Overseas Famous Podcast

Kevin Owens

An overseas podcast starring former professional basketball player Kevin Owens. Kevin interviews the biggest names in overseas sports and provides a behind the scenes look at what goes on with competing abroad. He offers a personal flare to his extensive sports knowledge. Truly a show you don't want to miss. Tune in each week to hear the real stories of the greatest athletes who spent time competing overseas.

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Overseas Famous Podcast: The Spirit of Cricket with Keshav Maharaj, Tony de Zorzi, and Matt Breetzke
Feb 15 2024
Overseas Famous Podcast: The Spirit of Cricket with Keshav Maharaj, Tony de Zorzi, and Matt Breetzke
Join us on an exhilarating episode of the renowned Overseas Famous Podcast as we delve into the captivating world of cricket through exclusive interviews with three remarkable athletes - South African National Team stars, Keshav Maharaj, Tony de Zorzi, and Matt Breetzke.In this thought-provoking episode, we bring you conversations with these cricketing stars, exploring the untold stories that shaped their careers and the profound impact the sport has had on their lives. Prepare to be inspired as we unravel their journeys, challenges, triumphs, and the valuable life lessons they've learned along the way.First, we sit down with Keshav Maharaj, the talented South African spinner known for his remarkable feats on the field. Discover how he navigated the highs and lows of his cricketing journey, the sacrifices he made, and the moments that revealed the transformative power of cricket in both personal and community spheres.Next, we engage in a candid discussion with Tony de Zorzi, the influential cricketer who captivated audiences with his exceptional skills. Delve into the values and principles that shape his decision-making, and hear how he overcame setbacks, embraced his role as a role model, and witnessed the unifying potential of sports.Lastly, we bring you the promising young talent, Matt Breetzke, who shares captivating stories of resilience and growth. Uncover the challenges he faced, how he stays grounded amidst success, and the rituals that prepare him mentally for intense matches. Prepare to be captivated by his insights on the profound life lessons that cricket imparts.Through these exclusive interviews, we uncover the remarkable spirit of cricket that binds these extraordinary athletes together. Join us as we explore the personal journeys and thought-provoking experiences that have shaped Keshav Maharaj, Tony de Zorzi, and Matt Breetzke into the cricketing stars they are today.Tune in to this episode of the Overseas Famous Podcast to gain a deeper appreciation for the power of cricket and the incredible stories behind these talented athletes. Let their experiences ignite your passion and inspire you to embrace the spirit of cricket in your own life.
Globetrotting Hoops, Leigh Ellis's Pickup Journey
Jan 29 2024
Globetrotting Hoops, Leigh Ellis's Pickup Journey
Join us on an exhilarating journey with Leigh Ellis, a former Australian NBA writer turned global pickup enthusiast. In this captivating podcast, Ellis shares his extraordinary story of transitioning from the sidelines of professional basketball to the heart of pickup games around the world.From Pen to Pavement: The Transition: Explore Leigh Ellis's intriguing transition from being an NBA writer in Australia to immersing himself in the dynamic world of pickup basketball. Discover what fueled his passion for the game and motivated him to step onto the courts.Hoops Across Continents: Travel with Ellis as he takes us through the diverse and vibrant pickup scenes he encountered across continents. From the bustling streets of New York to the scenic courts of Barcelona, experience the cultural exchange that happens when the love for basketball brings people together.Unforgettable Encounters: Dive into the anecdotes and encounters that define Ellis's pickup journey. Hear about the characters he met, the friendships forged, and the unique stories that unfolded on the courts. Each pickup game becomes a chapter in a global adventure.Challenges and Triumphs: Discover the challenges of navigating language barriers, cultural nuances, and different playing styles in various parts of the world. Ellis shares the triumphs and lessons learned as he embraced the universal language of basketball.Beyond Borders: Building Bridges Through Basketball: Gain insights into how pickup basketball serves as a bridge, connecting people from diverse backgrounds. Ellis discusses the power of the game to break down barriers and create lasting connections beyond borders.The Evolution of a Hoops Nomad: Trace Ellis's personal growth and transformation throughout his pickup journey. From a writer observing the game to an active participant, learn how his perspective on basketball and life has evolved.Embark on this globetrotting adventure with Leigh Ellis, where the love for basketball transcends borders, and the pickup court becomes a canvas for cultural exchange and human connection. Get ready to be inspired by the tales of a man who turned his passion for hoops into a global odyssey.
