This Week on the Basketball Podcast

The Basketball Podcast: EP321 with Yolett McPhee-McCuin for a Deep Dive

In this week's coaching conversation, University of Mississippi head coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin joins The Basketball Podcast for a deep dive into defensive principles, offensive philosophy and sustaining success. Head coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin has elevated Ole Miss women’s basketball back into the national spotlight throughout her six seasons in Oxford. McPhee-McCuin keeps building upon s...

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In this week's coaching conversation, University of Mississippi head coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin joins The Basketball Podcast for a deep dive into defensive principles, offensive philosophy and sustaining success. Head coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin has elevated Ole Miss women’s basketball back into the national spotlight throughout her six seasons in Oxford. McPhee-McCuin keeps building upon s...

The Basketball Podcast: EP321 with Yolett McPhee-McCuin for a Deep Dive

In this week's basketball coaching conversation, Chris Oliver joins NBA Shooting Coach Dave Love on the Coach Dave Love Podcast to share insights on skill acquisition concepts for shooting. Chris Oliver stands as a leading figure in integrating motor learning and skill acquisition principles into basketball training. With a track record of consulting for numerous NBA teams and National...

The Basketball Podcast: EP318 The Dave Love Podcast on Skill Acquisition Concepts for Shooting

In this week's coaching conversation, Penn State assistant coach Joe Crispin joins the Basketball Podcast to share his philosophy on cultivating creativity and adaptability in basketball. One of Penn State’s all-time great players and longtime professional athlete, Joe Crispin is an Assistant to the Head Coach at Penn State. Crispin last appeared on Episode 247 and his Immersion Videos produ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP316 with Joe Crispin on Creativity

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Ukrainian Superleague head coach Stas Ovdieienko joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on war and basketball. Stas Ovdieienko is a prominent Ukrainian basketball figure, who has made significant contributions to the sport as a player and coach. Stas Ovdieienko boasts an impressive 17-year career as a professional basketball pl...

The Basketball Podcast: EP 308 with Stas Ovdieienko on War and Basketball

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, author, podcast host, speaker and leadership consultant Jamy Bechler joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on failing forward, coachability, and modern leadership. Jamy Bechler combines his unique experiences as a championship athletic director, college basketball coach and executive business trainer to help take you and your team...

The Basketball Podcast: EP 306 with Jamy Bechler on Failing Forward

In this week’s coaching conversation, Canadian Women's National Basketball Team Víctor Lapeña joins the Basketball Podcast to share his philosophy on international coaching, development, and principles of play. Lapeña brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success to his current role as Head Coach of the Canadian Women's National Basketball Team. Prior to his appointment i...

The Basketball Podcast: EP320 with Víctor Lapeña on Driving Success

In this week’s coaching conversation, Fairfield head coach Carly Thibault-DuDonis joins the Basketball Podcast to share her insights on 5-Out and team and basketball identity. In just her second season at the helm, Thibault-DuDonis led the Stags to a program-record 31 wins as part of an historic 31-2 campaign, the second-highest winning percentage in the nation. That mark featured a conferen...

The Basketball Podcast: EP319 with Carly Thibault-Dudonis on Transforming Fairfield Basketball

In this week's basketball coaching conversation, the creative mind behind Basketball Immersion, Chris Oliver, joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on his practice framework for player and team development.  For a decade, Chris Oliver, founder of Basketball Immersion, has been revolutionizing basketball coach education with his experiential and evidence-based approach. Chris has tra...

The Basketball Podcast: EP317 with Chris Oliver on Practice Framework

In this week's coaching conversation, sports practice design specialist Kevin Mulcahy joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on representative practice using a constraints led approach. Kevin is an experienced sports and conditioning coach who has worked with sports teams, athletes, professionals, and clubs across three continents for over 30 years. He is the owner-operator of the De...

The Basketball Podcast: EP315 with Kevin Mulcahy on Constraints-Led Coaching

In this week’s coaching conversation, Atlanta Dream head coach Tanisha Wright joined the Basketball Podcast to share insights of WNBA culture and coaching. Tanisha Wright joined the Atlanta Dream prior to the 2022 WNBA Season and led the franchise to its most wins in a season (14) since 2018. Her breakout first year as a head coach with the Dream also earned her the Associated Press Coach of t...

The Basketball Podcast: EP314 with Tanisha Wright on WNBA Culture

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, LA Sparks head coach Curt Miller joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on WNBA coaching, mastering the monotony, and point of attack concepts. Los Angeles Sparks Head Coach Curt Miller made history on August 6th against the Washington Mystics winning his 150th WNBA game as a head coach. His latest career milestone places him in elite co...

The Basketball Podcast: EP313 with Curt Miller on WNBA Coaching

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, G League head coach Dylan Murphy joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on coaching analytics. Dylan Murphy is the head coach of the Osceola Magic, the NBA G League affiliate of the Orlando Magic. Dylan Murphy has been associated with the Orlando Magic for the past five seasons. His journey began as a basketball operations analyst fro...

