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Dribbling - Full-Court Zig Zag Drill [ARTICLE]

by Human Kinetics on

Setup: Use one basketball and one player. The player starts on the baseline with the ball. Execution: 1. The player takes two dribbles to the right...... Continue

Basketball Practice Drills [ARTICLE]

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When the season is fully underway, and there are multiple games each week there is only so many hours of practice time available for your team. With these limited hours you have to find time to work on all of the different upcoming game plans...... Continue

Develop an Unstoppable Crossover Dribble With Just 3 Drills [ARTICLE]

by STACK on

The crossover dribble is the ultimate basketball maneuver. It's shifty, it's explosive, and when done right, it's unstoppable. In my humble opinion, at the high school level, it is the only basketball move you need. If the defender doesn't bite...... Continue

How to Create a Killer Crossover Without a Basketball [ARTICLE]

by Stack on

Perhaps no move in basketball is more devastating than the crossover. Players like Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Derrick Rose consistently embarrass defenders with this one simple move. To build their crossover skills, most players focus on...... Continue

Post Reversal Drill - How To Use A Defenders Aggressiveness Against Them [ARTICLE]

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As a power forward or center, learning the value of reversing the ball is one of the first things you should learn. In the post, position reigns supreme, and if your post players know how...... Continue

Guard to Forward Passing Patterns [ARTICLE]

by Human Kinetics on

GUARD-TO-FORWARD-PASS-PATTERN - Focus: All-purpose offense, guard-to-forward pass pattern. Procedure: Players begin on the half court. Follow these...... Continue

The Three Lane Drill [ARTICLE]

by WBCA on

Procedure Players start on the baseline and line up in three lines: on the right side, in the middle, and on the left side of the court, respectively. The ball starts in the middle (see diagram 1). The outside players cut and then come back...... Continue

WBCA Drills and Plays [ARTICLE]

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"Thumbs Down" Offensive Continuity By Mike Bowden - Video Director, University of Maryland..and other plays... Continue

Why Basketball 1-on-1 Drills Are Ruining Your Game [ARTICLE]

by STACK on

Pop quiz. What's the quickest way to get better? Practice, right? The more repetitions you get, the faster you improve. But is that really true? Can you really become the next Steph Curry by shooting 2,000 shots every night...... Continue

Continuation Passing Drill [ARTICLE]

by NABC on

Our drills at Dalton State are designed for us to specifically work on fundamentals that we actually use in games. We feel it is vital for every player to maximize their strengths and minimize their weaknesses. However, with...... Continue