahawks, and more