The Youth Hoops Pod

The Youth Hoops Pod

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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!


Low-Major DI 🏀 Player to 15-year Pro Player with JJ Miller [REPLAY]
Sep 25 • 38 min
JJ Miller is a former DI All-American college basketball player at NC A&T as well as 15-year professional player throughout Europe and South America. JJ currently serves as the Director of Pro Skills Basketball Raleigh in North Carolina. [REPLAY from…
From Underrated to DII All-American & NBA Player 💪 with Todd Withers [REPLAY]
Sep 24 • 23 min
Todd Withers was a DII All-American from Queens University where he led his team to a #1 national ranking in the DII polls for much of his senior season. Todd has since gone on to play in the G-League and actually sign in the NBA! Listen to his journey to…
How to Deal with Playing Time Frustration 😫 [REPLAY]
Sep 23 • 37 min
In this episode, we discuss a tweet from PSB Co-Founder, Brendan Winters, about youth basketball players having to sometimes choose between prom and an NCAA live period tournament, which gets into the larger discussion of sacrificing for basketball. This…
From DIII Basketball to Making Big Time 💵 Professionally | The Andy Panko Story [REPLAY]
Sep 22 • 15 min
Every year thousands of high school players set out on the summer recruiting circuit in hopes of fulfilling their dreams of playing DI. But what happens when the summer ends and none of those DI schools have come calling? What do you do when the only…
Entitlement 👑 | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Sep 21 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is ENTITLEMENT! These emphases are typically life lessons…
Journey of a 2x NBA All-Star, NBA Coach & Scout with Brian Winters [REPLAY]
Sep 18 • 64 min
Brian Winters had a 9 year NBA playing career with the Los Angeles Lakers and the Milwaukee Bucks, including 2 All-Star games. Brian is also an NBA coach of almost 20 years with the Cleveland Cavs, Atlanta Hawks, Vancouver Grizzlies, Denver Nuggets,…
(Part 2) College Recruiting Explained with ESPN’s Paul Biancardi [REPLAY]
Sep 17 • 49 min
This part 2 of our College Basketball Recruiting Webinar which covers many topics related to recruiting, including the impact of COVID crisis, the differences between NCAA divisions, the timeline of recruiting, how players can proactively help their…
Playing 5 v 3 in a Professional Playoff Game with Ross Schraeder | Ballin’ Abroad [REPLAY]
Sep 16 • 13 min
On this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we are back with our Ballin’ Abroad series where we are collecting the crazy overseas basketball stories from people in our organization and beyond. This episode features the Director of PSB Denver, Ross Schraeder.…
(Part 1) College Basketball Recruiting Explained with ESPN’s Paul Biancardi [REPLAY]
Sep 15 • 49 min
This is Part 1 of our College Basketball Recruiting Webinar which covers many topics related to recruiting, including the impact of the COVID-19 crisis, the differences between NCAA divisions, the timeline of recruiting, how players can proactively help…
Leadership | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Sep 14 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is LEADERSHIP! [REPLAY from 5/21/18] __________ The Youth…
Logan Kosmalski, PSB Co-Founder & Former D1 & Professional Player, on his Basketball Journey [REPLAY]
Sep 11 • 61 min
Logan Kosmalski is a former DI Davidson College & professional overseas player and is the Co-Founder of Pro Skills Basketball. Logan grew up in Texas and chose to play basketball at Baylor before transferring to Davidson after a couple of years and then…
When Youth Basketball & Sports Turn Violent | Hoop for Thought Series [REPLAY]
Sep 10 • 20 min
In 2012, a 5th and 6th-grade youth basketball game took a violent turn. It was a Catholic Youth Organization league game in Springfield, Massachusetts. The incident started during the post-game handshake lines when Timothy Lee Forbes and Jose Feliciano…
DIII College Basketball Explained [REPLAY]
Sep 9 • 29 min
In this episode, we discuss what exactly DIII college basketball is, the differences between DI, DII, and DIII college basketball, what the benefits and drawbacks are of playing DIII hoops, and more. [REPLAY 5/15/18] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers…
Sports Performance Psychology with Stu Singer [REPLAY]
Sep 8 • 40 min
In this episode, we interview Stu Singer, who is the Director of Performance Psychology for the WNBA’s Washington Mystics, and the performance psychology coach for the University of Maryland Women’s Basketball team, Fordham University Women’s Basketball…
Respect | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Sep 7 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is RESPECT! [REPLAY 5/14/18] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod…
