Le Batard & Friends - South Beach Sessions

By ESPN, Dan Le Batard, Stugotz

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From his beachside studios in Miami, ESPN's Dan Le Batard talks one-on-one with a mix of interesting personalities from sports, music, comedy and beyond. Published weekly, South Beach Sessions is the flagship podcast in the LeBatard and Friends Podcast Network. Dan is past his prime as an interviewer, and less curious than he has ever been, but he will bully the guests into carrying him

Episode Date
Maya Moore
Maya Moore was one of best basketball players in the world. Then she quit to devote herself to something more meaningful.
Mar 31, 2020
Shea Serrano
In a very short time, with no experience, Shea Serrano went from getting $15 an article to a best-selling author. Now he's giving away his money on the internet. His story is crazy. Here it is.
Mar 24, 2020
Tom Glavine
We celebrate baseball by forcing Tom Glavine to tell us about the time Walt Weiss looked through his locker and found to his horror that Greg Maddux had wiped his ass with Weiss' shirt.
Mar 17, 2020
John Tesh
John Tesh discusses fighting for his life, his storied career, creating the ultimate basketball anthem and his shocking beef with Bob Costas. In an effort to squash the beef, Dan only makes it worse. Pat Sajak also pops in.
Mar 03, 2020
John Amaechi On The Wades
Dan talks to John Amaechi about VERY SERIOUS THINGS ... and then, out of nowhere, the funniest, most stunning result in the history of Stump The Meech.
Feb 25, 2020
Breanna Stewart & Sarah Spain
What if I told you that being best in the world at sports wasn't valued in the United States the way it is abroad? Dan discusses with Breanna Stewart and Sarah Spain.
Feb 11, 2020
Aaron Hernandez Docuseries
Long-time reporters Dan Wetzel and Izzy Gutierrez give you their perspectives on the acclaimed Netflix docuseries about New England Patriots mystery Aaron Hernandez.
Feb 04, 2020
Kobe Bryant 1978-2020
There's a generation of journalists and fans who grew up alongside Kobe Bryant during his two decades in the NBA. Today, Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Jorge Sedano explain their personal connections to Kobe.
Jan 28, 2020
Jayson Williams
The life of former NBA All-Star Jayson Williams was filled with death...and then he went to jail for accidentally killing a man. This is his story.
Jan 21, 2020
Australian Fires
Dan suddenly develops a conscience and attempts to save the planet.
Jan 14, 2020
Tony Khan
Dan tries to weasel his way onto the 7-story yacht of Jacksonville Jags owner...by going through his son, the president of All Elite Wrestling.
Jan 07, 2020
Michael Schur Part 2
Dan talks to friend of the show and Hollywood TV innovator Michael Schur about the domination of Netflix in the entertainment landscape.
Dec 17, 2019
John Amaechi
Dan talks to one of the brightest minds he has ever encountered inside or outside of sports.
Dec 03, 2019
Carl Hiaasen
Over a long and respected career no one has captured the absurd essence of Florida in their writing quite like Carl Hiaasen. With over 20 novels and several awards to his name, Carl has tried his best to salvage the Miami Herald's reputation after Greg Cote and Dan Le Batard tainted it with their work on radio.
Nov 19, 2019
Wyatt Cenac
Wyatt Cenac has garnered critical acclaim for his work with HBO and the Daily Show. He's one of the smartest comedians going and in this episode he joins one of the chubbiest journalists growing.
Oct 29, 2019
Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Gladwell is one of the great intellectuals of our time. In his latest book, he aims to shine a light on what divides us. This thought-provoking interview is worth your time.
Oct 15, 2019
Jason Mewes
As Jay and Silent Bob return, Dan talks to Jay (Jason Mewes) about the time he put out the fire on his couch with a bucket of his own urine.
Oct 08, 2019
Mike Leach
Dan asks eccentric Washington State football coach Mike Leach if he has ever seen a ghost.
Oct 01, 2019
Danica Patrick
Dan talks to racing pioneer Danica Patrick about doubt, growth and their mutual love interest ... Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers.
