The Ringer’s Bill Simmons answers a bunch of listener-submitted mailbag questions (2:10), before he is joined by author Michael Lewis to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic, the effects of youth sports being cancelled, what a return to sports arenas may look like, the most interesting coaches, and more (33:55). Lastly, Bill talks with actor and director Jason Bateman about Season 3 of his Netflix series Ozark as well as the HBO miniseries The Outsider, his evolution as a director, reactions to The Last Dance, the 30 for 30 documentary series, quarantine life, bringing back baseball movies and sitcoms, and more (1:39:20).
A Quarantine Mailbag, Plus Michael Lewis and Jason Bateman
The actor and Emmy-winning director joins to talk about Season 3 of his show, ‘Ozark’
Plus, addressing Grayson Allen’s hard foul and Alex Caruso’s injury timeline
The first part of the crime drama’s final season doesn’t bring us to a cliffhanger, but rather a stalemate. What’s changed with the Byrdes?
The Chiefs beat the Bills in an instant classic, but the NFL’s overtime rules need to change. Plus, Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady are out of the postseason.