Chiney, featuring ESPN commentator and WNBA star Chiney Ogwumike, is a twice-weekly podcast discussing current sports events through the lens of an active professional athlete. Chiney will be joined by some of the biggest names in sports, including today's athletes, legends from the past, and those covering the action every day.
Chiney Speaks: 7/7/21
In this mini audio-only episode of Chiney, host Chiney Ogwumike reflects on the events of the past week regarding ShaCarri Richardsons suspension, Soul Caps being initially banned by FINA and two African Olympic sprinters being denied the ability to race due to natural high testosterone levels. Using these incidents, Chiney opens the dialogue on how we can be better towards Black women in and out of sports.
Kyler Murray: 6/29/21
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray joins Chiney Ogwumike on this weeks episode of "Chiney" to discuss the Phoenix Suns playoff run, Trae Youngs postseason breakout, his competitive nature and aversion to losing, his Friday Night Lights high school experience, his impressions of J.J. Watt and Deandre Hopkins, his esports ability, and his history as a youth chess champion.
Crystal Dunn: 6/22/21
On this weeks episode of #Chiney, Chiney Ogwumike is joined by USWNT and Portland Thorns star Crystal Dunn to discuss the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo, the challenges of being a Black soccer player and the unique names of Dunns pet chickens and cats. Dunn also explains how her husband, who is French, felt about the USWNT winning a World Cup against France ... in France.
Baron Davis : 6/15/21
On this weeks episode of Chiney Ogwumikes podcast, she is joined by former NBA All-Star Baron Davis to discuss the young stars taking over the league, including Trae Young, Devin Booker, Donovan Mitchell and Nikola Jokic. They also look back on Stephen Currys imitation of Davis iconic celebration, as well as the time Davis tried to dunk on Shaq.
Nneka Ogwumike : 6/8/21
On the debut episode of "Chiney," Chiney Ogwumike is joined by WNBA Champion, past WNBA MVP and big sister Nneka Ogwumike. The two weigh in on Naomi Osakas withdrawal from the French Open and athletes mental health, Nneka's role in the film Space Jam: A New Legacy, winning the 2016 WNBA Championship, partying with Snoop Dogg and much, much more.
Introducing 'Chiney': 6/4/21
Chiney, featuring ESPN commentator and WNBA star Chiney Ogwumike, is a twice-weekly podcast discussing current sports events through the lens of an active professional athlete. Chiney will be joined by some of the biggest names in sports, including todays athletes, legends from the past, and those covering the action every day.
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