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Draymond Green wants everyone to know that he thinks Bill Simmons is a clown. After scoring 12 points in the Warriors’ loss
Silly kids and their Twitter beefs.
Omer Asik wants a trade, and a salon has been called. The Hook attended to document it. What would Picasso do? Grantland's Bill Simmons usually fields those questions when it comes to NBA trade rumors, referring to himself as the "Picasso...Show More Summary
It's almost not fair to write about putting down an aged dog, because there's no possible way you can read it and not get misty-eyed. (Bill Simmons's piece on his late dog remains one of the best things he's ever written). Today it's Peter King's turn to pay tribute to Twitter-famous Bailey, who was euthanized last week at the age of 14. Show More Summary
Dear Bill Simmons, For starters, I know that while this is addressed to you, it is sure to get lost in the mail. The odds of you finding this among the millions of Bleacher Report articles floating around the Internet are just as low...Show More Summary
The tide of voices against the Washington Redskins' name seems to be growing. Slate may have started it in early August when they decided to not use the Redskins' name in their coverage, but Peter King and Bill Simmons soon followedShow More Summary
Here we are again, discussing another trade idea from Bill Simmons. This time it involves the Houston Rockets and their need for a little balance in the frontcourt. In the episode of Bill and Jalen 's 2013 NBA Preview focusing on the...Show More Summary
What else can you say? It's been a tough year for the Jacksonville Jaguars. From Bill Simmons' Grantland assault of the team to the 0-7 record, it seems like Jaguars fans have plunged deeper into the depths of football purgatory than...Show More Summary
There's still some controversy about what led to Magic Johnson and Michael Wilbon leaving NBA Countdown. Deadspin reported that Bill Simmons had taken control of the show, pushing out Wilbon in a move that made Magic quit the show. Simmons denied that report in vague terms, saying he loves Magic. Show More Summary
Recently, Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons sat down for a Los Angeles Lakers preview podcast. It’s great! Check it out here. Both these guys know hoops and have deep sources. Plus, any podcast that features a Magic Johnson Mogul doll hasShow More Summary
Bill Simmons gave us a two-for-one on trade ideas during the latest episode of he and Jalen Rose's 2013 NBA Preview. While discussing the Bucks, Simmons threw out the possibility of swapping the expiring contracts of Milwaukee's Caron...Show More Summary
Clairvoyant Bill has given us a lot to talk about. In the most recent episode of Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose's 2013 NBA Preview, Bill's alter-ego proposed a deal that would send the Milwaukee Bucks' Caron Butler and Ekpe Udoh to theShow More Summary
Traveling from Boston to Los Angeles sure has changed new Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, hasn't it? Granted it's been a stressful offseason, what with the Bill Simmons feud and all, but he's aged quite a bit. He's also somehow transformed into venerable Clippers play by play man Ralph Lawler. Oh me, oh my indeed! H/T djariya
Any cynics reading today?
ESPN's Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose are at it again. This time, they've concocted a potential trade that would send Minnesota's Kevin Love to Chicago in exchange for Carlos Boozer, Jimmy Butler and a bunch of draft considerations. Check...Show More Summary
Last week when ESPN announced that Magic Johnson was leaving NBA Countdown, Deadspin came out with a story citing unnamed sources that Bill Simmons was responsible for whacking Magic off the show. It sounded quite interesting and gave...Show More Summary
When word spread that Magic Johnson was leaving ESPN’s NBA Countdown, many were shocked. Magic is slightly better at basketball than your FishbowlNY editors, so his presence would seem to be a good thing. But nevertheless, he issued a statement that he was departing. Show More Summary
ESPN's Bill Simmons took some serious shots at Fox Sports 1 in an interview with Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. FS1 — the ESPN killer that launched last in August — has had predictably low ratings in its first few weeks. The channel is averaging 238,000 viewers in primetime, nearly 10 times less than ESPN's 2.03 million. Show More Summary