The Ringer’s Bill Simmons reunites with Ryen Russillo to talk NBA bubble basketball! They share some of the notable differences between traditional NBA games and bubble games; discuss Rockets-Bucks, Celtics-Blazers, Pacers-76ers, and Lakers-Raptors; and answer the question “Who is the third-best team in the West?” Plus: the wild-card 76ers, the most fun playoffs matchups, sleeper teams, and more!
Bubble Basketball Revelations, Houston and OKC As Sleepers, and Philly Frustrations With Ryen Russillo
Bill is joined by Ryen Russillo to discuss the NBA restart in Orlando
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