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
Freddie talks us through his incredible career, the record breaking Calvin Klein advert he starred in, and the iconic Nike advert that featured Ronaldinho Gaúcho, Luis Figo, Roberto Carlos, and R9
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The guys also go over the best odds for MVP and Sixth Man of the Year and give their best plays for the Thursday night slate