The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Raja Bell, Ryen Russillo, and Kevin O’Connor to discuss the first few days of NBA playoffs, the top draft prospects, and the 2020 NBA draft lottery (4:35). Then he speaks with The Ringer’s Nora Princiotti about the upcoming NFL season, how empty football stadiums could affect on-field play, the “battle” for the Patriots’ starting QB position, the live-music void in the pandemic, music documentaries, and more (1:34:15).
NBA Lottery Winners, GSW’s Next Move, Philly’s Slide, Cam Newton, and Taylor Swift With Raja Bell, Kevin O’Connor, Ryen Russillo, and Nora Princiotti
NBA playoffs, draft reactions, Patriots QBs, and more
Tua and the Concussion Dilemma, Danny Amendola on Playing With Brady, Plus Matt Buschmann on Catching Judge’s 61st
Ryen, Ceruti, and Kyle also make their favorite bets for NFL Week 4
Sharp and House also give out some parlay and teaser legs
The Netflix rom-com is a charming joyride, and a sharp attitude adjustment for such a traditionally dreary artist