Bill Simmons' 10 Go-To Writing Moves

Like any hugely successful writer, the Sports Guy has his favorite tricks of the trade

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Reusing the Same Descriptions
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Reusing the Same Descriptions

It’s not always easy to come up with original ways to discuss topics that come up multiple times over the years, and Simmons is guilty of reusing some player descriptions. He first likened Steve Nash to "a complicated Italian race car" in 2007, and eagle-eyed fans will have noticed a variation of the comparison a few times since. 

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