The Champs with Neal Brennan + Moshe Kasher
NBA Legend John Salley

Former Detroit Piston and Chicago Bull John Salley sits down with the Champs to discuss growing up in an Italian-Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn, the changes in the NBA over the years, and how everyone in the hood uses Dial soap.

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Director Rusty Cundeiff (Chappelle's Show, Human Giant, Fear of a Black Hat, Tales from the Hood) sits down with the Champs to discuss Dennis Miller's early stand-up act, work-place masturbation, black dudes in dresses and happiness. This episode is sponsored by audible. Go to audiblepodcast.com/thechamps for a free audiobook.

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Larry Wilmore is the co-creator of "The Bernie Mac Show" and "The PJs." He was also a writer for "The Office," the Senior Black Corresponent for "The Daily Show," and has a new special on Showtime. He sits down with the Champs to dicuss all of it. Funny, interesting guy.

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The star of "Parks & Rec" and multiple comedy specials sits down with The Champs to discuss his love of carpooling, growing up in the South, his rise to stardom and his admiration for Chris Rock.

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The star of "The Simple Life" and "Fashion Star" sits down with the Champs to talk about her father, Lionel, her heroin addiction, her husband Joel Madden from Good Charlotte and her best Michael Jackson story. Also, Neal says she used to be "chunky." 

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Maronzio Vance (Comedy Central 1/2 Hour) sits down with the Champs to discuss his time opening for Paul Mooney, the time he asked Neal to mentor him, and why Kevin Hart should thank Katt Williams.  Also, Moshe proposes that people stop using the word, "bitch."

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The Champs sit down with their first "Lil" guest, Rel Howry, rising star comic from Chicago.  They discuss his father's crying, white people at camp, girls and religion.  S'good.

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Original Champ and NBA All-Star Blake Griffin makes his triumphant return to discuss the Clippers season, his knees, the things he needs to do to become a complete player, and the origin of the term "Lob City."

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:39am PST

Ron Funches is a idiosyncratic black dude from Chicago who moved to Portland and started doing stand-up.  He sat down with the Champs to discuss his recent seperation, kindness in comedy, and poisoning his mother's boyfriend when he was a kid. 

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:16pm PST

R&B star John Legend sits down with The Champs to discuss getting sued, Kanye's place in hip-hop history, his supermodel girlfriend, Frank Ocean's announcement, and why he doesn't care about rappers who can freestyle.

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:31pm PST