“‘The Threat of Youth Basketball’”? with the President of Architech Sports, Alan Tyson [REPLAY]
Sep 4 • 39 min
In this episode of the PSB Podcast, PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski talks with President of Architech Sports and Physical Therapy, Alan Tyson. Listen as Logan and Alan discuss the recent article written by ESPN Senior Writer Baxter Holmes titled “‘These…
(Part 2) Stephen Curry Conversation with Team Curry
Sep 3 • 31 min
Check out Part 2 of our podcast with NBA superstar, Stephen Curry! This is a previously recorded zoom call between Stephen and all of the Team Curry Players and Coaches. Listen as Stephen talks about how is he working out during the coronavirus and more!…
Lost in the Polish Woods with Logan Kosmalski | Ballin’ Abroad [REPLAY]
Sep 2 • 6 min
On this episode of Ballin’ Abroad, PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski joins the podcast to tell us the story of the time he found himself and three teammates lost in the Polish woods. What started as a team recovery walk ended asking a local fisherman for…
Duke Alum & NBA Player, Mason Plumlee, on His Basketball Journey [REPLAY]
Sep 1 • 31 min
In this episode, we sit down with former Duke Basketball stand out, and current center for the Denver Nuggets, Mason Plumlee. Logan and Mason discuss Mason’s career from his youth basketball journey to his time at Duke playing for Coach K to now in the…
Toughness | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Aug 31 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is TOUGHNESS! [REPLAY from 5/7/18] __________ The Youth…
Best Practices for Youth Basketball Organizations [REPLAY]
Aug 28 • 41 min
In this episode, PSB Co-Founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss some of the best practices of Pro Skills Basketball with the hopes that other coaches and youth basketball organizations might take some of these practices and find success…
ESPN’s Jay Bilas on Effective Coaching Tactics and Toughness Through Adversity (part 2)
Aug 27 • 32 min
In part 2 of our webinar podcast with ESPN’s Jay Bilas, we discuss effective coaching tactics, toughness through adversity, and more! __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as: High school & AAU basketball College basketball recruiting NCAA…
The Crazy Streets of Mexico with Jason Snow | Ballin’ Abroad [REPLAY]
Aug 26 • 8 min
In this episode of Ballin’ Abroad, Jason Snow joins the podcast to tell us a story of his time playing in Mexico. Whether it was the owner of his team demanding that Jason scored 40 a game, or Jason finding himself walking the streets of Mexico while a…
Betsy Butterick, “the coach’s coach & communication specialist” [REPLAY]
Aug 25 • 42 min
In this episode, we talk with Betsy Butterick, The Coaches Coach & Communication Specialist. Betsy is a specialist who literally coaches other coaches on the best ways to communicate with and get the best out of their players. IN this episode Betsy gives…
The Impact of Kobe Bryant [REPLAY]
Aug 24 • 20 min
In this episode from 1/28/20, we discuss the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna Bryant and the other families on board the helicopter. We sat down to have an open and organic conversation about the impact and influence that Kobe had on all…
Thoughts on Girl’s & Women’s Basketball with Former D1 Player and Coach, Meghan Winters [REPLAY]
Aug 21 • 35 min
Meghan Winters, the sister of PSB Co-Founder Brendan Winters, discusses her time as a DI women’s basketball player and coach as well as some general topics about girls and women’s basketball. [REPLAY from 6/4/18] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers…
(Part 2) How to Play Overseas Professional Basketball with 4 Former Pros and 2 Current Agents [REPLAY]
Aug 20 • 41 min
This is is part 2 of a 2 part webinar featuring a few former pro players and current agents will cover a bunch of different topics about playing professional basketball overseas, including how to find and hire an agent, exposure events, top countries,…
Ross Schraeder | DI, Pro Player & PSB Denver Director [REPLAY]
Aug 19 • 93 min
Ross Schraeder is a former DI UC Irvine & professional overseas player and is the Director of Pro Skills Basketball Denver. This is his story. [REPLAY from 5/21/18] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as: High school & AAU basketball College…
(Part 1) How to Play Overseas Professional Basketball with 4 Former Pros and 2 Current Agents [REPLAY]
Aug 18 • 41 min
This is part 1 of a 2 part webinar featuring a few former pro players and current agents will cover a bunch of different topics about playing professional basketball overseas, including how to find and hire an agent, exposure events, top countries, scale…
