Hustle With Us - Learn Sports Skills from Pro Players, Coaches & Trainers to Help You Up Your Game!

Hustle With Us - Learn Sports Skills from Pro Players, Coaches & Trainers to Help You Up Your Game!

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Welcome to the Hustle With Us podcast! We interview professional players, coaches and trainers to hear their success stories, learn lessons from their failures and figure out where they’re taking the cutting edge of sports skills development. Along the way, we’ll uncover the drills they’ve practiced to help build pro-level skills and get you behind-the-scenes insight into what it takes to become a smarter coach, a better player and a more knowledgeable student of the sports you love. Brought to you by the same group behind the #1 Sports Skills Training App, Hustle! https://hustletraining.com


Breaking a Mental Sweat with Hannah Huesman
Feb 20 • 28 min
Hannah Huesman is a Mental Skills Coach with the Philadelphia Phillies organization. She joins the guys to talk about her expertise and why mental health is just as important as physical health when it comes to training. She walks us through her…
Jordan Lawley on Building Confidence and Clients
Feb 12 • 33 min
Coach and Trainer Jordan Lawley joins us to talk about his experience growing his business and how he got to where he is today. Jordan trains all sorts of clients, including NBA players and celebrities, and even tells us some stories of who he’s coaching…
Improving Your Footwork and Using Tech in Your Training with Reid Ouse
Feb 6 • 34 min
Coach Reid Ouse joins the guys to talk about his story and what had to happen for him to start Catalyst Training (https://www.basketballcatalyst.com/). He briefs us on his specialty in footwork and some drills he likes to use to improve his own clients.…
Building the Right Muscles for Baseball with Rance Terry
Jan 30 • 23 min
Rance Terry joins the Hustle crew to kick off season two of Hustle With Us. Coach Terry is the Strength and Conditioning Coach for Purdue Baseball. He gets into his tactics on building muscle in-season vs. out-of-season and which group of muscles you…
Improving Ball Handling With Coach Adrian Howell
Oct 2, 2019 • 26 min
Coach and Trainer Adrian Howell joins the guys to walk us through his specialty as a coach and trainer in California. His ball-handling expertise attracts all sorts of prospective players and even earned him a coaching spot at GSA Prep School in…
Entrepreneur Thomas Fields Shares How He’s Changing The Way You Practice Basketball
Sep 25, 2019 • 31 min
We’re joined by Grind CEO, Thomas Fields, who shares how his new product, Grind Basketball, will be changing the way you practice. It’s an affordable rebounding machine that fits into a duffel bag and enables you to take up to 10x more shots in a practice…
How Defense Wins Championships with Kentucky Assistant Coach Kyra Elzy
Sep 18, 2019 • 27 min
Kyra Elzy, the Associate Head Coach of Kentucky Women’s Basketball, joins the guys to talk about her expertise…defense. She walks us through some of her favorite drills and explains why defense is all about the conditioning. As an accomplished recruiter,…
The Best Stretching Techniques And How To Treat Sports Injuries with Dr. Nick Buonforte
Sep 11, 2019 • 27 min
Dr. Nick Buonforte is a physical therapist who treats all sorts of athletes after they’ve had an injury or if they’ve been experiencing soreness. He chats with us about his start in creating his own practice and how he tries to make a difference with his…
What College Coaches Look for in a Recruit featuring Wright State Coach Katrina Merriweather
Sep 4, 2019 • 31 min
The head coach of Wright State’s Women’s Basketball Program, Katrina Merriweather, joins us for an extended conversation on her recruiting process, her training regimen, and how she worked her way up to lead the Wright State squad. She discusses her…
The Fundamentals of Building Strength with Baylor Coach Jeremy Heffner
Aug 28, 2019 • 19 min
Baylor Strength & Conditioning Coach Jeremy Heffner joins the podcast to talk about training National Championship athletes. He walks us through his philosophy and how he’s been able to train such successful teams at Baylor. Coach Jeremy always reverts to…
What It Takes To Win An NCAA Championship with Baylor’s Moon Ursin
Aug 21, 2019 • 16 min
The Baylor Women’s Basketball team is a consistent contender to win the national title, and last year, they did just that. Junior G Moon Ursin was part of that team that helped bring home the hardware. She chats with us about that experience and how her…
How the World’s Top Wheelchair Basketball Player Prepares for International Competition featuring 3x Olympic Gold Medalist Pat Anderson
Aug 14, 2019 • 36 min
Pat Anderson is widely considered the best wheelchair basketball player in the world and quite possibly the best of all time. He has always had an athlete’s mindset and didn’t let an accident at a young age stop him from accomplishing his goals. He chats…
Inside the Business of Basketball Training Featuring Bobby Whyte
Aug 7, 2019 • 32 min
Bobby Whyte didn’t expect to run his own training business, but when the opportunity was in front of him, he didn’t back down from the challenge. True to his personality, Bobby charged at it head-on. He now runs the successful HyPower Performance and…