Santa’s Sack of Season 6
Dec 29 2023
Santa’s Sack of Season 6
Welcome back to The Overseas Famous Podcast where we’re kicking off our new season with a bang! In this season premiere, get ready for an epic ride as we dive into the latest trends, hot topics, and some unexpected adventures in the world of overseas sports.🎄 Jingle All the Way to Our Christmas Special! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and we’re spreading the holiday cheer with our very special Christmas episode! Join us by the virtual fireplace as we unwrap the last three months , sprinkle in some festive magic, and share heartwarming stories that will leave you in the spirit of the season. Special guests, and how overseas athletes spend the holidays abroad. It’s an episode filled with joy, laughter, and a touch of seasonal sparkle!📬 Mailbag Extravaganza – Your Questions, Our Answers! We’ve heard you, and now it’s time to answer your burning questions in our Mailbag Extravaganza! Whether you’re curious about the latest industry trends, seeking advice, or just want to know our favorite holiday traditions, we’re pulling out all the stops to make this episode as informative and entertaining as possible. Tune in to hear your questions on air, as we read through your messages, share insights, and maybe even throw in a surprise or two.🚀 Why You Can’t Miss It:•Season premiere packed with exciting updates and industry insights.•A Christmas special that’ll warm your heart and tickle your festive funny bone.•Dive into the mailbag for a personalized episode filled with your questions and our answers.So, grab your favorite hot beverage, cozy up, and join us for a podcasting rollercoaster like no other. It’s going to be a wild ride, and we can’t wait to share it with you!
Unleashing AI Innovation in Sports Tech with Raj Rajkotia and Kuntal Sampat
Sep 12 2023
Unleashing AI Innovation in Sports Tech with Raj Rajkotia and Kuntal Sampat
Ready for a deep dive into the fascinating world of AI and sports tech innovation? Join us on the latest episode of Overseas Famous as we sit down with two visionaries, Raj Rajkotia and Kuntal Sampat, from LootMogul. They're here to unveil the future of AI collaboration in the sports tech industry through their groundbreaking platform, MogulX.ai.🤖 Meet MogulX.ai: Imagine a dedicated community product designed to drive AI development and collaboration in the sports tech universe. MogulX.ai is precisely that, and it's poised to revolutionize the game.🤝 AI-Powered Collaboration: In this episode, Raj and Kuntal will unravel how MogulX.ai is breaking down barriers, allowing athletes, fans, brands, and game developers to come together. They'll showcase how this open AI architecture is empowering individuals to create their very own AI avatars, known as non-player characters (NPCs).🧠 Unleash Your Imagination: Dive into the limitless possibilities of MogulX.ai, where these AI avatars can be meticulously trained by their creators using both supervised and unsupervised methods. The result? A league of AI champions ready to compete in global game sports and e-sports tournaments, all while generating substantial revenue.🌍 The Future is Here: Don't miss this opportunity to explore how MogulX.ai is shaping the future of AI in sports tech. From revolutionizing fan experiences to empowering athletes and revolutionizing the gaming industry, the potential is boundless.Tune in to Overseas Famous for a dynamic conversation that's sure to inspire and ignite your passion for AI innovation in sports tech. Raj Rajkotia and Kuntal Sampat are ready to take you on a thrilling journey into the world of MogulX.ai.