Unity | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Aug 17 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is UNITY! The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as: High…
Top Lessons Learned from Hoop Heads Pod with Mike Klinzing [REPLAY]
Aug 14 • 39 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod, host Cristian Barber is joined by the founder & executive director of Head Start Basketball who also happens to be the founder of the Hoop Heads Pod, Mike Klinzing. Mike discusses his division 1 college basketball…
From #1 Player in Nation to NBA Bust - The Schea Cotton Story | Hoop for Thought Series [REPLAY]
Aug 13 • 14 min
There are countless stories of top high school players that never end up making it to the NBA. In these situations, all the rankings, media attention and recruiting end up being wrong. With the amount of emphasis some players and their parents currently…
Interrogated at a Syrian Military Base | Ballin’ Abroad [REPLAY]
Aug 12 • 16 min
On this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have a special guest PSB 17U Rise Elite Coach, BJ Spencer. BJ found himself on a Syrian military base just trying to get his money for his time playing. After he finally got his cash his next task was to get it…
(Part 1) Steph Curry Answers Team Curry Player & Coach Questions [REPLAY]
Aug 11 • 34 min
Check out our newest episode featuring Stephen Curry! This is a previously recorded zoom call between Stephen and all of the Team Curry Players and Coaches. Listen as Stephen talks about how is he working out during the coronavirus and more! [Replay from…
Overcome | Emphasis of the Week Series [REPLAY]
Aug 10 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is OVERCOME! These emphases are typically life lessons that…
Social Media for Basketball [REPLAY]
Aug 7 • 32 min
PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In this episode, Brendan tries to convince Logan to get more active on social media, and they also discuss how young players can…
The Ultimate Guide to AAU Basketball [REPLAY]
Aug 6 • 45 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we talk about all things AAU Basketball. AAU Basketball can be very confusing and frustrated, as a result of this we have written a blog and recorded this podcase that breaks down all of AAU basketball and provides…
The Craziest Pro Basketball Fans on Earth with Brendan Winters | Ballin’ Abroad [REPLAY]
Aug 5 • 14 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we are introducing a new series called “Ballin’ Abroad”. This series will consist of the true stories of playing overseas basketball for a living. This episode features PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters telling the…
Jay Bilas on Youth Basketball, the NCAA, Recruiting, and More (part 1) [REPLAY]
Aug 4 • 35 min
In this episode, you will hear from special guest Jay Bilas and PSB Co-founders Brendan Winters and Logan Kosmalski as they discuss, Toughness, Youth Basketball Parenting, the NCAA, and more! [REPLAY from 4/2020] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers…
Inclusivity | Emphasis Of The Week [REPLAY]
Aug 3 • 1 min
This is our “Emphasis of the Week” series where we give our coaches a specific emphasis for their teams for that week. This week is “Inclusivity”! [REPLAY from 2019] __________ The Youth Hoops Pod covers topics such as: High school & AAU basketball…
“The Peloton for Basketball” Virtual Training App [REPLAY]
Jul 31 • 23 min
PSB+ Virtual Basketball Training apps are now available for free download in the iOS and Android app stores (https://psbplus.com)! PSB+ allows players to train anywhere, anytime at the touch of a button. The workouts vary from 10-60 minutes long, cover…
SC30 Inc, the Underrated Tour, and Team Curry Thoughts with Bryant Barr (Part 2) [REPLAY]
Jul 30 • 34 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have part two of our conversation with, SC30inc President, Bryant Barr. This is a two-part conversation where we cover first Bryant’s relationship with Stephen and their time together as both college basketball…
“No Money, No Play!” with JJ Miller I Ballin’ Abroad Series [REPLAY]
Jul 29 • 10 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we are back with another episode of Ballin’ Abroad. This episode features PSB Raleigh Director, JJ Miller as he discusses a pretty crazy money situation in Venezuela. Not getting paid on time forced JJ to almost not…
Being Stephen Curry’s College Roommate and Teammate with Bryant Barr (Part 1) [REPLAY]
Jul 28 • 18 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have another episode of our Triangle Podcast series with guests, PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters and SC30inc President, Bryant Barr. This is a two-part conversation where we cover first Bryant’s relationship with…
