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
Musa and Ryan discuss the resulting draw from World Cup England-USA football match, and more
Van and Rachel welcome actor and fellow Texan Jonathan Majors to the podcast to discuss growing up in Rachel’s hometown, his new film, ‘Devotion,’ and the true story behind it, plus why he doesn’t watch any of his own movies
A stunning rookie debut in Detroit, two heartbreaking non-catches, and a beautiful backdoor cover, these are our winners and losers from the NFL’s Thanksgiving Day games
The guys wonder if it is crunch time for Tom Brady, preview the Kliff Kingsbury-Brandon Staley Fraud Watch Bowl, worry about Lamar’s fantasy impact the rest of this season, and try to figure out if the Steelers offense is due for a strong finish to the year