Blake Griffin has experience both as a basketball player and someone who can drop some comedy.

The Detroit Pistons star has been trying his hand at stand-up comedy over the last few years and he has figured out why athletes always come off badly in post-game interviews.

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Blake Griffin shares how he got into stand-up comedy and uses Jimmy to demonstrate exactly why interviews after games make professional athletes sound dumb.

“After the game you have to do media and you have to sit at a press conference and answer questions,” he said on an episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. “I think people always think athletes are like really stupid and it’s not that we’re stupid it’s that we’ve just exercised for two hours and there’s not really enough oxygen in our brains.”

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