The Ringer’s Bill Simmons remembers the late Elgin Baylor (2:50) before talking with The Ringer’s Mirin Fader about her upcoming book Giannis: The Improbable Rise of an NBA MVP (19:30). Finally Bill talks with Seven Seven Six founder and Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian to discuss the golden age of pro boxing; technology and sports; the evolving internet; sports trading cards; his wife, Serena Williams; financial literacy; and more (58:30).
RIP, Elgin Baylor. Plus: Alexis Ohanian
Mirin Fader also joins the show to share anecdotes from her new book about the rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo
Plus, Van and Rachel discuss coach Ed Orgeron being out at LSU, Patrick Mahomes’s little brother getting accused of e-thuggery, Hooters reversing a mandate, and Stacey Dash testing our empathy
Giannis: still really good. As for Russell Westbrook, there’s a lot that needs to be figured out.
Plus, the former NFL wide receiver shares what he loves and doesn’t love about today’s NFL