Can you earn a higher grade than Shane Van Boening?

Mike talks to Dr. Dave Alciatore about his Billiards University and their $4000 Billiard University (BU)
Exam I 100 Challenge. Then Mike talks to Mark Griffin about the recently completed US Open Bank Pool and One Pocket events and some changes to the upcoming scheduling of events.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Dave Alciatore, Mark Griffin

Running Time: 1:16:20

Colorado State Billiards:

Dr. Dave Billiards:

Billiard University:

Changes Coming For The World Pool Series

Mike talks to Shirley Ang about upcoming changes for the World Pool Series and then Mike talks to Melinda Bailey about opponents taking breaks, confidence at the table and her interview with Tam Trinh this month in the Billiards Buzz.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Shirley Ang, Melinda Bailey

Running Time: 54:46

Interpool Open:

World Pool Series:

Melinda Bailey Blog:

Tam Trinh Website:

Can You Run Seven Balls?

Mike talks to Daniel Busch about the upcoming West Coast Swing and the recently completed Andy Mercer Memorial in Vegas. Then Mike talks to Shawn Budd with Singleshot Entertainment, the company behind 7-Ball Run.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Daniel Busch, Shawn Budd

Running Time: 59:17

Buddy Hall Go Fund Me:

Cliff Joyner Fundraiser:

Barry Hearn Video:

Andy Mercer Memorial Finals:

What Sounds Like The US Open, But Isn’t The US Open?

Billiards Digest dropped the bombshell today, that Pat Fleming will be holding a new tournament at the same place and dates as the US Open 9-Ball Championship. While we are sure more information will be officially announced soon, we got Pat to give us some info with a quick interview today.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Pat Fleming

Running Time: 12:53

The Best Text Message That Niels Never Sent

Mike Howerton chats this week with Ted Lerner.

Ted talks about the World Pool Masters, Carlo Biado and his place amongst the Filipino players, the Mosconi Cup and the state of pool around the world.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Ted Lerner

Running Time: 54:09



Erik Wins the Swanee and Pat Fleming looks for his shirt

Mike Howerton chats this week with Erik Hjorleifson and Pat Fleming.

Erik talks about his win at the Jay Swanson Memorial and the state of pool in Canada, and Pat talks about hie living legends challenge, the Accu-Stats video on demand service and plans for future matches.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Erik Hjorleifson, Pat Fleming

Cue Sport Nation Website:
Accu-Stats Website:

Running Time: 44:20



Getting The Band Back Together

In a continuation of all of Mr Bond’s hard work, Mike Howerton chats with Mark Cantrill and Melinda Bailey about the show, Mr Bond and their lives lately.

Show Features: Mike Howerton, Mark Cantrill, Melinda Bailey

Melinda’s Blog URL:

Running Time: 1:15



Former Teammates Clinch Turning Stone

Join us for a discussion of this week’s headlines; Billy Thorpe‘s controversial win, and the WPBA Grand Slam with Mike Howerton of AZ Billiards. Author Melinda Bailey chats with us about SMART goals for 2018.

Running Time: 1:04






The New Brunswick Gold Crown VI

Join us for a Q & A session about the new table with 20-year Brunswick designer and engineer; Ted Caron. Merry Christmas to all from American Billiard Radio !

Running Time: 38:00






The 2017 Dream Crusher

This Year’s Mosconi Cup ended with a decisive European victory, and a lot of shocked American fans. What went wrong in the U.S. camp? Join us for a discussion of the disappointing results with Team USA coach Johan Ruysink, Dennis Hatch and Oscar Dominguez. Also hear from the young European star who fired in the winning ball, Joshua Filler.

Running Time: 26:52