ElevateNext Basketball Training

Mon – Thur: 1:00PM – 7:00PM
Saturday: 9:30AM – 4:30PM
Closed Fridays, Sundays & Holidays

Mon – Thur: 5:00PM – 8:30PM
Saturday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Closed Fridays, Sundays & Holidays

Bricolage Academy
2426 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119


Shooting Guru

“I train because the skills you need to excel in the game happen when no one is around.”

  • Former point guard at the University of Connecticut

  •  12 years of skills development training

  • Specializes in overall guard training

  • Worked with: Emeka Okafor (Phoenix Suns), Ben Gordon (Orlando Magic), Marcus Williams (formerly with Memphis Grizzlies), Taleik Brown (1999 to 2000 McDonalds All-American)
  • Trained: Brandon Moore (Overseas Pro), 7 high school nationally ranked top 100 athletes, Louisana All-District, All-Metro, All-State athletes, Elevate New Orleans student athletes

Master Trainer

“Everyone needs a chance to get better at the game they love. I love watching an athlete train hard, get better and see their skills unfold on the court during a game.”
  • Former wing at Northern Kentucky University 
  • 5 years of skill development training
  • Specializes in ball handling and attacking the basket
  • Worked/trained with: Kevin Durant (OKC Thunder), Ty Lawson (Houston Rockets), Mike Beasley (NBA/overseas), Jerian Grant (NY Knicks), Jerami Grant (PHI Sixers), Austin Freemen (NBA/overseas), Nolan Smith (NBA/overseas), Quinn Cook (NBA/Dleague), Erick Green (NBA/Dleague), Donte Green (NBA/overseas), Malcolm Delaney (overseas), Keith Veney (NBA Developer), Derrick Harvey
  • Trained: Kristin Bullock (overseas), Camry Green (record holder at CNU), Eshaunte Jones (NKU), Xavian McKay (HCHS)

Post Master

“I want to give young athletes the skill preparation they need not only to make it big, but to flourish on and off the basketball court.”

  • Captain of the UConn National Championship team

  • Over 10 years of training experience
  • Specializes in post play   
  • Clients and former teammates: Caron Butler (Sacramento Kings, Ben Gordon (Orlando Magic), Emeka Okafor (Washington Wizards), Charlie Villanueva (Dallas Mavericks), Josh Boone (Brooklynn Nets/Iowa Energy D-League), Marcus Williams (Memphis Grizzlies/Malaga, Andalusia), Hilton Armstrong (Golden State Warriors/Santa Cruz Warriors D-League), Taliek Brown (Laval, Quebec), Rashad Anderson (BK Ventspils/Latvia), John Allen (Anwill Powland)