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, giving flowers to John Stones and Jarrad Branthwaite
Brian also touches on the Sox and spring training!
Brandon Royval Outlasts Old Foe, Does UFC 301 Await? Plus, Brian Ortega Messes Up Yair Rodriguez’s Title Plans and Recapping the First PFL vs. Bellator Show.
Petesy, Chuck, and TST gather to break down all the action from UFC Mexico City and the first PFL vs. Bellator event in Saudi Arabia
Meg and Juliet Litman discuss early observations and share highlights from Episodes 1-5 of the new season of ‘Drive to Survive’
The Midnight Boys discuss the new live-action adaptation of this beloved cartoon gets right and mostly wrong, what could make a good adaptation, and the struggles of bad adaptations
Plus, favorite hoop shoes, top story lines for both the Eastern and Western Conferences, and more