Stan Podolak is a character in Space Jam. He is Michael Jordan's personal trainer and a member of The Tune Squad.

He is played by Wayne Knight, who also voiced Tantor from Tarzan and Don Orville from "Third Rock from the Sun".


Stan is extremely clumsy and dimwitted. However, he proves useful when he discovers that the Nerdlucks stole the talent from five basketball players which caused the Nerdlucks to turn into Monstars.


Stan first appeared when he was told to make sure that Michael stays happy about his new career as a baseball player.

He later drove Michael home and accompanied him when he played golf with Bill Murray and Larry Bird.

When Michael gets sucked down the golf hole which causes him to meet the Looney Tunes, Stan found a way to join him.

After Michael and Stan arrive in the Looney Tunes' world, Stan offers to help Michael to beat the Monstars in a basketball game. At the ultimate game, Stan learns that the Nerdlucks stole the talent from the NBA players which causes them to turn into Monstars.

When the Tune Squad team decides to play, Stan was eventually put in the game because the other players were injured.

The Monstars went on top of Stan and flattened him on the court like a pancake. Stan was inflated like a balloon out of his pancake state by the dog medics by using a bicycle pump.

After the game finishes, Michael and Stan return to their world to do baseball game.

Michael and Stan find all the NBA players and they return their stolen basketball talents back to them.


           Looney Tunes Logo Heroes

Main Heroes
Bugs Bunny | Daffy Duck | Elmer Fudd | Foghorn Leghorn | Lola Bunny | Porky Pig | Tweety Bird | Sylvester | Road Runner | Wile E. Coyote | Marvin the Martian

Secondary Heroes
Speedy Gonzales | Gossamer | Hector the Bulldog | Hippety Hopper | Squeaks the Squirrel

Tertiary Heroes
Granny | Tina Russo | Hubie and Bertie | Pepé le Pew Skunk | Barnyard Dawg | Witch Hazel | Sam Sheepdog | Sylvester Junior | Penelope Pussycat | Honey Bunny | Nerdlucks

Quaternary Heroes
Taz | Charlie Dog | Claude Cat

Guest Heroes
Michael Jordan | Stan Podolak | DJ Drake | Kate Houghton | Floyd Minton

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