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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 25, 2014

Rolling Stone did its rankings of the 30 best @30for30 's. (Yes, the Fifth-Anniversary Collection comes out today.)…

Nov 24, 2014

BS Report: breaking down Thanksgiving/Week 13 lines with @TheCousinSal (and talking a little Red Sox, too).…

Nov 24, 2014

My Dodgers fan/friends are taunting me about Hanley. Last time this happened: the JD Drew signing. Which led to this!…

Nov 24, 2014

From @sandoespn in his column today (Insider only) - the Pats are 32-3 in Weeks 9-thru-16 since 2010.…

Nov 24, 2014

(Yelled while conceding the 90% chance that the Red Sox will have an all-DH lineup in 2017.) Pannnnnnnnnn-daaaaaaaa!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Nov 23, 2014

Wait... what? RT @Ken_Rosenthal: Sources say Hanley’s deal with #RedSox will be in range of five years, $90M.

Nov 23, 2014

Um... What? RT @Ken_Rosenthal: Source: Hanley Ramirez headed to Boston tomorrow to finalize deal with #RedSox.

Nov 23, 2014

The NFC South is a dumpster fire. Mike Smith is the Mike Smith of bad clock management.

Nov 23, 2014

You definitely want to keep settling for field goals on the road against a team that averages 40 points a game.

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