HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by NBA legend Steve Nash to talk player empowerment and how the public reception has changed around players who leave their teams for new horizons (2:55). Then Bill sits down with Billions cocreators Brian Koppelman and David Levien to discuss athlete cameos, turning 50, hanging with billionaires, writing the show, and more (37:25). Finally, Bill talks with Chris Ryan about Team USA, their narrow victory over Turkey, why young players may feel inclined to sit out of FIBA, Olympics predictions, and more (1:09:15)!
The New NBA and Billionaire Secrets With Steve Nash, Brian Koppelman, David Levien, and Chris Ryan
Talking ‘Billions’, the NBA, and whatever the heck is happening with Team USA
Boston’s playoff run was just the cleanse many fans needed to forget about last season. But things may not be all that sunny on the horizon.
Benjamin, Kaelen, and Steven begin their Week 7 Friday Walk Through by sharing their reactions to the thrilling Thursday night game between the Browns and Broncos
Plus, hear which bets Warren has to talk Joe out of and another week of House’s Exotics
Watson to Miami Rumors and Tua’s Future With Jeff Darlington, Plus a Look Back at “The War,” Hagler-Hearns, With Bob Arum and Don Stradley
Ryen also gets into some NBA talk, including how impressed he is with the Hawks and their depth, before getting a ruling on a pickup hoops encounter
"German Week" included a double batch German cookie signature challenge, an obscure Prinzregententorte technical challenge, and a tiered yeasted cake showstopper challenge. We break it all down.