clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

A Big NBA Weekend With Jackie MacMullan and NFL Schedule Chicanery With Warren Sharp

Plus, Andrew McCarthy on ’80s-movies stardom, working with John Hughes, and more

Sacramento Kings v Los Angeles Lakers Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Getty Images

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Jackie MacMullan to discuss the end of the NBA regular season, the upcoming NBA Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony, the rudderless Boston Celtics, the “We Believe” Warriors 2.0, NBA awards, and more (3:20). Then Bill talks with Warren Sharp about the winners and losers of the NFL 2021 season schedule release, some futures bets, and more (1:11:00). Finally Bill talks with actor-director Andrew McCarthy about his new book Brat: An ’80s Story; some of his early films, including Class, Heaven Help Us, St. Elmo’s Fire, Pretty in Pink, Weekend at Bernie’s, and more. They discuss “The Brat Pack,” 1980s Hollywood stories, working with legendary director John Hughes, and more (1:45:00).

Host: Bill Simmons
Guest: Jackie MacMullan, Warren Sharp, Andrew McCarthy
Producer: Kyle Crichton

Subscribe: Spotify / Apple Podcasts / Stitcher / RSS