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
NBA Prospect Victor Wembanyama Discussion With Ben Golliver. Plus, Interviews With Alonzo Mourning and Gary Payton at Art Basel Miami 2022.
Wos and Ben also talk about where they see Wembanyama in the next year
Plus, an all-time great listener call about the Pimblett drama
Where the ’22 Celtics and Bruins Rank Amongst the Greatest Boston Teams of the 21st Century. Plus, a Pats-Cardinals Preview
Plus, Brian gives his final thoughts on the Xander Bogaerts disaster, but also looks at some of the other Red Sox free agent signings
Bryan and Kevin also touch on playoff scheduling
Sharp and House recap the ‘Thursday Night Football’ Rams-Raiders game, and more