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The Bill Simmons Podcast

Presented by State Farm

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Boston Gets Revenge, Draymond Chants, and Utah Trades With Kevin O’Connor

Plus, a ‘Stranger Things’ review from Zoe Simmons

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The Warriors Strike Back and Kyrie Destinations With Ryen Russillo

Bill and Russillo react to Golden State’s Game 2 victory before addressing the rumors of Phil Knight buying the Trail Blazers

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Breaking Down a Huge Celts Comeback. Plus: Adam Sandler on 30 Years of Comedies.

Bill sits down with Adam Sandler to discuss his new movie ‘Hustle,’ their favorite sports movies, ‘SNL’ in the early ‘90s, Adam’s first few films, playing pickup hoops, and more

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NBA Finals Angles With David Jacoby and Kevin Wildes. Plus, Jon Bernthal’s Return to the Pod.

Breaking down Celtics-Warriors before the ‘We Own This City’ actor joins to discuss the HBO series

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Boston’s Heart Attack Trip to the Finals With Ryen Russillo

Plus, previewing the NBA Finals and reacting to the Lakers naming Darvin Ham as their head coach

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Super Jimmy Thwarts Boston’s Finals Plans, with Kevin O’Connor and Ryen Russillo

Plus, will Heat Culture be on the rise if Miami wins on Sunday?

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The Heat Fall Apart With Joe House, Plus Michael Che on Swollen ‘SNL’ Casts and Stand-Up Comedy in 2022

Che also shares Lorne Michaels stories, details on his new sketch show, and talks social media influence’s on comedy

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A Celtics-Heat Rock Fight with Bill’s Dad. Plus, Jalen Green Stops By and We Fix All-Star Weekend.

Recapping Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals

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The Wiggins Game, Curry’s Quest, the Miami Bullyballers, and Fake Ayton Trades With Ryen Russillo

Bill and Russillo discuss the Warriors’ Game 3 win over the Mavericks and preview Game 4 between the Celtics and Heat

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A Boston Boomerang, Butler the Superstar, a Yankees Revival, and NFL Schedule Lessons

Recapping Game 2 of the Celtics-Heat series, and discussing what’s next in the NBA playoffs

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Butler Busts Boston, Plus NBA Draft Lottery Overreactions

Kevin O’Connor, Ryen Russillo, and J. Kyle Mann join the pod to talk about the Eastern Conference finals

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Boston Prevails in Game 7 and the Mavs Blow Out the Suns With Ryen Russillo

Bill and Ryen discuss their dream Finals matchups, where Jayson Tatum ranks among top NBA players, and whether the Suns blew their title window

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Philly Implodes, Apex Giannis vs. Apex LeBron, and the Worst Celtics Losses Ever

Rob Mahoney and Chris Ryan join Bill Simmons to discuss the Heat’s win over the Sixers

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Phoenix Takes Charge, Brady’s TV Gig, and a Celts-Bucks Classic With Jonathan Tjarks, Bryan Curtis, and Chris Mannix

Bill talks with SI’s Chris Mannix about why Boston’s Game 4 win was the most important of the Tatum-Brown era, some Lakers dysfunction, and Canelo Alvarez’s loss to Dmitry Bivol

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Harden Goes Undertaker, a Wide-Open West, and Tatum’s Biggest Test

Plus, more NBA overreactions with Ryen Russillo

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NBA Playoff Character Awards With Chris Ryan and Tyler Parker, Jackie MacMullan on Celts-Bucks, and Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament

Plus, Jackie MacMullan on Celts-Bucks, and Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament

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Ja Goes Off, Kerr Gets Mad, and Boston Survives, Plus Short QBs and a Draft Recap

Bill discusses Memphis–Golden State and Boston-Milwaukee with Haralabos Voulgaris and J. Kyle Mann before Peter Schrager joins to run through his biggest NFL draft takeaways

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NBA Playoff Round 2 Overreactions, Unlucky Embiid, and the State of Sports Media

Bill reveals his concern level for the Celtics after some bad signs in Game 1

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Utah’s Finished, NFL Draft Winners, and Philly’s Big Night With Kevin O’Connor, Rob Mahoney, and Benjamin Solak

Breaking down the A.J. Brown trade, and looking ahead to the Heat-76ers and Celtics-Bucks series

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A Drunk Wolves-Grizz Series, Harden’s Fall, the Sleeper Mavs, and Brooklyn’s Future With Bob Voulgaris and Van Lathan

Plus, why Suns-Pelicans will end in a Game 7 and what’s next for Twitter after Elon Musk purchased the social media platform

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Brooklyn Breaks, Kyrie’s Bizarre Career, the Frisky Pelicans, and CP3 Demons

Plus, saving Denver basketball, Trae’s struggles, and favorite flip-flop guys with Ryen Russillo

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A StruggleFest for Towns and Mitchell, an NFL Skill Position Draft, and a Netflix Crisis

Wosny Lambre, Danny Heifetz, Craig Horlbeck, and Matthew Belloni join Bill to discuss last night’s NBA games, the best offensive players in the NFL, and whether Netflix is losing ground in the Streaming Wars

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A Suns-Warriors Flip-Flop, a Sneaky-Bad NFL Draft, and Utah Groundhog Day

Plus, NBA draft talk and breaking down Jalen Brunson’s breakout performance against the Jazz

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Breaking Down an Epic Celtics Win and Kyrie as the Perfect Villain

All that, plus an appreciation of Anthony Edwards

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The Clippers Curse Vol. 47, Booker’s Evolution, and Round 1 Bets With Kevin Wildes and Eddie Johnson

Plus, Anthony Davis’s comments on the Lakers’ flukey injuries and advice for Ben Simmons

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Ant Man Arrives, Towns Tumbles, Nets-Celts, and “Now What?” Round 1 Disaster Scenarios

Plus, discussing Frank Vogel’s firing and what to do with Russell Westbrook’s contract

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Masters Recap and NBA MVP Talk With Ryen Russillo

Plus, previewing the Eastern Conference playoffs and discussing what making the Masters cut meant for Tiger Woods

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The Uh-Oh Sixers, Plus Tiger’s Astounding Return and On-Site Masters Stories With Joe House and Nathan Hubbard

The crew discusses the leaders after the first day of the prestigious golf tournament

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The DOA Lakers, Embiid’s Surge, Masters Bets, and UFC 273 Story Lines With Joe House, Nathan Hubbard, and Ariel Helwani

Plus, Bill and Ariel discuss the good and the bad from ‘WrestleMania 38’

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A Less Scary Brooklyn, All-NBA Arguments, Unexpected Trade Guys, and Tiger’s Return With Ryen Russillo and Joe House

Plus, discussing basketball’s tight MVP race and who will be most valuable in the playoffs

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Here Comes Luka, a UNC-Duke Showdown, and Possible NFL Sleepers

Bill breaks down the Western Conference’s potential playoff seeding

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A Lakers Abyss, Embiid Tales, Boston’s Bad Luck, and Will Smith Fallout With Chris Mannix and Larry Wilmore

Plus, breaking down the latest from HBO’s ‘Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty’