Bill Simmons Is Joining HBO, Apparently Taking Things Back to 1983

Former ESPN columnist, TV personality, and Grantland editor Bill Simmons has found a new home. He will be joining HBO in October on a multi-year contract, the network announced on Wednesday.

ESPN announced in May that it was declining to renew his contract after nearly 15 years at the company that helped him found Grantland and featured him as a marquee columnist.

“It’s no secret that HBO is the single best place for creative people in the entire media landscape,” Simmons said in a...

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