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5 Tips for Better Basketball Ball Control [ARTICLE]

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Basketball ball control is an important skill to teach. The ability to dribble the basketball well is critical at every level of the sport. But it's a skill that...... Continue

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

Individual Defensive Drills [ARTICLE]

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Line Closeout Drill: Breakdown - Setup - Use one player; The player starts the drill under the rim on the baseline. Execution - 1. The player sprints...... 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...... Continue

Guard to Forward Passing Patterns [ARTICLE]

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

Three Player Screening Drills [ARTICLE]

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The following three-player drills continue to focus on ball handling, passing, and shooting layups. These drills also highlight proper screening techniques, which are often overlooked. Players must learn these screening... ... Continue

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

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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]

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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

One-on-One Basketball Defensive Drills [ARTICLE]

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What athlete didn't enjoy playing a little one-on-one basketball as a kid? This schoolyard favorite is actually a great way to improve your defense. That's because playing one-on-one forces you to learn to stop an opponent without relying on help...... Continue

Defensive Closing Out Drill [ARTICLE]

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Players begin on the half court. Split the team into two even groups. Begin with the understanding that the offensive player has the advantage because the defensive player is going to close out to the high side. Relative distance, speed, and size...... Continue

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