How Should Young Players Define A Good Or Bad Game?? [REPLAY]
Jul 27 • 11 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have another episode of our Morning Shootaround series. PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum joins the podcast to discuss how young players can better define what a “good” or “bad” game looks like. So many young…
The Benefits of Virtual Basketball [REPLAY]
Jul 24 • 33 min
Check out our newest episode featuring a conversation with host Cristian Barber and PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters as they discuss The 10 Benefits of Virtual Basketball Programs and Events. We are having absolutely amazing results with our Virtual…
(Part 2) Mastering The Mental Game with Performance Coach Stu Singer [REPLAY]
Jul 23 • 28 min
Listen to part 2 of our Mastering the Mental Game webinar featuring Stu Singer. Stu has worked with many professional athletes as well as being a member of the coaching staff for the Washington Wizards, Washington Mystics, and University of Maryland…
(Part 1) Mastering The Mental Game with Performance Coach Stu Singer [REPLAY]
Jul 22 • 28 min
Listen to part 1 of our Zoom Webinar with mental performance coach, Stu Singer! Stu has worked with many professional athletes as well as being a member of the coaching staffs for the Washington Wizards, Washington Mystics and University of Maryland…
Grassroots Basketball & College Recruiting COVID Update with Sim Frazier
Jul 21 • 23 min
Check out the latest episode of the Youth Hoops Pod featuring PSB Co-founder, Brendan Winters, and PSB Elite Teams Director & Team Curry 17U Head Coach, Sim Frazier. In this episode, Brendan and Sim discuss where grassroots basketball stands today as we…
What Steps Should Be Taken to Return to Basketball? A Breakdown of our Return To Play Plan
May 26 • 21 min
Here at PSB we have officially launched our “Return To Play Plan”. This plan is a 4 phase approach to getting our players and familes back on the court in the safest possible way. Our plan takes action based on federal, state, and county health…
(Part 2) Steph Curry’s Trainer Brandon Payne on Skill Development & Preparing for the Next Level
Apr 17 • 32 min
This is part 2 of our Skill Development Webinar about all things skill development. We will discuss how players can best prepare for the next level, the current state of basketball skill development, what coaches at the next level really look for and much…
(Part 1) Steph Curry’s Trainer Brandon Payne on Skill Development & Preparing for the Next Level
Apr 16 • 30 min
This is part 1 of our Skill Development Webinar about all things skill development. We will discuss how players can best prepare for the next level, the current state of basketball skill development, what coaches at the next level really look for and much…
Stuck In a Frozen Riverbed In Iceland with Collin Wade | Ballin Abroad
Mar 16 • 12 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have another episode of our Ballin’ Abroad Series featuring Collin Wade. Collin played at Steven F. Austin and then went on to have a great overseas career followed by a great coaching career that he is still…
Is AAU Basketball Harming Your Child’s Health with Dr. Matt Pennetti | Pick & Pop
Mar 11 • 24 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have an episode of our Pick & Pop series with special guest, Dr. Matt Pennetti. Matt is a Chiropractic Doctor who practices in Denver, CO at Prime Chiropractic. Matt wrote a blog entry for our blog on our website…
How To Build Healthy Mental Habits with Stu Singer | Triangle Offense
Feb 26 • 44 min
On this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have another episode of our Triangle Offense featuring PSB Co-founder, Logan Kosmalski and Director and Performance Coach at Well Performance, Stu Singer. Stu is a sports psychology and performance consultant for…
How To Establish and Maintain a Culture with USA Basketball’s Don Showalter | Triangle Offense
Feb 24 • 33 min
In the episode of the Youth Hoops Pod, host Cristian Barber and PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski are joined by special guest and legendary coach, Don Showalter. Don Showalter is the Director of Coach Development of the USA Basketball Youth Division and is a…
NCAA New “One-Time Transfer” Rule | Morning Shootaround
Feb 21 • 13 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have an episode of our Morning Shootaround series and our topic of discussion is the new one-time transfer rule that the NCAA has announced as a possibility for the 2020-21 season. We discuss what this rule is,…
Staying Ready Through the Adversity with Colin Stevens | Pick & Pop