The Basketball Podcast: EP312 with Dylan Murphy on NBA Coaching Analytics

In this week's coaching conversation, Hoopsalytics founders Bill Dettering and Mike Murphy join the Basketball Podcast to share insights on Basketball Stats and Analytics Systems Designed for Coaches. Bill Dettering developed and conceived Hoopsalytics with co-founder Mike Murphy. Hoopsalytics brings the most powerful analytics to teams of all levels. It is a Next Generation Basketball S...

The Basketball Podcast: EP 311 with Bill Dettering and Mike Murphy on Hoopsalytics

In this week's coaching conversation, Overtime Elite coach Dave Leitao joins the Basketball Podcast to discuss the basketball coaching and development landscape. Dave Leitao is an accomplished American professional basketball coach, currently holding the position of head coach for the City Reapers in Overtime Elite (OTE). With a coaching journey spanning various institutions, including DeP...

The Basketball Podcast: EP310 with Dave Leitao on The Development Landscape

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Transylvania University head coach Juli Fulks joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on transformational leadership, positive psychology and playoff preparation. Juli Fulks has over 360 wins as a head coach and has been the the head coach of the Transylvania University women’s basketball team for the past 10 years. Last year she led Tr...

The Basketball Podcast: EP 309 with Juli Fulks on Transformational Leadership

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, G League Ignite general manager Anthony McClish joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on ownership of decisions, relationships and organization building. Anthony McClish is a distinguished basketball executive with a rich history of accomplishments within the industry. He is the current General Manager of the NBA G League Ignite, a role...

The Basketball Podcast: EP 307 with Anthony McClish on Ownership of Decisions

In this week's basketball coaching conversation, retired college coach, and current author, speaker and consultant, Sherri Coale joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on intention, and the writing and coaching process. Sherri Coale retired from her position as the head coach of the University of Oklahoma Sooners women’s basketball team in 2021 after serving for 25 years. Currently, sh...

The Basketball Podcast: EP305 with Sherri Coale on Intention

In this week's coaching conversation, Northwest Florida State College head coach Steve DeMeo shares insights on his road map to success. Steve DeMeo was named head men's basketball for Northwest Florida State College on April 4, 2022, making it his second stint with the Raiders after a brilliant tenure from 2013-19. DeMeo most recently served as assistant coach for East Carolina University...

The Basketball Podcast: EP303 with Steve DeMeo on His Road Map to Success

In this week's coaching conversation, basketball coach Doug Novak joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on coaching and teaching. Doug Novak is currently an assistant coach for the Northern Kentucky women’s basketball program. Novak was last on EP21 of The Basketball Podcast and possesses nearly three decades of coaching experience, most recently serving as the associate ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP300 with Doug Novak on Coaching and Teaching

Tulane University head coach Lisa Stockton joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on space, pace and flow. Lisa Stockton, the all-time winningest women’s basketball coach in the state of Louisiana and newest inductee to the Conference USA Hall of Fame, will wrap up her third decade at the helm of the Green Wave’s women’s basketball program during the 2023-24 season. Stockton w...

The Basketball Podcast: EP296 with Lisa Stockton on Space, Pace and Flow

Radford head coach Darris Nichols joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on invisible ingredients, roleplaying and coaching responses. Darris Nichols enters his second season as the Radford head basketball coach in 2023-24. The native son of Radford, Va. was named the eighth head coach in program history on April 21, 2021. Nichols' plan to return the Highlanders to their winning ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP295 with Darris Nichols on Roleplaying and Coaching

University of Denver head coach Doshia Woods joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on creating a positive culture, practice, and life circumstances.  Doshia Woods has spent 20 years on the sidelines at various institutions, including ten years as an assistant coach at Tulane University. She is known for her positive coaching style and her ability to create a winning culture with...

The Basketball Podcast: EP292 with Doshia Woods on Positive Culture

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Denver Nuggets assistant coach John Beckett shares insights on NBA player development. John Beckett initially joined the Denver Nuggets franchise during the 2016-17 season as the Director of Player Development. Before his time in Denver, he worked for the Delaware 87ers, where he conducted individual pre-game and pre-practice workouts to help ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP290 with John Beckett on Player Development

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Denver Nuggets assistant coach Ryan Saunders shares insights on NBA defensive concepts and techniques. Ryan Saunders played basketball at the University of Minnesota from 2004 to 2008. He graduated from Minnesota in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in sport management. He has a six-year professional playing career with stops in the NBA G League, ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP289 with Ryan Saunders on NBA Defense

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Dr. Corey Yeager and NBA coach JD DuBois share insights on improving mental health in sports. Dr. Corey Yeager is a currently a sports and entertainment life coach and psychotherapist. His most recently worked as a psychotherapist for the Detroit Pistons. Dr. Yeager has been instrumental in helping NBA players with their mental health and has ...

The Basketball Podcast: EP288 with Dr. Corey Yeager and JD DuBois on Mental Health