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
Johnny and Michele talk Nelson’s big decision in "The Draw" and her elimination challenge against Olivia and Horacio
Plus, the guys discuss Aljamain Sterling’s assertion that he’s fighting Henry Cejudo in a March bantamweight title fight
Plus, Jason Katz returns to give his best options to start and sit for Week 13.
David Aldridge on the Washington Wizards, the Current Generation of NBA Stars, and the Deteriorating Relationship Between Players and the Media
Aldridge also discusses what makes the D.C. area an attractive destination and explains what it takes for a team to establish good culture