Mallory Edens made a name for herself as her team’s proxy three years ago during the NBA lottery. We haven’t heard much from her since, but apparently, she’s been stockpiling her resources for what she was about to do to Bill Simmons on social media. Bill Simmons, who’s been casually lobbying for an NBA GM […]
And that should do it.
Bill Simmons, the former ESPN yakker, learned a very important lesson Wednesday night. If you come at the Milwaukee Bucks, bring your A game because Mallory Edens is waiting for you. Edens is the daughter of Bucks co-owner Wesley Edens and became a viral Internet sensation during the 2014 draft lottery when the Bucks landed […]
A funny exchange on Twitter went down on Wednesday.
The Ringer editor-in-chief Bill Simmons talked a lot of elements of sports media on his most recent podcast, with Ringer editor-at-large Bryan Curtis and Jason Gay of The Wall Street Journal, but he saved the boldest prediction for last. Show More Summary
Larry Wilmore has a new gig hosting a podcast on The Ringer website. The Emmy Award-winning producer, actor, and comedian will host a podcast focusing on politics and culture, and the first episode, featuring legendary TV writer and producer Norman Lear, will be available for download Thursday....
“He’s a dirty, lying cheater”
Expect South Park's next season to be heavy on fart jokes, to clear the air after a season that became much more Donald Trump-concentrated than the creators had intended, Matt Stone and Trey Parker told Bill Simmons – or words to that...Show More Summary
Writers once affiliated with Grantland have now landed podcast interviews with two different heads of state. Grantland founder Bill Simmons famously had his chance to interview Barack Obama during the 2008 campaign nixed by ESPN, but...Show More Summary
The Fate of the Furious producer Neil H. Moritz just revealed that Vin Diesel wasn’t the original choice to play the role of Dominic Toretto in The Fast and the Furious films! Neil went on The Bill Simmons Podcast and spoke about how the studio originally tapped Justified‘s Timothy Olyphant for the role. “I had [...]
As Bill Simmons acknowledged on his podcast Tuesday, everyone loves to mock sports TV announcers. But as Simmons then demonstrated on the same podcast, it is very funny to mock sports TV announcers. In a conversation with Ringer editor...Show More Summary
Michael Lombardi is a former football executive with the San Francisco 49ers, Philadelphia Eagles, Oakland Raiders, and Cleveland Browns; now he writes a football column for his good buddy Bill Simmons’s website The Ringer. If you would like to know why he failed in the former career, look no further than the article… Read more...
Bill Simmons got upset earlier this week when baseball writer Jonah Keri published a thing which Bill Simmons had previously encouraged (...)
Here’s an NHL column that has absolutely nothing to do with Bill Simmons. Definitely not. [The Comeback] Read more...
A look back at some battles on social media.
Was he joking? Was he serious?
On Tuesday, Sports Illustrated published the first part of Jonah Keri’s annual “trade value” rankings, in which Keri ranks the top 50 players in baseball by how much they would fetch in a theoretical trade. The concept began with Bill...Show More Summary
You wanna see some petty shit? Here’s some extremely petty shit: Read more...
Sports talk talk.
Jimmy Kimmel tried, on Oscar night, to convince best-picture presenter Warren Beatty to appear on his ABC late night show the next night to talk about the snafu. "I told Warren Beatty he was in trouble…There is only one way to handle...Show More Summary