Tag: bill simmons

Change Scope

Filter By

Solving The NBA Lockout, One Fun Idea And Contracted Team At A Time

A prominent sportswriter has the NBA lockout all figured out. Oh wait. No, he doesn't. News at 11.

Press Coverage: Just How Unlistenable Is Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, And Other Media Notes

5

↵ ↵I'll admit it, I tried to sit through an entire game of Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN and give Joe Morgan a fair critique of his performance on the air. The Sunday Night Baseball product...

Media Cat Fight: Bill Simmons Thinks HBO Documentaries Are For Fogies

2

↵Who ever thought that the Sports Emmys could garner three separate posts? First, we did a recap of the winners, thinking it was a "hey, here's something sports related that won't cause too much...

Tiger Woods Is Still Everyone's Favorite Celebrity Punching Bag

1

↵Let me know if you've heard this one. What do Chris Rock, Hugh Hefner, Jim Carrey, Bill Simmons and Jim Nantz all have in common? ↵ ↵ ↵The five stars are all making news for dipping in...

Keith Olbermann and Bill Simmons Keep Trying to Out-Do Each Other's Pomposity

15

There have been some great media feuds in our time, but the ongoing tete-a-tete between Bill Simmons and Keith Olbermann could be, to borrow a phrase, "the most fascinating running sports feud of...

Press Coverage: Welcome Home Olympic Heroes, Scribes

1

Dear Quintessential American Sportswriter, ↵ ↵Welcome back. It's good to have you home. We missed you the last few weeks. We know that covering the Olympics is the assignment of a lifetime –...

Press Coverage: Phillips Fired, Deadspin Sued, Best Disappears, Simmons Explodes & More

2

Sports in the social media age are a strange thing to cover. While the big story of the weekend is the culmination of a dream scenario for Major League Baseball – the Yankees making it to the World...

Don't Expect Bill Simmons Pardoning Any Interruptions This Summer

2

Last month Dan Le Batard was on the ↵Deadcast and mentioned that he would be doing part of his traditional mid-summer replacement tour on PTI with none other than The Sports Guy – ESPN's...

Shanoff's Wake Up Call: Non-Shanoff Edition

+

Spencer Hall is filling in today for an in-transit Dan Shanoff. He'll really try to care about baseball. Really, he will. ↵ ↵Today's calls: Kobe Bryant versus anyone else, Pacman Jones versus...

ESPN: No Obama For You, Bill Simmons!

3

The Worlds of politics and sports collided today when it was learned that ESPN decided to put a kibosh on a podcast interview that writer Bill Simmons was to conduct with Presidential hopeful...

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.