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'U can't chase the night. When the night is over, the night is over. That's just the way it is. U just gotta wake up tomorrow & hope for a better day.' --WW WES

Complete Column Archives: Grantland Edition — NFL Playoffs: Divisional Weekend Mailbag * NFL: Peterson and Week 2 Picks * NBA League Pass Rankings, Part 2 (With Zach Lowe) * NFL: Week 15 Picks * NFL: Week 16 Picks * NFL Playoffs: Championship Picks Mailbag * NBA Playoffs: 30 Big Questions, Part 2 * The Career Arc: Duncan's Spurs, Part 2 * The NBA's Midnight Run: Summer Moves, Part 2 SEPTEMBER 27 * Review: The Power of Rush (Plus Week 4 Picks) * Who Has the NBA's Highest Trade Value?

Grantland Summer Movie Preview: ‘Burning Questions’ — Grantland's Bill Simmons, Wesley Morris, and Chris Connelly ask big questions about the female comedy renaissance, the future of horror movies, and whether 3-D sucks.

Grantland Summer Movie Preview: ‘Chris vs. Chris vs. Chris vs. Chris’ — Grantland's Bill Simmons, Wesley Morris, and Chris Connelly decide whether Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt, or Chris Pine has the most " Tremendous Upside Potential," best "LeBronability," and highest "Cuckold Threat Level" to determine Hollywood's dominant Chris. Click here for more installments of the Grantland Summer Movie Preview.

Sporting Emotions at the Highest Pitch — Editor's note: With the U.S. soccer team playing a qualifier in Mexico City Tuesday, we thought we'd rerun this Simmons column from four years ago, when he made his first trip to Estadio Azteca for a U.S.-Mexico qualifier with similar stakes. This column originally ran on August 17, 2009.

‘The Grantland Basketball Hour’: Daryl Morey on Life As a GM; Diana Taurasi on the NBA Playoffs and Her Move to Russia — Basketball legend Diana Taurasi joins Grantland's Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose to talk about her career, her move to Russia, and the NBA playoffs. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey joins the show to discuss the Josh Smith acquisition, the Clippers series, and what it is like to be an NBA general manager.

Grantland Summer Movie Preview: ‘Are We Sure They’re Good?’ — Bill Simmons, Wesley Morris, and Chris Connelly take a look at the bodies of work of some of this year's summer-movie stars - including Paul Rudd, Seth MacFarlane, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Zach Galifianakis, and Amy Schumer - and ask, "Are we sure they're good?" Click here for more installments of the Grantland Summer Movie Preview.

‘B.S. Report’: Chuck Klosterman on the NFL Draft, Hack-a-DeAndre, and ‘Mad Men’ — Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Chuck Klosterman calls in to give his thoughts on the NFL draft, whether there should be a change to the NBA's intentional foul rule, and the final season of Mad Men. Listen to the podcast here.

The Tim Duncan Question — RINGO CHIU/AFP/Getty Images) When my father retired as a school superintendent in 2009, only a few months before his 62nd birthday, I remember friends and family members being surprised that he didn't stay longer. "You always want to get out a year early, not one or two years too late," my dad always explained.

Grantland Summer Movie Preview: ‘What’s at Stake?’ — In the first installment of the Grantland Summer Movie Preview, Bill Simmons, Wesley Morris, and Chris Connelly ask "What's at Stake?" for Tom Cruise, Melissa McCarthy, Judd Apatow, Pixar, and many others.

The Saturday Decision — Ethan Miller/Getty Images, Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images During Eddie Murphy's first SNL season, Joe Piscopo started appearing on "Weekend Update" as a goofy sports anchor who shouted the big stories in exclamation points. Saturday would have been perfect for him. NHL playoffs! Kentucky Derby! Game 7! The big fight!!! SATURDAY!!!!!!
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May 08, 2015

Latest Grantland Summer Movie Preview clip with me, @Wesley_Morris and @ChrisConnelly --- "Are We Sure They're Good?"…

May 07, 2015

New Grantland Basketball Hour right now -- me, @jalenrose @dmorey and @dianataurasi - espn 7pm!!!!

May 07, 2015

7pm ESPN. Special guests: Diana Taurasi & Daryl Morey. ESPN2 re-airs: 11pm + 130am.

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