HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by JackO to discuss the MLB trade deadline, Yankees–Red Sox, A-Rod’s announcing, the 2020 election, and more (4:04). Then Bill sits down with owner of Fanatics and 76ers part-owner Michael Rubin to talk about sports team ownership, player empowerment, the 2019-20 76ers, sports apparel trends, counterfeit merchandise, streamlining production, and more (56:45).
The A-Rod Problem Plus Fanatics owner Michael Rubin
Bill is joined by JackO to discuss the MLB trade deadline, A-Rod, the 2020 election, then sits with Michael Rubin to talk sports team ownership, apparel, production, and more
Tough one for the Birds
One-loss Alabama will have a chance to play for a national championship. Undefeated Florida State will not. The College Football Playoff selection committee just told us where the sport is heading—and put the "best vs. most deserving" debate to bed once and for all.
Brian also previews the College Football Playoff
Rachel and Jodi get into all the details from the Bravo news of the week
Joel McHale joins the show to get into his career and past as both a host and an actor, then talk Episode 7