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
Plus, why has the buzz on Bojan Bogdanovic died down?
Plus, the guys share their thoughts on the Kyrie Irving trade
Juliet and Callie also talk about Zach’s fun side, Christina’s dramatic departure, and the one-on-one dates
Tackle football returns, Zach and Aly turn skydiving into an obvious metaphor for love, and a raging case of main character syndrome disrupts a pool party
The guys also discuss the fallout between Sami Zayn and Roman Reigns