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
The much-hyped World Cup face off wasn’t a heroic underdog effort on the part of the Americans. It was a match between equals.
Ian is joined by Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Carl Anka to look back at England’s 0-0 draw against an impressive USA side
Musa and Ryan discuss the resulting draw from World Cup England-USA football match, and more