Feb 17 • 25 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski is joined by the Founder of the Manzer Basketball Academy and Professional Basketball Trainer/Founder of F2 Basketball in Myrtle Beach South Carolina, Colin Stevens. Logan talks with…
NBA All-Star Weekend Chicago 2020 | Morning Shootaround
Feb 14 • 13 min
Listen to the newest episode of the Youth Hoops Pod in our Morning Shootaround series. PSB Co-founder Chris Goodrum joins the podcast with host, Cristian Barber to discuss the upcoming NBA All-Star weekend events and what to expect from them! __________…
Why Damian Lillard Is a Great Example for Young Players | Morning Shootaround
Feb 13 • 13 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround, host Cristian Barber is joined by PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum to discuss the recent success that NBA All-star Damian Lillard has been experiencing. Lillard is playing at an all-time great type of level…
How Basketball Can Teach Life Lessons | Morning Shootaround
Feb 11 • 31 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have an episode of the Morning Shootaround with host, Cristian Barber and 3 guests! This pod is joined by PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski, PSB Denver Director, Ross Schraeder, and PSB Charlotte Director, Chris…
One Characteristic That Will Benefit ALL Youth Basketball Players, Parents, and Coaches |
Feb 10 • 10 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we are back with another episode of the Morning Shootaround. The Morning Shootaround Host, Cristian Barber is joined by PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum. This episode breaks down what we believe to be the best…
The New NCAA Recruiting Schedule and How It Affects Youth Basketball | Triangle Offense
Feb 5 • 20 min
In this episode of the Youth Hoops Pod we have an episode of our Triangle Offense series. This pod features PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters, and PSB Elite Director, Sim Frazier. Sim talks about the upcoming College Basketball Recruiting Schedule for this…
Kobe & Shaq vs LBJ & AD | Morning Shootaround
Feb 3 • 11 min
On this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum joins the podcast to discuss two great Lakers duo’s. This podcast was recorded prior to the tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi. We still felt that putting…
What is Appropriate Fan Behavior? | Triangle Offense
Jan 31 • 18 min
In this episode of the Triangle Offense, PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum, and PSB Co-founder, Logan Kosmalski join the podcast to discuss what exactly is appropriate fan behavior. Often in live sporting events, fans feel that they can say or scream…
How Did the Warriors Build a Dynasty? | Morning Shootaround
Jan 30 • 11 min
On this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum joins the Youth Hoops Pod to discuss the Golden State Warriors Dynasty. The discussion covers the Warriors changing ownership at the beginning of the decade. It moves into…
Team Curry Boys and the Under Armour Association Circuit | Triangle Offense
Jan 29 • 14 min
In this episode of the Triangle Offense PSB Elite Director, Sim Frazier and PSB Co-founder, Brendan Winters join the Youth Hoops Pod to discuss the schedule for Team Curry. Sim and Brendan break down each tournament/event that Team Curry will play in…
3 Tips for Players Entering the AAU/Club Tryout Season | Morning Shootaround
Jan 24 • 13 min
On this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum joins the podcast to talk about 3 Tips for any player who is preparing to try out for their club teams this season! The first tip is to ‘Be Vocal”, having a vocal presence…
Does High School Basketball Need a Shot Clock? | Morning Shootaround
Jan 22 • 12 min
On this episode of the Morning Shootaround PSB Charlotte Director Chris Goodrum is back on the podcast to 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…
What is SportsRecruits? PSB x SportsRecruits | Morning Shootaround
Jan 21 • 12 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Co-founder Brendan Winter joins the podcast to discuss the new PSB partnership with SportRecruits. SportsRecruits is a recruiting platform that will now be offered to PSB players in select PSB cities.…
Team Curry FAQ’s | Morning Shootaround
Jan 17 • 13 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Marketing Manager, Cristian Barber is joined by PSB Co-founder, Brendan Winters to discuss Team Curry. Since the announcement of Team Curry, we have received many questions about the details of team curry.…
The Parody in College Basketball | Morning Shootaround
Jan 16 • 10 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround PSB Marketing Manager, Cristian Barber, and PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum sit down to discuss the parody among this college basketball season. From multiple Michigan making an early-season run from…
