Not a Sports Show with Lil Rel Howery

Lil Rel Howery asks titans of the NFL, MLB, NBA, WNBA about the things no one else has the courage to ask on this is Not A Sports Show. With Lil Rel Howery, and this is Not A Sports Show, anything can happen. Guests include Joc Pederson, Sabrina Ionescu, Shaun White, Kenny Smith, Chiney Ogwumike, Melvin Ingram and more.

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Streaming every Thursday. Sit back, relax and crack a cold one with funnyman Lil Rel Howery as he interviews some of the greatest athletes of all time! Rel and his legendary guests have refreshing conversations about anything and everything, getting a glimpse into their lives away from the game. Watch Rel get them out of their comfort zones, with an impromptu sketch or challenge where we see these titans of sport shine on a brand new stage. Do you ever wonder what athletes really talk about when they’re not playing their sport? So did Lil Rel!

With a love of sports since he was a kid, Lil Rel found that his way to hang with the athletes was through his humor, and that spirit shines through each episode. Lil Rel takes us on a poignant and comical journey to get to know each guest, highlighted by Rel’s hilarious, cool and affable style, as he goes toe to toe with guests.

Lil Rel Howery Topics

No topic off limits, Rel will also tackle timely and relevant issues within the sports world and our culture. Then, Rel takes the athletes out of their comfort zone, with a surprise challenge like a make-shift Lie Detector for Paul “The Truth” Pierce, a Poetry Slam with Sabrina Ionescu, a dance off with Chiney Ogwumike, an impromptu fashion show with Shannon Sharp, a grill challenge with Joc Pederson, a rap battle with Melvin Ingram, a nickname game with Kenny “The Jet” Smith, an epic Kung Fu fight sequence in a stadium between Lil Rel and Olympic gold medal snowboarder, Shaun White, to name a few! Each episode also features a NASS original segment called: “Unsung Heroes.”

A comedic, mini-biography about six characters, all played by Rel, who provided great value to the world of sport, but did not get the shine they deserved. Rel wraps up each episode in the stands, recollecting about his inspiring and hilarious time with his special guest athlete, on Not A Sports Show by Ficto

Lil Rel Howery Guests

Here’s the guest list for Not A Sports Shows with Lil Rel Howery six-episode series:

1. Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce is an NBA champion, finals MVP and a Boston Celtics legend.

2. Chiney Ogwumike

Chiney Ogwumike is a Women’s NBA player and the first Black woman to host a national radio show on ESPN.

3. Joc Pederson

Joc Pederson is a professional baseball outfielder for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star and World Series champion.

4. Kenny Smith

Kenny Smith is a 2x NBA champion, a sports commentator and former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

5. Melvin Ingram

Melvin Ingram is a football defensive end who is a 3x NFL Pro Bowler.

6. Sabrina Ionescu

Sabrina Ionescu is a 2x John Wooden Award winner and first overall draft pick for 2020. A basketball player for the New York Liberty of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA.

7. Shannon Sharpe

A 3x Super Bowl champion and a NFL Hall of Famer. Shannon is a TV presenter who co-hosts Skip and Shannon: Undisputed on Fox Sports 1 with Skip Bayless.

8. Shaun White

Shaun White is a snowboarder, skateboarder and musician. He is a three-time Olympic gold medalist. Shaun holds the record for the most X-Games gold medals and most Olympic gold medals by a snowboarder.

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