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
Steven Spielberg released his ‘Jurassic Park’ sequel 25 years ago, and while it pales in comparison to the original, there’s plenty to appreciate when viewed through a different lens
JJ reacts to the Rangers’ loss to Carolina and Max Scherzer’s injury scare against the Cardinals
Plus, talking old school vs. new school ‘Survivor’ and the strategy involved in rewards challenges