Kawhi Kills Philly, No KD No Problem, Houston's Curse and Throne Game with Ryen Russillo | The Bill Simmons Podcast
Listen now
HBO and The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Ryen Russillo to sum up round 2 of the NBA playoffs. They talk Raptors-76ers, Kawhi's awesome shot, Embiid's minutes, what the 76ers will look like next year, and more. They discuss Nuggets-Trailblazers, CJ McCollum's big night, and what players Denver might attract next season. They recap Rockets-Warriors, another tough break for Harden, the Warriors without KD, and more (2:25). They do some mailbag questions (1:19:30), before revisiting Throne Game [SPOILERS] for 'Game of Thrones' season 8 episode 5 (1:37:30).
More Episodes
The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Kevin O'Connor to discuss the proposed World Cup–like group stage format for the NBA playoffs, potentially eliminating conferences, how to maintain the integrity of the NBA regular season, exciting matchups, and more (2:15). Then Bill and Joe House revisit...
Published 05/27/20
The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Ryen Russillo to discuss The Match 2; encouraging rumors about the return of the NBA and possible playoff scenarios; ex-athlete commentator bias; Horace Grant's comments following ‘The Last Dance’; the spectrum of “forgivable athletes”; one of Bill’s...
Published 05/25/20
The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Joe House and Jason Concepcion to run though Jason's list of the biggest lies told in the ESPN documentary series 'The Last Dance' (2:20). Then, Bill talks with NBA champions Stephen Jackson and Matt Barnes about the inception of the 'All the Smoke' podcast,...
Published 05/22/20