The New Frontier: NIL and Jaylen Dollar’s Football Journey
Jul 20 2023
The New Frontier: NIL and Jaylen Dollar’s Football Journey
In this episode of our podcast, we dive into the exciting and evolving world of Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) in college sports, focusing on the football career of the talented Jaylen Dollar. Join us as we explore how NIL has opened new opportunities for college athletes and how Jaylen has embraced this groundbreaking shift in collegiate athletics.As we delve into Jaylen Dollar’s football journey, we gain insight into his exceptional skills, achievements, and the moments that shaped his career on the field. From high school to college, Jaylen’s determination and passion for the game have led him to become a standout athlete.The heart of this episode lies in exploring how Jaylen has navigated the new NIL landscape. We discuss the endorsement deals he has secured, partnerships with local businesses, and how he leverages social media to connect with fans and build his personal brand. Listeners will gain a deeper understanding of the opportunities and challenges that come with balancing academic responsibilities, athletic pursuits, and entrepreneurial ventures.Additionally, we discuss the broader implications of NIL for college sports, touching on topics such as fair compensation for athletes, the potential impact on team dynamics, and the changing landscape of college recruitment, along with the topic, “does sex sell in NIL?”Throughout the episode, Jaylen shares personal anecdotes, lessons learned, and his vision for the future of college sports in the NIL era. His inspiring journey serves as a compelling example of how NIL has ushered in a new era of opportunities for college athletes and has the potential to redefine the collegiate sports experience.Whether you’re a sports enthusiast, a college athlete, or someone interested in the evolving sports industry, this episode promises an insightful and thought-provoking exploration of the exciting world of NIL and the remarkable football career of Jaylen Dollar.#nil #nameimagelikeness #collegeathletes #footballjourney #collegefootball #podcastepisode #athletepreneur #sportsindustry #collegeathletics #jaylendollar #studentathlete #sportsbiz #empoweringathletes #collegesports
From Bench to Breakout: The Unorthodox Journey to Pro Basketball with Alex Brodsky
Jul 13 2023
From Bench to Breakout: The Unorthodox Journey to Pro Basketball with Alex Brodsky
Are you ready for an inspiring basketball journey? Join us on the Overseas Famous Podcast as we dive into the incredible story of Alex Brodsky, an underdog who defied the odds and carved his own path to success on the court.In this episode, we'll take you back to Alex’s high school days, where he faced numerous challenges trying to break into the rotation. Discover how he overcame adversity and transformed his game to become a force to be reckoned with.Get ready for a rollercoaster ride as Alex shares the gripping story of his transition from playing for a small Division III team to participating in coed intramurals. Find out how he maintained his unwavering passion for the game during that challenging period.Discover the power of persistence as he reveals the process of reaching out to countless schools across the country and the determination he displayed in pursuing a walk-on opportunity at Binghamton University.Join us as we explore the turning point in Alex’s journey, when he faced unexpected obstacles after three years at Binghamton. Gain insight into the challenges he encountered and the thought process behind his difficult decision to leave and pursue other options.Immerse yourself in the gripping tale of his experience in Israel, where he sought a playing opportunity. Uncover the role that timing played in securing his chance to play in Luxembourg, and how he made the most of the opportunity.Dive into the competitive world of Luxembourg's second division, as he discusses the challenges he faced among players with impressive backgrounds and accomplishments. Learn how he proved himself and made a name for himself on the court.Gain valuable insights into the self-representation journey as Brodsky shares how he reached out to European and TBL teams, handled translations, and effectively presented himself to potential opportunities.Finally, uncover Alex’s future aspirations and goals in his basketball career. Learn about his plans to continue his success and overcome potential challenges that lie ahead.Don't miss out on this captivating episode of "From Benchwarmer to Breakout" with Alex Brodsky. It's a story of resilience, determination, and the relentless pursuit of dreams. Subscribe now and be inspired by this incredible basketball journey!#BasketballJourney #FromBenchwarmerToBreakout #InspirationOnTheCourt
