The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Ryen Russillo to discuss The Match 2; encouraging rumors about the return of the NBA and possible playoff scenarios; ex-athlete commentator bias; Horace Grant’s comments following The Last Dance; the spectrum of “forgivable athletes”; one of Bill’s favorite sports documentaries, When We Were Kings; and more!
Brady’s Fun Golf Match, the NBA’s Big Return, Pierce vs. LeBron, and the Unforgivable Lance Armstrong With Ryen Russillo
Plus, Bill and Russillo discuss Horace Grant’s comments following ‘The Last Dance,’ ex-athlete commentator bias, and much more
Paul was making his way at one of the biggest clubs in Europe, Manchester United, when his world was turned upside down. We talk to Paul about the process of retiring at a young age, the challenges, and what the future holds.
Jason dives into the early performances from the Cubs and White Sox before recapping what a great day of basketball means for the Chicago Bulls
The second adaptation of a Sally Rooney novel starts from a similar place as ‘Normal People,’ but soon veers in a different direction—one that is an inherently harder sell
JJ and WFAN’s Chris Lopresti react to the comeback victory before talking Mets and Yankees baseball
A stunning Game 7 loss isn’t all Phoenix has to wrestle with. From Chris Paul’s long-term status to a few key contracts, the Suns’ offseason will likely decide if and when they make it back to the NBA Finals.