Ep.117 Quick review on the Houston Rockets first game of the season and how they want to be like the Golden State Warriors. Is that a good thing? What is up with the clout chasers in sports? Should teams collaborate to do more for the players as a whole? Tweets from Clay Dade, Ray Meach, Jeff Mitchell, and more. Let’s Go!!
Ep.116 Breaking down the Tweets from Tim Martin, Ansu Sesay, and more. Why aren’t kids learning to play without the ball? Have you checked your trainers resume’, or are you just falling for lip service and fake photo ops? Should anyone be able to DM (direct message) your child? Plenty of talking points. Lets Go!
Ep.115 Marland Lowe sits down with former Division 1 player, European player, and current entrepreneur, Marcus Sloan. Sloan tells his truth about how he ended up at TCU and the perils of not playing as a Freshman. Sloan also shares with parents and listeners some basic elements of recruiting that is sure to help parents and players on their current journey.
Ep.114 What Does Success Mean To You….. The definition of success has its own interpretation, based on each individual. This is just a general talk and conversation inside the head of Marland Lowe. Something to talk about..
Ep.113 Las Vegas, I Promise School, NCAA Rules, and more…
Ep.112 Where are you from? And plenty of basketball talk.
Ep.111 The Golden Years of AAU/Summer Basketball goes back and talks the old rules, how college coaches recruited, how summer coaches made money, the scouting services, and some laughable moments.
Ep.110 MGRADS joins Marland Lowe as the two discuss many topics varying from burner phones, a pretty mom, trainers, NCAA basketball, the NBA Draft, media clap backs, and more…..This should leave you with plenty of questions to fuel their next conversation.
Ep.109 Happy Father’s Day Fun and Laughter. We share stories and some funny clips from old movies and TV shows as well. Do you remember any of them?
Ep. 108 Put you mask on as we discuss if the Houston Rockets should change their system, LeBron James, Music of Pusha T, J. Cole, and the Lorraine Motel. Summer basketball is back as we talk about holding kids back (reclass), a hidden sleeper from the Houston Hoops. Who is your top 5 players of all-time from a summer team?
Ep. 107 What about James Harden? Let’s talk about what people are not talking about. Let’s really see why James Harden is either given too much credit or not enough credit.
Ep. 106 Are many players good enough to be Hated On? And we touch on some Yeezy.
Ep. 105 We recorded this before the Live Period, and waited until AFTER the Live Period to release it. What are your thoughts?
Ep.104 Paradise Lost….are we losing the game? Nothing but fun, truthful conversation going on in here. But, you must be honest and real with yourself and others.
Ep. 103 Summer Basketball has began. What are the rules? We discuss how different coaches, organizations, and parents handle things. This is a great topic. Come on in….
Ep. 102 NCAA Investigation continues, UCLA suspended the guys out of fear, John Lucas All-Star Weekend, Kobe Bryant wins an Oscar, Isiah Thomas and Chris Webber refers to the NCAA and College Basketball as The Slave Plantation, and More….
Ep.101 Dick Vitale keeps calling people out. Doug Gottlieb is the new Dick Vitale and he wants Trae Young to fail. Summer Basketball is here. Lets’ Go!!
Ep.100 Texas Tech yells “Fcuk Trae Young” in Lubbock. Player dismissals from Texas A&M. Adults publicly wanting Lonzo Ball to ask Lavar Ball to calm down. Bad Move?
Ep.99 How important are Sneaker Circuits? Media within the summer ball scene. And Plenty of stories.
Ep.98 Trae Young, Marvin Bagley, Mo Bamba, etc.. What do they have in common? Summer Ball is almost here, and Bridging The Gap.
Ep.97 Media Headlines Vs. Reality, MGRADS Vs. Gottlieb, The Goodman set up and more.
Ep. 96 What’s your definite New Years Resolution for 2018? Is Trae Young really that good? For some reason, Lavar Ball Keeps the people talking. Get on in here and check it out.
Ep.95 How will the New USA Basketball tournaments and events affect the current state of grassroots basketball? Who will ultimately benefit? Are you really ready to give up your own Natural Resources (Your Kids) for others to control and benefit from?
Ep.94 Lavar Ball removing Gelo Ball from UCLA
Ep.93 It’s just time for a change. Time to speak on subject matters that others are wanting to speak on, but just not in the situation to do it. Let’s discuss some things going on in the basketball community. For the 1st time, Lowe even plugs and discusses his Texas PRO program.
Ep.92 Ladies Night. Hear for yourself, the thoughts, analogies, opinions, and outright facts from these three women of color as they discuss sports, raising children, etc..
Ep.91 This is another eye opening topic that shows the importance of HBCU’s. 4 Primary Principles that are needed in the Black Community.
1. The Attached Family
2. Use of Banks
3. The Church
4. Ownership of grocery stores and gas stations.
Ep.90 Rod Strickland takes us on an incredible journey from the Mitchell Projects in Bronx, NY, DePaul University, to being drafted to the New York Knicks behind Rookie of the Year Marc Jackson, and more.
Ep.89 MGrads talks Ball is Life, College Basketball, NBA, The Ball Family, and a plethora of talking points.
Ep.88 Craig and I talk on several points in this episode. Missouri Basketball. Michael Porter, Jr.. Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys. Cam Newton, NBA East. West.
Ep.87 What happens when the ball stops bouncing? And the Trials and Errors faced when Dad is not available to guide in the growing process.
Ep.86 Dallas Cowboys should (stand or not) Vs. Jerry Jones is now demanding of them VS. kneeling for social injustice and police brutality. Was Cam Newtons podium mistake. Jemele Hill…….suspended.
Ep.85 Sonny Vaccaro
Ep.84 Did Rick Pitino do it?
Ep.83 NCAA Investigations/FBI Kaepernick took a knee.
Ep.82 Damon Stoudamire. College Coach. NBA
Ep.81 Are we now the Divided States of America?
Ep.80 Hurricane Harvey. It’s effects. LaMelo 1, and More.
Ep.79 The Power of Influence. Silence says a lot more than you think.
Ep.78 Who’s to be held accountable for kids and decisions?
Ep.77 Before Ranking, see it all fully. Credibility is at stake for you and the kid.
Ep.76 What happens when a media source has an issue with you? How do you handle it? Is there anyone you can turn to? What happens if they step to you and then show disrespect to you?
Ep.75 Hear the secrets of The Game yourself. BJ Holmes played Division I Basketball at Texas A&M. He was a top PG recruit that had Georgetown, Cincinnati, Texas A&M, and more. You Must Share this with friends.
Ep.74 In the words of Jay-Z: Ya’ll Need To Stop.
Ep.73 How the Rockets can get LeBron James for 2018-2019 NBA Season.
Ep.72 Chris Broussard, Fox1 Sports/NBA Analyst.
Ep.71 To Whom Much Is Given. NBA Players are “over qualified” to judge others.
Ep.70 What are we doing here?