Unleashing Opportunities: Sofia Chepenik and Andie Harding on Record-Breaking NIL Deals and Navigating the Student-Athlete Life
Jun 29 2023
Unleashing Opportunities: Sofia Chepenik and Andie Harding on Record-Breaking NIL Deals and Navigating the Student-Athlete Life
Check out this weeks episode of the Overseas Podcast, featuring collegiate lacrosse star Sofia Chepenik and collegiate track star Andie Harding!In this captivating episode, Sofia and Andie share their inspiring journeys as student-athletes navigating the world of Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) deals. Tune in as they delve into the exciting details of Sofia's groundbreaking accomplishment, securing the highest NIL deal ever for women's collegiate athletes with Loot Mogul.Join the conversation as they candidly discuss the challenges of managing the pressures of their sports careers alongside the commitments and responsibilities that come with NIL deals. From balancing rigorous training schedules to maintaining academic excellence, Sofia and Andie provide invaluable insights into how they tackle it all.Get ready to be inspired as they share their strategies for staying focused, managing stress, and finding the perfect equilibrium between their athletic pursuits and the opportunities presented by NIL deals.Tune in to the Overseas Podcast to gain a firsthand understanding of Sofia and Andie's extraordinary journeys, their triumphs, and the valuable lessons they've learned along the way. Don't miss this empowering episode!#overseaspodcast #studentathletelife #nildeals #breakingbarriers #inspiringjourneys #managingstress #athleticsandopportunities #achievingexcellence #balancingcommitments #empowermentthroughsports #athleteentrepreneurs
From Rivalry to Leadership: Unveiling Jeff Aubry’s Basketball Journey
Jun 22 2023
From Rivalry to Leadership: Unveiling Jeff Aubry’s Basketball Journey
Tune in to our latest podcast episode featuring the incredible Jeff Aubry, former overseas pro and current NBPA Executive, and head of the Next Gen Players Union representing all NBA G-League players.In this captivating episode, we delve deep into the world of professional basketball, from our playing days competing against one another to Jeff Aubry's illustrious pro career. We also explore his inspiring post-career journey and his recent appointment to his new position as an NBPA Executive.This podcast episode is packed with invaluable insights, thrilling stories, and behind-the-scenes anecdotes that will leave you inspired and motivated! So grab your headphones and get ready for a fascinating conversation that sheds light on the highs and lows of a basketball career and the tremendous impact it can have on one's life.Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to gain a firsthand understanding of the challenges and triumphs faced by professional athletes. Join us on this enlightening journey as we uncover the untold stories of success, resilience, and the importance of player representation in the NBA G-League.Listen now on your favorite podcast platform and be sure to share this episode with all your basketball-loving friends! Let's spread the word and celebrate the achievements of the true basketball icon, Jeff Aubry!#podcastepisode #basketballjourney #nbagleague #nextgenplayersunion #inspiration #successstories #jeffaubrey #nbaexecutive #proathlete #basketballlegends #athletemotivation
Leading Across Borders: Insights from Andre Roman’s Global Leadership Journey
Jun 15 2023
Leading Across Borders: Insights from Andre Roman’s Global Leadership Journey
Join us for an exclusive episode of the Overseas Famous Podcast as we sit down with pro basketball player Andre Roman, a true leader both on and off the court.In this insightful interview, we delve into the world of basketball and explore Andre's remarkable journey, highlighting the importance of leadership and the challenges he faced while adjusting to playing overseas.Discover how Andre's leadership skills have shaped his career, both as a player and as a mentor to his teammates. Gain valuable insights into the mindset and adaptability required to thrive in a different basketball environment.We'll explore Andre's experiences abroad, the cultural adjustments he made, and how he leveraged those experiences to enhance his game and broaden his perspective.Whether you're an aspiring athlete seeking guidance on leadership or someone fascinated by stories of personal growth, this episode is a must-listen. Hear firsthand accounts of how Andre conquered obstacles, developed resilience, and became a true role model in the basketball world.Get ready to be inspired, motivated, and captivated by Andre Roman's remarkable journey and his invaluable lessons on leadership and adapting to playing overseas....#podcastinterview #leadershipjourney #adaptability #basketballoverseas #basketball #inspiration #motivation #sports #athletes #proplayer #ballislife #journeytoexcellence #overseasbasketball #sportsmentality #mindsetmatters #rolemodel #podcastepisode #basketballcareer #successstories #growthmindset #podcasting