Trae Young Vs Luka Doncic | Morning Shootaround
Jan 14 • 10 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround PSB Marketing Manager, Cristian Barber, and PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum discuss two of the NBA’s top performers, Trae Young vs Luka Doncic. Cristian and Chris break down each player’s game and compare…
Youth Basketball Should Be FUN | Morning Shootaround
Jan 13 • 9 min
In this episode of the Morning Shootaround, PSB Marketing Manager Cristian Barber is joined by PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum. Cristian and Chris discuss one of the core values of PSB, Fun. This discussion talks about the importance of having fun…
Steph Curry x PSB x Under Armour = TEAM CURRY
Jan 8 • 27 min
In this episode of the PSB Podcast, PSB Marketing Manager Cristian Barber talks with PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters about Pro Skills partnership with NBA superstar Stephen Curry to form Team Curry. Team Curry will be run and operated by Pro Skills…
Top 10 Basketball Moments of the Decade | Pick & Pop Series
Dec 29, 2019 • 44 min
Listen as Pro Skills Basketball Marketing Manager, Cristian Barber, and PSB Charlotte Director, Chris Goodrum discuss the Top 10 Basketball Moments of the Decade. Check out this podcast and others at proskillsbasketball.com/podcast! Subscribe now on…
Sports Psychologist Stu Singer on The Benefits of Understanding the Mind | Pick & Pop Series
Dec 18, 2019 • 40 min
Listen as PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters talks with the Sports Psychologist, Stu Singer. Stu and Brendan discuss Stu’s career and how he got to where he is today. They also discuss what Sports Psychology truly is and Stu explains that understand how the…
Paul Biancardi on ESPN’s Highschool Basketball Ranking System | Pick & Pop Series
Dec 13, 2019 • 59 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. For this episode though, Brendan talks with guest, Paul Biancardi, a…
USA Basketball’s Jay Demings on the Future of Youth Basketball in the U.S. | Pick & Pop Series
Dec 11, 2019 • 35 min
Listen as PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski talks with the Youth & Sport Development Division Director, Jay Demings. Jay and Logan discuss the current state of youth basketball and the future of the sport. Jay breaks down why USA Basketball was created and…
Life School ft. Rasheed Wright | Pick & Pop Series
Oct 9, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode of the PSB Podcast, PSB Co-founder Logan Kosmalski sits down with former Old Dominion Monarch standout and 13-year pro, Rasheed Wright. Rasheed is the PSB Richmond Director! Rasheed had a great college career where he scored over 1,000…
The Life of an Overseas Professional Players with De’Mon Brooks | Ballin’ Abroad
Sep 18, 2019 • 43 min
In this episode of the PSB Podcast, PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters sits down with former Davidson College Wildcat stand out, and current overseas professional basketball player, De’Mon Brooks. Brendan and De’Mon discuss De’Mon’s career and all of the ups…
How New NCAA Recruiting Rules Affected Grassroots Basketball ft. Sim Frazier | Pick & Pop Series
Aug 14, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode of the PSB Podcast, PSB Co-founder Brendan Winters talks with PSB Elite Teams Assistant Director, Sim Frazier. Brendan and Sim discuss how the new recruiting rules set by the NCAA have had major effects on grassroots basketball…
DIII Championship Run | Pick & Pop Series ft. Landry Kosmalski - Head Coach at Swarthmore College
Jun 13, 2019 • 28 min
Check out this podcast and others at proskillsbasketball.com/podcast! Subscribe now on iTunes at: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/psb-p…706?mt=%20_blank! Go to www.ProSkillsBasketball.com for more information! Follow us below!…
Self Awareness & Performance | Pick & Pop Series ft. Alan Stein - Author of “Raise Your Game”
Apr 23, 2019 • 38 min
Check out this podcast and others at proskillsbasketball.com/podcast! Subscribe now on iTunes at: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/psb-p…706?mt=%20_blank! Go to www.ProSkillsBasketball.com for more information! Follow us below!…
Setting Expectations | Emphasis of the Week Series
Mar 4, 2019 • 1 min
Setting Expectations | Emphasis of the Week Series by Pro Skills Basketball
Coaching the Mind | Pick & Pop Series ft. Stu Singer - Sports Psychologist & Performance Coach
Feb 21, 2019 • 41 min
Coaching the Mind | Pick & Pop Series ft. Stu Singer - Sports Psychologist & Performance Coach by Pro Skills Basketball
Being #1 | Pick & Pop Series ft. Chris Hamilton of Nebraska Wesleyan Univ.
