30 episodes

The Hardwood Hustle podcast brought to you by PGC Basketball seeks to educate, empower and encourage coaches around the world. 
Your hosts, coaches TJ Rosene and Sam Allen share their experiences and perspectives centered around the game of basketball. Guest interviews from the biggest names in basketball and beyond, provide keen insights into how coaches can achieve a high level of success and be transformational in the lives of their players.
The Hardwood Hustle has been equipping and inspiring the basketball community since 2014. Allow our guides TJ and Sam to journey with you and help you enjoy a fulfilling coaching career season after season.

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The Hardwood Hustle podcast brought to you by PGC Basketball seeks to educate, empower and encourage coaches around the world. 
Your hosts, coaches TJ Rosene and Sam Allen share their experiences and perspectives centered around the game of basketball. Guest interviews from the biggest names in basketball and beyond, provide keen insights into how coaches can achieve a high level of success and be transformational in the lives of their players.
The Hardwood Hustle has been equipping and inspiring the basketball community since 2014. Allow our guides TJ and Sam to journey with you and help you enjoy a fulfilling coaching career season after season.

    Episode 390 – 4 Roles in Growing the Game – Part 2

    Episode 390 – 4 Roles in Growing the Game – Part 2

    In Part 2, TJ and Sam share how parents and players can navigate youth basketball, player development, and finding teachable moments and learning opportunities. It’s a discussion about stepping back and seeing the big picture within the game and ensuring we all contribute to a positive sport experience in whatever role we’re in.

    • 41 min
    Episode 389 – 4 Roles in Growing the Game – Part 1

    Episode 389 – 4 Roles in Growing the Game – Part 1

    This week we’re starting a two-part series about how to run better programs and grow the game of basketball. Referees, coaches, players, and parents all factor into our basketball experience. Our next two episodes will help you understand these four roles better especially when it comes to creating the right competitive environment for your program. […]

    • 54 min
    Episode 388 – Navigating Today’s Transfer Culture

    Episode 388 – Navigating Today’s Transfer Culture

    Players today have more choices than ever and it’s becoming all too common for players to transfer to another team for a variety of reasons. In order to equip ourselves as coaches to better serve our players and programs, TJ and Sam discuss how we can do both. Listen to this episode to hear where […]

    • 37 min
    Episode 387 – Building Confident Players

    Episode 387 – Building Confident Players

    How do we help our players build their confidence? Too often it feels like trial and error as balancing the right amount of encouragement and challenge for each player can be difficult. In this episode, TJ and Sam discuss the best approaches coaches can take to help players earn and develop their confidence.

    • 34 min
    Episode 386 – Joni Taylor

    Episode 386 – Joni Taylor

    This week special guest, Joni Taylor, Head Coach for Georgia Women’s Basketball join us on the podcast. With almost 20 years of coaching experience Joni is racking up the honors as a head coach. Just this season she was named Coach of the Year in the SEC Conference and took Georgia to the SEC Tournament […]

    • 29 min
    Episode 385 – Championship Habits

    Episode 385 – Championship Habits

    In the spirit of March Madness we dive into how and why championship habits make for special teams and special achievements this time of year. Every coach wants to win and be successful and one thing that can separate us from our competition, are the little things we invest in every day. In this episode, […]

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
498 Ratings

498 Ratings

Karli O'Neal ,

Joni taylor

That interview was amazing! This really helped me learn in depth how much of a great coach she is!🔥

Aspiring High School Athlete ,

Love it

Awesome Job! I love how detailed the programs and player development tracks are. Shoutout Tucker with the great editing as well.

emwr8 ,

Great resource!

As someone who works with athletes in character development and mental health, I really value the insight this podcast brings. Great content and quality production.

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