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Hoop Story sits down with point guard Traevon Jackson—son of 14-year NBA guard Jim Jackson— to discuss playing with the Wisconsin Badgers teams which went to two straight NCAA Final Fours in 2014 and 2015. The young hooper shares his life story as well as his unshakable faith in God, which helped him bounce back after finding himself homeless. Traevon shares his unexpected pick for ROY, describes his training routine with childhood buddy Trey Burke and explains what it's like playing...
Chris Fleming, Brooklyn Nets Assistant Coach and Head Coach of the German National Team
Chris Fleming, currently an assistant coach with the Brooklyn Nets and head coach of the German national team, sits with Hoop Story Features to discuss coaching Dirk Nowitzki, European vs American player development, coaching in Europe vs coaching in the NBA, adjusting to working as an assistant coach following 15 years of being a head coach, assembling a team overseas vs. assembling a team in the NBA, changing Lonzo Ball's shot, the biggest challenge with coaching in the NBA and much more!
Clyde "The Glide" Drexler
Hoop Story chops it up with original Dream Teamer and NBA Champion Clyde "The Glide" Drexler. The two-time Hall-of-Famer is not known for doing many interviews, so we feel expecially honored to have the opportunity to sit down with this true basketball legend. Never one to bite his tongue, Clyde "The Glide" discusses topics like the demise of the traditional NBA big man, a lack of work ethic in today’s athletes, NBA draft age restrictions, Magic Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers, the...
Basketball Insiders' Steve Kyler
Sit back, relax and listen as Steve Kyler, Managing Editor and Publisher of Basketball Insiders, shares some of his amazing experiences from covering the NBA these last two decades. Listen as Steve touches on his shoe obsession, his weird fascination with officiating, Sam Hinkie’s Philadelphia 76ers strategy (“The Process”), his issues with last year’s Houston Rockets, the real reason behind why Chauncey Billups did not accept the Cavaliers GM job, Paul George, Kevin Durant, the 2017 and...
Men's USA Basketball Assistant Coach, Ty Ellis
2017 USA AmericCup Team Assistant Coach, Ty Ellis sits with Hoop Story's Dean Walle and Jason Arroyo and discusses overcoming a speech impediment while growing up, his unlikely professional basketball career, his transition to coaching, becoming head coach of the NBA G-League's Northern Arizona Suns, the opportunity to become an assistant coach for Team USA under head coach, Jeff Van Gundy and several other inspiring stories throughout his career.
Tyus Edney sits with Hoop Story Features' to discuss Tyus' journey from NCAA and UCLA star to NBA veteran. Tyus also touches on playing professionally overseas, his transition to coaching, Lonzo Ball (and his father, LaVar Ball), the new-look Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka and how the sport of basketball has evolved over the years.