Sep 24, 2019
Episode Thirty-Three: Rich Eisen
Before he was the face of the NFL Network, Rich Eisen was one of the foundational pieces that helped build SportsCenter into a juggernaut. He joins Dan to discuss his terrific career in broadcasting.
Sep 17, 2019
Episode Thirty-Two: Kenny Mayne
Dan talks to quirky SportsCenter legend Kenny Mayne, and says this is the funniest thing you'll hear today.
Sep 10, 2019
Episode Thirty-One: Demario Davis
Saints linebacker Demario Davis is smart and kind. He bought American freedom for a total stranger. You should listen to him.
Aug 27, 2019
Episode Thirty: Jidenna
He overcame an attempted kidnapping in his youth, graduated from Stanford and collaborated with Janelle Monae. Grammy-nominated Hip-Hop artist, Jidenna shares the experiences that molded him as an artist.
Aug 20, 2019
Episode Twenty-Nine: Alejandro Bedoya
Dan talks to United States soccer player Alejandro Bedoya about why he felt so helpless about gun violence in America that he had to run to the nearest microphone on the field and scream.
Aug 07, 2019
Episode Twenty-Eight: Brian Windhorst
Did you know Brian Windhorst was in a coma for three weeks? We ask him about that... and LeBron.
Aug 06, 2019
Episode Twenty-Seven: Jim DeRogatis
Jim DeRogatis has investigated all of the accusations made against singer R. Kelly and has authored a book that goes into horrific detail. He joins "South Beach Sessions" and explains how one of R&B's biggest-ever hitmakers found himself facing a lifetime in prison.
Jul 30, 2019
Episode Twenty-Six: John Urschel
Dan talks math with a smart and unusual giant.
Jul 23, 2019
Episode Twenty-Five: Billy Ray Cyrus
Dan tries to talk to Billy Ray Cyrus about music, upbringing and Old Town Road. Billy Ray prefers to talk about Pete Rose.
Jul 16, 2019
Episode Twenty-Four: Desus & Mero
They came from the podcast underground in the Bronx and became seemingly overnight pop-culture fixtures. Desus & Mero found a way to translate their unrivaled chemistry into dollars.
Jul 09, 2019
Episode Twenty-Three: Ariel Helwani
Dan talks to Ariel Helwani, the Howard Cosell of mixed-martial arts, about how the UFC once tried to keep him away from covering the sport he covers better than anyone.
Jun 25, 2019
Episode Twenty-Two: Dave Barry
Dan gets nostalgic about Miami with long-time friend and Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry.
Jun 18, 2019
Episode Twenty-one: Adam Carolla
Dan talks to Adam Carolla about how his childhood shaped his comedy and his new stand up special Not Taco Bell Material
Jun 11, 2019
Episode Twenty: Chris Jericho
When you combine his wrestling, music projects, TV hosting, and podcasting, Chris Jericho has a solid argument for being one of the hardest working people in the history of entertainment. He shares with us how he broke into the biz and sheds light onto a complicated relationship with Vince McMahon.
May 21, 2019
Episode Nineteen: Michael Lewis
Dan and one of his favorite authors, Michael Lewis, talk about books, baseball's stupidity and the human brain.
May 14, 2019
Episode Eighteen: Mike Schur
Dan talks to Mike Schur - writer for The Office, creator of Parks and Rec, and one of America's most in-demand producers of TV content - about how he almost ruined a golden age of comedy.
May 07, 2019
Episode Seventeen: Duff McKagan
Dan talks to Guns N Roses bassist Duff McKagan about how the lifestyle of one of the last real rock bands nearly killed him.
Apr 30, 2019
Episode Sixteen: Tony Kornheiser
Dan and his curmudgeonly friend, Tony Kornheiser, talk about radio ... and how the acid-filled Tony blazed the path for LeBatard And Friends.
Apr 23, 2019
Episode Fifteen: Stan Van Gundy
Dan talks to Stan Van Gundy about how he went from having all the power in the Pistons organization to hanging around our sewage.
