The Ringer’s Bill Simmons talks with new Ringer addition John Jastremski about New York sports including the start of (a full-length) baseball season, the competent New York Knicks, the juggernaut Brooklyn Nets, the upcoming NFL draft, the Jets and Sam Darnold, and Giants fans’ hopes with Saquon Barkley’s return. They also discuss the NCAA tournament heading into the Final Four and more (9:30). Then Bill is joined by actor and comedian Kenan Thompson to discuss his new NBC sitcom, Kenan; getting into acting as a child; the revival of Kenan’s hometown of Atlanta; some of his favorite moments from SNL; and more (1:09:45).
A New York Sports Renaissance With John Jastremski. Plus, Kenan Thompson (Finally!)
Bill Simmons talks with new Ringer addition John Jastremski about New York sports, including the start of (a full-length) baseball season, the competent New York Knicks, the juggernaut Brooklyn Nets, and much more
Bomani Jones on Brittney Griner’s Release From Prison, the Current Voice of Professional Athletes, and What the Deion Sanders Move Means for College Recruiting
Plus, the guys discuss what it’s like to play overseas
Joanna and Mal are joined by television writer and podcast host Starlee Kine to go through each character grouping and discuss their predictions and the internet’s predictions
Coach Prime won at Jackson State by being Deion. Now at Colorado, will his individual star power, recruiting prowess, and football expertise be enough to turn the Buffaloes into winners?
Aaron Judge. Trea Turner. Xander Bogaerts. Justin Verlander. Those and other superstars signed lucrative long-term deals during a whirlwind week in San Diego, but which teams and trends emerged most triumphant?
Which hot starts will continue? Who’s due to fall off? Let’s look to the schedules for answers.