Beyond Borders: Travante Williams' Journeyof a Naturalized Portuguese Basketball Player
Jun 8 2023
Beyond Borders: Travante Williams' Journeyof a Naturalized Portuguese Basketball Player
We're back with another episode of the Overseas Famous Podcast! This week, we're joined by a rising star in European basketball, Travante Williams!Travante Williams is a talented 6'4" small forward who has made a name for himself with his athleticism, defensive skills, and three-point shooting. His versatility allows him to guard multiple positions effectively and make an impact on both ends of the floor.For the past five years, Williams has been playing in Portugal, where he has achieved remarkable success. During his time there, he has garnered three Portuguese League championships, three Portuguese Cups, and three Portuguese League Cups. In recognition of his outstanding defensive abilities, Williams was honored as the Portuguese League Defender of the Year in 2023.In this exciting episode, Williams takes us through his inspiring journey to becoming a professional basketball player. He shares the challenges he faced, the sacrifices he made, and the hard work he put in to reach his current level of success. Williams also offers unique insights into his experience playing in Portugal, shedding light on the league, the competition, and the basketball culture in the country.Williams also discusses his aspirations and goals for the future, both in his personal career and with the Portuguese national team. He touched on his recent process of becoming a naturalized Portuguese player, explaining the reasons behind his decision and how it feels to represent Portugal on the international stage.So, if you're a basketball enthusiast or simply curious about the journey of a rising star, this is an episode you definitely don't want to miss!Tune in to hear Travante Williams share his incredible story and provide valuable insights into the world of European basketball.
Beyond Boundaries: Navigating the NIL Era with Caleigh Haetten and Holland Methe
Jun 1 2023
Beyond Boundaries: Navigating the NIL Era with Caleigh Haetten and Holland Methe
The latest episode of Overseas Famous is here, and it's an absolute game-changer! In this episode, we dive deep into the world of collegiate NIL (Name, Image, and Likeness) with two incredible guests: the amazing Caleigh Hatten and the inspiring Holland Methe!  They're here to spill the tea on their recent experiences in this groundbreaking era of college athletics. Join us as we explore the impact of NIL on student-athletes and how it's reshaping the collegiate landscape. From endorsements to brand partnerships, they share their personal journeys, challenges, and triumphs, offering valuable insights and advice for aspiring athletes and fans alike.Caleigh Hatten, a true force on the sand , will share her story of resilience, dedication, during her beach volleyball career at  the University of North Florida. Get ready to be inspired by her unwavering determination and passion for the game.Holland Methe, a trailblazer in her own right, has embraced the opportunities presented by NIL to elevate her voice and make a difference in the cheerleading world.  Tune in as she discusses her experiences as a student-athlete and how NIL has empowered her to create meaningful change both on and off the field.This episode is a must-listen for athletes, sports enthusiasts, and anyone curious about the ever-evolving world of college sports.  So grab your headphones, subscribe to Overseas Famous, and prepare to be inspired by the incredible journeys of Caleigh Hatten and Holland Methe!Tag a friend who needs to hear this episode and let's spread the word about the power of student-athletes in the NIL era! Don't forget to leave a review and share your thoughts on this episode. Your feedback means the world to us! #PodcastAlert #NewEpisode #StudentAthletes #NIL #CollegiateSports #AthleteEmpowerment #Inspiration #OverseasFamousPodcast #Basketball #Changemakers #Trailblazers