The Ringer’s Bill Simmons shares his thoughts on the Nuggets’ comeback win in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals vs. the Lakers, as well as the player combination of LeBron James and Anthony Davis and where it ranks among the historic NBA duos (3:04). Then he is joined by Showtime’s Desus Nice and The Kid Mero to discuss NYC during the pandemic; New York sports; the NBA playoffs; MLB, adjusting to doing Desus & Mero from home; interviewing late-night icon David Letterman; their new book, God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons From the Bronx; and more (24:45). Finally Bill talks with actor Jeff Daniels about some of his past work including Terms of Endearment, Speed, Dumb and Dumber, and The Newsroom; Jim Carrey’s comedy run in the mid-’90s; performing on and off Broadway; his new two-part Showtime miniseries, The Comey Rule; and more (1:15:15).
The Nuggets’ Comeback, Desus and Mero, and Jeff Daniels
Game 3 of the Western Conference finals
Mikie Sherrill joins to discuss her journey from the armed forces to Congress, potential solutions for the war in Gaza, and the impact Senator Tommy Tuberville has had on the U.S. military
The guys also discuss what the NBA’s benchmarks are for a completely successful inaugural in-season tournament
Sharp joined to discuss his move to LA Galaxy, the heartbreak of leaving Sheffield United and the difference between fans in the U.S. and the U.K.
Flo Lloyd-Hughes is joined by Gilly Flaherty, Jessy Parker Humphreys and Becky Taylor-Gill to recap the dramatic end to England’s UEFA Nations League and Olympic campaign
The East Coast Bias boys discuss the impact that QB injuries have had on the NFL this season, preview Week 14, give out picks for the semifinals of the NBA in-season tournament, and more
Musa and Ryan talk Aston Villa beating Manchester City, Arsenal’s last-gasp win over Luton and more