Apr 16, 2019
Episode Fourteen: Billy Corben & Tony Bosch
What happens when you combine incompetence with greed, Miami and drugs? Allow Biogenesis doctor-who-isn't-a-doctor Tony Bosch and director Billy Corben to explain.
Apr 04, 2019
Chris Bosh Part II
In Part Two, Chris Bosh describes where he was when he got the news LeBron had decided to return to Cleveland and why he decided to stop pursuing an NBA comeback after multiple blood clots.
Apr 02, 2019
Episode Twelve: Chris Bosh Part I
In Part One of a two-part conversation, Chris Bosh takes you deep inside the most interesting team Miami has ever known.
Mar 26, 2019
Episode Eleven: Dan Patrick Part II
Part II of our discussion with Dan Patrick. In this episode Dan goes into detail where his relationship with ESPN fell apart and how, after several years, he's squashed the beef. Discover how Dan went from losing out on a local TV job in Dayton to having his own sports empire. DP shared plenty of great stories in Part I, he keeps them coming here.
Mar 19, 2019
Episode Ten: Dan Patrick: 3/12/19
Dan Patrick went from local news castoff to becoming one of the names and faces synonymous with American sports coverage. He hustled his way to CNN thinking he'd made it at $18,000 a year, only to have his journey put him in a position to unknowingly turn down $10 Million a year to Host "The Price is Right"€ several years later. Let's learn about one of the more remarkable careers in media and hear amazing stories about the glory days of SportsCenter along the way. It's an interview too good to contain to just one episode.
Mar 12, 2019
Episode Nine: Action Bronson
Action Bronson, who has taken the unusual path from chef to hip hop, tells some great stories about Eminem, Santana and ... Olden Polynice?
Mar 05, 2019
Episode Eight: Dominique Foxworth
Dominique Foxworth has led an interesting life that has seen him succeed in the NFL, Harvard Business School, The NFLPA, The NBAPA, and now gasbaggery. He sits down in studio with us to explain his path... it may devolve into a fight once Dan questions his size.
Feb 26, 2019
Episode Seven: David Samson & Billy Corben
Former Marlins team president David Samson and director Billy Corben (Cocaine Cowboys, The U) do NOT care for one another. They had never been in the same room, until we put them in this small one.
Feb 19, 2019
Episode Six: Terry Crews
Terry Crews took an usual path to stardom, from football player to janitor to actor, and now he's an unlikely face for the Me Too movement. His willingness to be publicly vulnerable is on full display here.
Feb 12, 2019
Episode Five: Luther Campbell
The founder of 2 Live Crew and dirty south booty music, Luther Campbell tells crazy stories that take us through hip-hop history, all the way to the Supreme Court.
Feb 05, 2019
Episode Four: Joe Buck
Joe Buck was the youngest person to ever call an NFL game on a broadcast network at 25. He has called 20 World Series since. The son of a broadcasting legend, he became one himself. Let's enjoy some stories with one of America's best guides.
Jan 29, 2019
Episode Three: JK Simmons
Let's get to know Hollywood grinder JK Simmons, who went from doing singing telegrams to becoming a yellow peanut M&M to winning an Oscar that Johnny Depp, Sir Ian McKellen and Glenn Close never have.
Jan 22, 2019
Episode Two: Adam McKay
Adam McKay, the brilliant filmmaker and screenwriter behind projects like "Anchorman", "The Big Short", "Stepbrothers" and "Vice" discusses his career and his choices in depth with Dan Le Batard.
Jan 15, 2019
Episode One: Neal Brennan
The co-creator of Chapelle's Show, Half Baked writer, film maker, innovative stand-up comic, actor (how many resume items are you guys going to put here to sell him to us? Why don't you throw in when he used to be a doorman, too?) ends his interview the perfect way for his new project.
Jan 08, 2019
Teaser: Jemele Hill
In the debut of the South Beach Sessions, Dan Le Batard speaks with friend and former co-worker Jemele Hill about her tumultuous 2018 and her plans following her departure from ESPN.
Dec 18, 2018
Episode Zero
This is ground zero for a new project that will become a new universe for what will become LeBatard And Friends. Will Stugotz be a part of it?
Dec 13, 2018