NBA & NCAA Skills Trainer, Joey Burton – 014
NCAA Tournament Upsets – How Did They Happen? – 013
Coach A sits down with basketball skills trainer, Joey Burton, for a phenomenal conversation on what being a high-level skills trainer entails. Coach Burton talks about his journey to becoming a renowned skills trainer, and how being on the sidelines for eight years helps him in his training. He also dives into how he prepares […]
The Offseason is for More Than Just Player Development
Coach A is back at it, this time touching on what he saw in the major NCAA Tournament upsets from this past weekend. He highlights the two main factors he saw from all of the upsets and how you can apply those to your own team.
All Coaches & Parents Need This Episode
Coach A coming back at ya with another podcast here, this time talking about the offseason. We often here about how the offseason is for player development, but Coach A thinks that’s unfair for us to expect our players to develop their games if we’re not willing to develop our coaching skills. Listen in, as […]
Substitutions and Bench Conduct – 010
Coach A is back at it, this time talking about what it takes to be a good sports parent. Coaches – this is an excellent podcast to share with the parents of your players, as Coach A doesn’t hold back.
Fake Toughness vs. Real Toughness in Basketball – 009
Coach A is back here with another podcast talking about how you should address subbing and bench conduct with your players. A bench’s conduct can help make or break your team’s mentality, and it’s important your players understand what you expect them to do when they are subbed out of the game, and also understand […]
Finishing the Season Strong – 008
In this episode, Coach A tackles what fake toughness vs. real toughness looks like in basketball. Many players in today’s game have a strong misconception of what a coach means when he says he wants more toughness out of them. In this episode, Coach A deciphers what coaches mean when they say that and gives […]
Why Do Some Players & Teams Reach Their Potential & Others Don’t? – 007
Coach A highlights some of his philosophies on how you can finish your season strong. He give some tips on getting your players’ minds & bodies right for a tournament run.
Basketball Coaching: Coachable vs. Uncoachable Players
In today’s coaching podcast, Coach A talks about why some teams and players reach their potential, and others seemingly never improve & don’t. What it all comes down to is the mindset that your players have, and believe it or not, the mindset that they have comes a lot from how we coach them. Coach […]
Basketball Coaching: What Do Players Want to See? – 005
Coach A is back talking about a basketball coaching topic that is near and dear to his heart: coachable vs. uncoachable players. Unfortunately, the entitlement of players is at an all-time high, which is resulting in an all-time high of uncoachable players. Coach A highlights traits that coachable and uncoachable players possess, and how you […]
Coach A isn’t too far removed from being on the playing side of things, and he has a great relationship with players at several different levels. In this post, he goes in depth about what players want to see out of their coaches. Often times as coaches, we get lost in what we want, rather than what […]