What It’s Like to Coach Team USA Featuring Don Showalter
Jul 31, 2019 • 38 min
Coach Don Showalter is the USA Basketball Youth Division Director of Coach Development. He comes from an extensive background of coaching where he has used over 50 years of experience to help his athletes get better everyday. He’s undefeated in…
How To Play Professional Basketball in Europe Featuring Dustin Sleva
Jul 24, 2019 • 30 min
Professional basketball player Dustin Sleva joins us to talk about his story from breaking records at Shippensburg University to getting the chance to play overseas for the Paris Basketball League. He gives us some insight to how he earned that…
How to Improve Your Basketball IQ with Skills Trainer Paul Easton
Jul 17, 2019 • 32 min
Coach Paul Easton has an incredible story to tell the Hustle With Us podcast. He came from Scotland and used his persistence to become one of social media’s most followed basketball trainers. He fills us in on how he grew his basketball IQ despite not…
How to Shoot a Basketball with Perfect Form from Professional Shooting Coach Mike Dunn
Jul 10, 2019 • 23 min
Trainer and Professional Shooting Coach Mike Dunn joins us to talk about his transition to the training world and how he was able to make the leap. He developed an almost perfect shot at a young age and passes those lessons on to all his athletes, young…
Strength Training for Youth Athletes with Micah Kurtz
Jul 3, 2019 • 37 min
Micah Kurtz is the current Assistant A.D. at Windermere Prep in Orlando, FL and a Strength & Conditioning Consultant for Oak Hill Academy. He was the NSCA National Strength Coach of the Year in 2016 and was named a Top 40 Coach Under 40 by the National…
Marcus Hodges on Training With Pros and Developing the Right Work Ethic
Jun 26, 2019 • 27 min
Marcus Hodges joins us to talk about his training tactics and how to stay on the grind. Marcus works with players of all ages, including some pros you’ve definitely heard of, and shares some of his favorite drills and exercises with us. He touches on his…
Jefferson Mason on Playing Overseas and Keeping Your Workouts Basic
Jun 20, 2019 • 34 min
Jefferson Mason tells us about his experience playing professionally and his work now as a trainer as well as with Dr. Dish Basketball. He touches on the different teams he played for across several countries, and what eventually brought him back home. He…
How To Build A Basketball Shooter’s Mindset with Skyler Halford
Jun 12, 2019 • 32 min
Coach and Trainer Skyler Halford joins us to talk about his experience playing college ball and how that translated into this part of his career as a coach and trainer. He touches on his favorite drills, workouts, and how he helps his players gain…
How to Walk On to a Division 1 Basketball Team with John Willkom
Jun 5, 2019 • 35 min
John Willkom joins us to talk about his book “Walk-On Warrior: Drive, Discipline, and the Will to Win”. John tells us his story about starting out playing high school basketball in a small town in Wisconsin. He eventually worked his way to becoming a…
David Breslaw on How to Find the Right Coaching Job & Helping Players Overcome Mental Fatigue
May 29, 2019 • 35 min
Coach David Breslaw is the head basketball coach at Richard Montgomery HS in MD. He recently broke the school’s record for wins in a season and currently sports almost a .900 win percentage in his time there. He sits down with us to talk about his start…
Brendan O’Connell on How to Build a High School Dynasty
May 23, 2019 • 22 min
Coach Brendan O’Connell joins us to talk about the mini-dynasty he has built at Eleanor Roosevelt HS in MD, and the importance of playing sports year-round to stay in shape. Download the Hustle app: https://apple.co/2VlqIZo —- This episode is sponsored by…
Sam Brand, USA Basketball & Baltimore Polytechnic Institute
May 15, 2019 • 34 min
We’re joined by Coach Sam Brand, who just won his third straight state championship in Maryland with his squad at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. In addition to being the head coach there, Coach Brand also works with players at the U16 and U17 levels for…
How to Win a National Championship with Matt Lewis of University of Wisconsin Osh Kosh
May 8, 2019 • 37 min
We talk with Matt Lewis, head coach of the Men’s Basketball team at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Last season, Coach Lewis guided UW-Oshkosh to its most successful season in the program’s 121-year history. Lewis and the Titans capped off the campaign…
How to Become a Basketball Statistician with Gabe Skrinjar
Nov 12, 2018 • 24 min
Fox Chapel high school basketball coach and statistician, Gabe Skrinjar, explains the importance of incorporating objective performance measurements into practice and game day routines. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Training Tips from Professional Basketball Player Nick Novak
Jul 29, 2018 • 27 min
In the first episode of the HustleWithUs podcast, we speak with professional basketball player Nick Novak (IG & Twitter: nicky_nov1) about what it’s like to play overseas, what he does to improve his skills during the off-season and his advice for youth…