The guest of Episode 32 is Alan Stein who, along with Adam Bradley, is the co-host of “Hardwood Hustle”, the top-rated basketball podcast.  Alan is the owner of Stronger Team and the strength & conditioning coach for the nationally ranked DeMatha Catholic High School basketball program. Alan brings a wealth of valuable experience to his training arsenal from over a decade of extensive work with elite high school, college, and NBA players.


Some of the topics covered:


  • Alan’s thoughts regarding the current climate in the NBA and how new commissioner Adam Silver is handling his new role
  • Adam’s opinion on how players from other countries are having an impact on the game, even at the high school level
  • Why Adam and Alan have been critical of AAU Basketball
  • Kids changing their play to capture that “SportsCenter moment”
  • How coaches can effectively coach fundamentals with kids
  • Getting high profile guests like Mark Cuban and Kevin Durant
  • Being able to speak their minds while not getting on the bad side of these guests
  • Going above and beyond with 110%


Other links and resources:

Hardwood Hustle on iTunes and Stitcher

Hardwood Hustle website

Alan Stein on Twitter

Hardwood Hustle on Facebook/Twitter