The Ringer’s Bill Simmons shares his thoughts about Adam Silver’s meeting with the board of governors that seemed to garner “positive feelings” (2:28), before he’s joined by ESPN’s Tony Kornheiser to discuss Tony’s mortal enemy, modern technology; continuing Pardon the Interruption during the pandemic; and all-time captivating athletes including Michael Jordan, Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali, Tiger Woods, Bobby Orr, Secretariat, and more (16:53). Then Bill talks with The Ringer’s Van Lathan about his rewatch of HBO’s The Wire, quarantine thoughts, COVID-19’s impact on Louisiana, ESPN’s The Last Dance, and more (1:04:35).
NBA Optimism Alert!!! Plus: MJ vs. Tyson, Quarantine ‘PTI,’ ‘The Wire,’ and Post-Virus Social Undistancing With Tony Kornheiser and Van Lathan
The ‘PTI’ host runs down his list of the all-time most captivating athletes
Live from Spotify Greenroom, Ariel, Chuck and Petesy get you set for Saturday’s UFC 266 as the fighters step to the scales
Russilo shares his thoughts on college football blue-blood programs that have struggled in recent years before he’s joined by Sheil Kapadia to talk NFL Week 3 and by Tyson Fury for a roller coaster interview
Welcome to the tent, bakers! Every Friday, Amelia and Kate are recapping the latest episode of ‘The Great British Bake Off.’ First up: "Cake Week," and why we love this show so much.
September Streaming Recommendations, Adele’s New Boyfriend, and Yet Another Britney Spears Documentary
‘Tea Time’ recommends ‘The Great British Bake Off’ and ‘FBoy Island’ before discussing Adele and Rich Paul, ‘Chicago,’ whether we really need another Britney Spears doc, and more
Verno and KOC run through their final mailbag of the offseason, which includes questions on the surprising news out of Minny and the ongoing situation in Philadelphia