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Players is a partially scripted but largely improvised American comedic television show based on two brothers that couldn't be more dysfunctional as they attempt to run a sports bar together. The show was created by Matt Walsh and airs on Spike TV network. Walsh also plays the role of Bruce, the carefree happy go lucky brother more interested in providing everyone with a place to hang out with friends,eat,drink and be merry as opposed to his boring older brother Ken (Ian Roberts) who would prefer a more subdued restaurant like his former job at The Soup Ranch. Throw in two wacky waitresses (June Diane Raphael and Danielle Schneider), a bartender that lives in the storage room (James Pumphrey) and a retired police officer with nothing better to do than to sit by the bar placing bets on his favorite sports team (Jack McGee) and you've got comedy on the highest level.

uesday 10:30 PM et/pt on Spike TV on Spike TV
1 Season, 10 Episodes - Canceled/Ended
March 2, 2010
Comedy, Family
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Players Full Episode Guide

  • Bruce holds a promotional event at Players for a brand new snack product that ends up being meat-flavored crank which turns everyone in the bar, including the staff, into hopped up, violent drug fiends.

  • Convinced that Ken will never stop pining for his ex wife, Karen, until he sleeps with someone else, Bruce puts up a $2,000 bounty to the first Players staff member to get Ken laid.

  • When Players becomes a haven for European soccer fans, who flock there to watch World Cup qualifying matches, Bruce and Ken come to blows over their alliances to the fans of England and Germany respectively

  • Bruce and Ken are two very different and dysfunctional brothers from Phoenix living out the ultimate guy fantasy - owning and operating a profitable sports bar.

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