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The Youth Hoops Pod is presented by Pro Skills Basketball, a professional youth basketball organization dedicated to teaching young players skills for basketball, skills for life, and more generally, skills for success. The Youth Hoops Pod covers a wide range of relevant youth basketball topics from high school & AAU basketball to college recruiting to NCAA basketball to the NBA & professional overseas basketball to mental health & performance to leadership and much more. Listen and subscribe now!

The Youth Hoops Pod Pro Skills Basketball

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The Youth Hoops Pod is presented by Pro Skills Basketball, a professional youth basketball organization dedicated to teaching young players skills for basketball, skills for life, and more generally, skills for success. The Youth Hoops Pod covers a wide range of relevant youth basketball topics from high school & AAU basketball to college recruiting to NCAA basketball to the NBA & professional overseas basketball to mental health & performance to leadership and much more. Listen and subscribe now!

    Dan Porter Interview, CEO of Overtime 🎥🔥

    Dan Porter Interview, CEO of Overtime 🎥🔥

    Dan Porter is the Co-Founder and CEO of Overtime, a sports publisher and influencer for the next generation of fans. Across all accounts, Overtime has more than 1.5 billion views/month, 40 million followers with 88% of them being under the age of 35, and over 100 full-time employees.

    Dan has a really cool background from working for Richard Branson at Virgin to selling Ticket Web to Ticket Master to creating game studio OMGpop and selling it for millions to working at William Morris Endeavor and starting their eSports department and creating the eLeague.

    In this episode, we talk about Dan’s entrepreneurial background, how he started Overtime, his vision for the company, his thoughts on Overtime’s impact on youth basketball, and more.

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!


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    🏀 📲 DOWNLOAD THE "PELOTON" FOR BASKETBALL TRAINING FREE NOW

    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    • 29 min
    Kyle Hines, the Winningest American in European Basketball History 🏆🏆

    Kyle Hines, the Winningest American in European Basketball History 🏆🏆

    In this episode, we chat with Kyle Hines, the winningest American player in European basketball history at just 34 years old. Kyle has had an absolutely incredible career from starting out in 2nd division Italy to rising through the ranks at Brose Bamberg in Germany, Olympiacos in Greece, CSKA in Moscow, and now currently with Armani in Milan.

    Kyle has won multiple country championships, made countless all-star games, and won numerous individual awards, but probably more importantly, in the EuroLeague, the top league in all of Europe and 2nd best league in the world behind the NBA, he is a 2-time Defensive Player of the Year, 4-time Champion, and a member of the prestigious 2010-2020 EuroLeague All-Decade Team.

    In our conversation, we talk about Kyle’s entire career from youth through the pros.

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!


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    🏀 📲 DOWNLOAD THE "PELOTON" FOR BASKETBALL TRAINING FREE NOW

    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    • 51 min
    How Basketball Can Teach Life Lessons [REPLAY]

    How Basketball Can Teach Life Lessons [REPLAY]

    In this episode, we discuss how everyone says they want to teach or learn life lessons from basketball but they won't embrace the struggle that comes along with the lessons. We ask ourselves how we can use the game of basketball to teach valuable life lessons and get players, parents, and coaches to embrace the struggle. [REPLAY from 2/11/20]

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!


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    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    🎧 Intro and Outro music by Wintz

    • 31 min
    Drew Hanlen, NBA Skills Trainer & Basketball Entrepreneur 💪

    Drew Hanlen, NBA Skills Trainer & Basketball Entrepreneur 💪

    In this episode, PSB Co-Founder & President, Brendan Winters, and PSB Lead Trainer, Cristian Barber, chat with Drew Hanlen. Drew is one of the top NBA skills trainers in the world and the CEO of Pure Sweat Basketball. Drew has a long list of NBA clients, but some of the bigger names include Bradley Beal, Joel Embiid, Jayson Tatum, Zach LaVine. Pure Sweat is more though than just NBA training - they also offer an online training app, virtual coaching courses, pro scout school, among other things.

    In this episode, we talk with Drew about the past year of his life with COVID and the NBA shutdown, the positives and negatives of being an NBA player trainer, his training philosophy, his relationships with his clients, his work with Jason Tatum starting from a young age, and much more.

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!


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    🏀 📲 DOWNLOAD THE "PELOTON" FOR BASKETBALL TRAINING FREE NOW

    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    If you enjoyed our podcast, would you please take a minute and leave us a 5-star review? It would mean the world to us as we are beginning to grow our voice in the podcast sphere.

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    🎧 Intro and Outro music by Wintz

    • 49 min
    Does High School Basketball Need a Shot Clock? ⏰ [REPLAY]

    Does High School Basketball Need a Shot Clock? ⏰ [REPLAY]

    In this episode, we discuss the pros and cons of adding a shot clock to high school basketball. It seems like an easy implementation to add a shot clock to high school basketball, but we talk about some of the logistical issues that would come with this change as well as other questions surrounding this topic. [REPLAY from 1/22/20]

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!


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    🏀 📲 DOWNLOAD THE "PELOTON" FOR BASKETBALL TRAINING FREE NOW

    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    • 12 min
    Shaq's 3v3 IG Post, NBA Haircuts, Best On-Court Swag, and CP3 Supporting HBCUs | Always Open Show

    Shaq's 3v3 IG Post, NBA Haircuts, Best On-Court Swag, and CP3 Supporting HBCUs | Always Open Show

    In this week's episode of "Always Open", Lem and Malik tackle the highly debated hypothetical 3v3 game Shaq posted on Instagram, NBA best and worst haircuts, who has the best on court swag, and the dope way CP3 used his in-game kicks to support HBCUs.

    "Always Open" is a new show on the Youth Hoops Pod featuring Lem Dozier and Malik Mims, the leaders of PSB Nashville. Always Open is a show with barbershop-style conversations about all levels of basketball, culture, kicks, social justice, fashion, music, and in general, new ideas ... Always be open to new ideas!

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    The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as:


    High school & AAU basketball

    College basketball recruiting

    NCAA basketball

    NBA & professional overseas basketball

    Mental health & performance

    Leadership

    Basketball coaching

    And much more!

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    🏀 📲 DOWNLOAD THE "PELOTON" FOR BASKETBALL TRAINING FREE NOW

    Make sure to check out the PSB+ app for iPhone/iPad and Android. PSB+ is the Peloton for basketball, allowing players to workout with a virtual trainer anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. Click here for more information and to download for free now!

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    🎧 Music by @bryant_taylorr

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
73 Ratings

73 Ratings

All Hoops in NC ,

Thank you!

These podcasts are very valuable to anyone wanting to learn about youth basketball, AAU and the college and pro game. The perspectives from coaches and former players are so insightful and motivational. Thank you PSB!

rg3wood ,

👌🏼

Great for hoopers of all ages, easy listen

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Informative

Quality information for players, parents and coaches. Always interesting and informative.

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