HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Joe House to rehash the Pelicans-Lakers trade and point out the winners and losers of the 2019 NBA draft (2:37). Then Bill sits down with the king of Yacht Rock, Michael McDonald, to discuss playing with Steely Dan, his time with the Doobie Brothers, heartbreak songs, his solo career, his summer tour with Chaka Khan, and more (1:25:50).
NBA Draft Reactions, Pelicans Party, and the Worst NBA Owner With Joe House
Plus: Michael McDonald of the Doobie Brothers
Plus, previewing George Clooney and Julia Roberts’s upcoming movie, ‘Ticket to Paradise’
Verno and KOC discuss what James Harden and Joel Embiid playing a full season together should mean for Philly and the league
Jason and Austin break down the biggest games from the weekend and preview what’s on tap for Week 4
The guys also discuss Candice LeRae and Omos
Chris and Andy discuss Jon Hamm’s quietly successful new movie