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Defending the Cross Screen - Screen the Screener Sets [ARTICLE]

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Focus: Execution, communication, and techniques versus cross-screen, screen-the screener sets. Procedure: When offensive teams see the defense...... Continue

Using an Off-Ball Screen [ARTICLE]

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When executed the right way, an off-ball screen can create enough space for an offensive player to get an open shot or layup, making it a very effective... ... Continue

Dribbling - Full-Court Zig Zag Drill [ARTICLE]

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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

How to Set a Perfect Basketball Screen [ARTICLE]

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Setting a good basketball screen or "pick" is a critical, but often overlooked fundamental skill. A screen occurs when an offensive player attempts to use their...... Continue

Screening [ARTICLE]

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Screening is one of the most overlooked fundamentals, although it is a teachable maneuver that takes only work and concentration. Players can learn...... 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