Jan 22, 2019 • 26 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In the episode, however, Logan talks with Chris Hamilton, assistant…
Division 2 College Basketball | Pick & Pop Ft. Grant Leonard
Oct 10, 2018 • 37 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In the episode, however, Logan talks with DII Queens University…
Basketball Skills Trainers | Pick & Pop Series
Sep 26, 2018 • 36 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In this episode, Brendan and Logan discuss the rise of basketball skills…
How New NCAA Basketball Recruiting Rules Impact Youth Basketball | Pick & Pop Series ft. Sim Frazier
Aug 29, 2018 • 55 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In this episode, Brendan talks with a guest, Sim Frazier, about the new…
Basketball In China | Pick & Pop Series ft. Karl Barkley
Aug 2, 2018 • 31 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. Last episode, Brendan interviewed a guest, Stuart Singer, who is a…
Youth Basketball Referees | Pick & Pop Series ft. Dietrick Brockett
Jul 20, 2018 • 45 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. Last episode, Logan and Brendan talked about youth basketball…
Alan Stein | Performance Coach, Speaker, Author | Journey to the Hoop Series
Jul 17, 2018 • 45 min
Alan Stein, Jr. is a performance coach, consultant, speaker and author. He spent 15 years working with the highest performing basketball players on the planet, including some of the most famous NBA players in recent years. Alan delivers high-energy…
Confidence | Emphasis Of The Week
Jul 9, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is CONFIDENCE! These emphases are typically life lessons…
Handling Failure | Emphasis of the Week Series
Jul 2, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is HANDLING FAILURE! These emphases are typically life…
Responsibility | Emphasis of the Week Series
Jun 25, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is RESPONSIBILITY! These emphases are typically life…
JD Ey | DIII Player & Coach | Journey to the Hoop Series
Jun 22, 2018 • 43 min
JD Ey is a former DIII player and coach and now works with Pro Skills Basketball as the Director of PSB College Recruiting, which includes Showcase Camps and PSB’s Recruiting Consultancy. Check out this podcast and others at…
Bench Behavior | Emphasis of the Week Series
Jun 11, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is BENCH BEHAVIOR! These emphases are typically life…
Referees | Pick & Pop Series
May 30, 2018 • 32 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. Last week, the duo spoke about using social media for college basketball…
Colin Robbie | Born to Coach | Journey to the Hoop Series
May 14, 2018 • 37 min
Colin Robbie played high school basketball in New Jersey and went on to get a degree in Coaching and Sports Management at Liberty University and now works with Pro Skills Basketball Charlotte. This is his story. This podcast is just one in a series of…
Jason Snow | Basketball Journeyman | Journey To The Hoop Series
Apr 30, 2018 • 46 min
Jason Snow, the nephew of former NBA player Eric Snow, had very interesting path to playing college basketball which then continued throughout his college career and into his pro career. He now works with Pro Skills Basketball Charlotte. This is his…
Sacrificing for Basketball | Pick & Pop Series
Apr 30, 2018 • 31 min
Each week in the “Pick & Pop” series of the PSB podcast, PSB co-founders, Logan Kosmalski and Brendan Winters, discuss and debate a relevant topic in their world of youth basketball. In this first installment of the Pick & Pop PSB podcast series, Logan…
Sacrifice | Emphasis of the Week Series
Apr 30, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is SACRIFICE! These emphases are typically life lessons…
Concentration | Emphasis Of The Week Series
Apr 16, 2018 • 1 min
Each week during the club basketball season, PSB directors address an emphasis that we ask our coaches around the country to talk about with their young players and teams. This week, the emphasis is CONCENTRATION! These emphases are typically life lessons…