The Ringer’s Bill Simmons shares some thoughts from Week 1 of the 2020-21 NBA season (2:00), before talking with sports media legends Jackie MacMullan and Bob Ryan to discuss NBA stories ranging from the 1960s up until today. They also discuss tweaks to this NBA season, including travel and the shortened schedule, the James Harden sweepstakes, and more (27:00).
Week 1 NBA Notes. Plus, NBA Then and Now With Jackie MacMullan and Bob Ryan.
Bill talks NBA history with the legendary sportswriters before checking in on the James Harden sweepstakes
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Plus, Sheil and Ben take a close look at the fraudulent Bucs and throw some cold water on the Seahawks’ fluctuating success story
Steve and Paul also break down England-Wales
Van and Rachel also remember the lives of friend and music executive Hovain Hylton and actress and pop star Irene Cara
The lads also wrap up the Autumn series for England and Wales and discuss what’s next for both teams and their under-fire coaches