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The Breakthrough Basketball Coaching Lab is a podcast for basketball coaches, parents, fans, and players. Topics include player development, character development, youth development, defense, offense, and more.

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The Breakthrough Basketball Coaching Lab is a podcast for basketball coaches, parents, fans, and players. Topics include player development, character development, youth development, defense, offense, and more.

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    4 Ways To Chase Greatness…Not Mistakes (Plus a Bonus)

    4 Ways To Chase Greatness…Not Mistakes (Plus a Bonus)

    In basketball, like in life, mistakes are unavoidable.  As much as we would like to escape them, they’re going to happen.  The teams that make the fewest mistakes, the majority of the time win.  Occasionally, teams that make a lot of them win. How so? They don’t chase them.  Instead, they replace the mistakes by […]

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    6 Critical Tips to Help Your Child Succeed Through Sport

    6 Critical Tips to Help Your Child Succeed Through Sport

      Coaching basketball over the last 25 years, I have witnessed quite a few parents mistakenly view their parenting success based on their child’s sports success. It was hard for me to understand why parents would compete with each other over the sports accomplishments of their children. It didn’t make any sense to me how […]

    Willie Williams: How To Develop Good Practice Plans

    Willie Williams: How To Develop Good Practice Plans

    Developing A Practice Plan How To Develop A Winning Practice Plan With Coach Willie Williams Coach Willie Williams has had a lot of success coaching college basketball.  He has been named NCCAA Region Coach of The Year 3 times. He has also led Nebraska Christian College to the national tournament 3 years.  Coach Williams will […]

    • 56 min
    Carl Scales “Tips For Coaching Your Own Kids”

    Carl Scales “Tips For Coaching Your Own Kids”

    Tips For Coaching Your Own Kids How To Coach and Navigate Your Child Through Youth Basketball Coach Carl Scales has had the privilege of coaching his own children in basketball. While coaching your own kids can a rewarding experience, many will tell you that there are lots of headaches along the way. Dealing with parents […]

    • 51 min
    #38 – Matt Keeley “Building a Winning Culture From Scratch”

    #38 – Matt Keeley “Building a Winning Culture From Scratch”

    Why You Should Listen? After ten years of prepping himself as an assistant coach, at MidAmerica Nazarene University and Washburn University, Matt Keeley takes over as head coach for the OUAZ Men’s Basketball program. Coach Keeley was blessed to work for two college coaching legends during his time as an assistant.  He was fortunate to […]

    • 26 min
    #37 – Coach Mason “Dr. Dish or the Gun?”

    #37 – Coach Mason “Dr. Dish or the Gun?”

    Why You Should Listen? This podcast looks at the benefits of Dr. Dish and Pro Skills Trainer Jefferson Mason makes the case for Dr. Dish supremacy in the basketball skill development world. Jefferson Mason had great success as a basketball player.  He spent 2 ½ years at the NCAA Division I level, was named a […]

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
98 Ratings

98 Ratings

Wlayton ,

Coaching Youth Sports

Great stuff Jim. As a son of a father that coached and now a father that coaches my own son I thought Coach Scales philosophy was spot on. Also, loved the quote at the end of the podcast. Keep em coming Jim!

Kadivar ,

Great content and conversation

I’ve just found this podcast but I’ve loved it so far. Their podcast on 6 tips to help your child succeed is what brought me here and so glad it did. Hope the content and podcasts keep coming.

Picc5Cannon ,

Great Podcast

Great Resource for any coach. Bring Back the Show. I’ve listened to every episode and keep looking through the list hoping your show updates.

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