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Motivation: Jay Williams Locks Down NBA Prospects Wearing Jeans at Top 100 Camp

March 4, 2014

Alan Stein and Adam Bradley, co-hosts of the Hardwood Hustle Basketball Podcast, traveled to Bristol, CT to sit down with ESPN’s Jay Williams and told an inspiring story of Williams showing up at a Top 100 camp and stopping a drill whilst wearing jeans to show the kids how it was done…

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Motivation: Steph Curry – Success is Not an Accident

October 29, 2013

Alan Stein’s Stronger Team bring the goods again – Stephen Curry shows why success is no accident… it is created by your daily habits. Are your habits today on par with your dreams for tomorrow?

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Motivation: 2 Year Walk On Awarded Full Scholarship by Northwestern!

October 23, 2013

James Montgomery has been a walk on at Northwestern for the last two years, having worked himself to being the team’s best perimeter defender – all that hard word work paid off last week, as Head Coach Chris Collins awarded him a full scholarship! Check out the moment he was told, and how his mum […]

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Driven Episode 1 “919″ Featuring Rodney Purvis

September 26, 2013

Check out Episode 1 of ‘Driven’ a new series from New Age Elite Sports on athletes striving to achieve their goals. First episode takes place in Raleigh, NC, featuring UCONN’s Rodney Purvis – awesome stuff.

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Motivation: Basketball Moves Mountains – Mihai Raducanu

July 29, 2013

Start you week the right way with this inspirational video from basketball trainer Mihai Raducanu!

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Motivation: LeBron James & Chris Paul on What it Takes to Make It

May 19, 2013

What does it take to make it? Listen to this motivational talk from LeBron James and Chris Paul at LeBron Skills Academy a few years back; Step Curry and a beardless James Harden can also be seen in the group.Via Ballislife.

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Motivation: What is Hard Work?

May 4, 2013

On the weekend of the culmination of the Junior basketball season (Junior Final Fours in Sheffield), I thought it would be appropriate to have a little inspirational video for you. Check out this great piece from Alan Stein and his Stronger Team and get hyped!

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Nik Strauskas Hits 70/76 Three Pointers in 5 Minutes – 46 In a Row!

April 27, 2013

Nik Strauskas is a freshman phenom for the Michigan Wolverines with a pretty solid shot…The sharp-shooting Canadian made over 44 percent of his three-point attempts on the season, and when in his back garden, in the rain, he can hit ‘em at a 92% clip! Check him out going 70/76 in three minutes, including 46 […]

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Inside Access with Kyrie Irving

April 20, 2013

Check out this really nice inspirational insight into natural born leader, Kyrie Irving, who exemplifies the next generation of playmakers with his hungry and humble approach.

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Feel Good Story: Act Of Sportsmanship Gives Texas High Schooler Shot At Glory

February 26, 2013

Check out this feel good story, about Mitchell Marcus, team manager for the basketball team at Coronado High School in El Paso, Texas, and his legendary moment on court after a fellow Texas teen set the example of sportsmanship by unselfishly surrendering the basketball to him so he could score a point during a game.