The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by NBA insider Shams Charania to discuss the NBA restart, its implications for the 2021 salary cap, journalism in the Orlando bubble, and more (4:17). Then Bill talks with former editor in chief of The Hollywood Reporter, Matthew Belloni, about the short-form video platform Quibi, some of its missteps, and ways it could rally back (53:28).
The NBA’s Risky Restart and Quibi’s Struggles, With Shams Charania and Matthew Belloni
How the Orlando bubble could impact the 2021 salary cap
Plus, Kevin speaks about Haason Reddick’s journey from having no scholarships out of Camden, New Jersey, to becoming a Defensive Player of the Year candidate
The ‘Counter Pressed’ crew discuss former England and Arsenal player Alex Scott’s memoir
Ella talks about her reaction of scoring in the final along with the celebrations after the tournament
Alex King discusses his career and his new role under Warren Gatland