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Editor in Chief and Columnist — Grantland
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Grantland boss + columnist, @30for30 co-creator, NBA Countdown co-host, BS Report host, author of On Facebook:

Exactly how the Sox Drew it up — Bill Simmons reflects on Boston's ALCS comeback and the unfathomable $14 million grand slam.

How to Use NJDEP's Data Miner to See if There Has Been a Sewage Discharge — This is the third of a three-part blog about Combined Sewer Overflows. Example: after a long downpour on 8/15/2013, you want to see if there was a bypass from a NJ CSO.

Page 2 : Artest's induction ceremony — Congratulations to the Pacers. They just entered Bill Simmons' Hall of Fame for Jaw-Dropping TV Nights.

ESPN cultivates independent voices — ESPN is one of the largest sports media companies today, so why would it gamble on outside writers and help them develop their personal brands? It's simple - when you've got talented people like Bill Simmons and Nate Silver that are in line with your larger vision and you want to bring them into the fold, but they want to do their own thing, you make it work.

The Book of Basketball: The NBA According to The Sports Guy — Foreword by Malcolm Gladwell Newly updated with fresh takes on LeBron, Kobe, the Celtics & more* *Including even more footnotes! Bill Simmons, the wildly opinionated and thoroughly entertaining hoops addict known to millions as's Sports Guy, has written the definitive book on the past, present, and future of the NBA.

Sports Guy Unplugged — June 14, 2000 - Real-Time Diary of Pedro-Roger III I had been writing "running diaries" ever since the BSG site launched in May of '97; my third column ever was a running diary of the '97 NBA Draft.

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia — William J. "Bill" Simmons III (born September 25, 1969) is an American sports columnist, analyst, author, and podcaster. He currently is the Editor-in-Chief for, which is affiliated with He also contributes columns and podcasts to the website. He is a former writer for ESPN The Magazine and Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Mr. Goodell Goes to Washington — Can we talk about Roger Goodell? Not Goodell's 39 percent approval rating, or his faceoffs with the players' union, the referees' union, reporters, Jerry Jones, or Jonathan Vilma. No, let's talk about Roger Goodell's dad. Senator Charles Goodell, a Republican from New York, was briefly and magnificently a '60s icon.

A Visit to the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention, Part 4 — BS: Bear Bryant's game-worn plaid jacket. (Rem - he's the guy who coached Forrest Gump.) RB: Duh, Bill. Because of Bear, Forrest got to meet JFK and then drink 15 free Dr Peppers and then tell JFK he had to pee. LIKE I DON'T KNOW WHO THE REAL BEAR BRYANT IS?

A Visit to the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention, Part 6 — RB: Just when you think you've seen David Jacoby at his giddiest, he stumbles on a 21 Jump Street box and hugs it tight and vows to never let go, all with the Kool-Aidiest of smiles.
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Nov 28, 2014

So the judge ruled that Ray Rice didn't lie in June. Here was Goodell's CBS interview on Sept. 10. Read carefully.…

Nov 28, 2014

As I predicted in my 11/21 column - the verdict for the Rice appeal came out on Black Friday. What a coincidence.…

Nov 28, 2014

And there it is. RT @AdamSchefter: Ray Rice has won his appeal, per sources.

Nov 28, 2014

Proud of my buddy @jalennrose - getting honored during tonight's Mavs-Raps game as part of 20th Raps…

Nov 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving! Somehow it's my 13th in LA. Can't believe it. Here's my NFL mailbag column + Week 13 picks.…

Nov 26, 2014

What was the greatest NFL catch ever? Should N.E. feel disrespected? Can my picks stay semi-hot? My Week 13 column:

Nov 26, 2014

New "Upper Hand": Damon or Affleck? Written by @ChrisRyan77 + @marklisanti with me as the judge. What could go wrong?

Nov 26, 2014

FYI: My Week 13 NFL column is coming in the 1230-1 ET range today (not Friday).

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