The ball moves quickly around the perimeter and focus is critical as 4 basketballs and 8 players are used in this drill to sharpen long-distance shooting. MORE
3 Man, 2 Ball Basketball Shooting Drill
The focus is to take as many good shots as possible, but rebounding and outlet basketball passing skills are put to the test as well
WHY USE THIS BASKETBALL SHOOTING DRILL
Every basketball shooting drill you run needs to have a main goal of getting as many shots as possible. Do not run a shooting drill where several players are standing still. The 3 Man, 2 Ball Drill has constant movement.
Divide your team in groups of three. Each group is stationed at a basket and has two basketballs. Put four minutes on the clock.
HOW TO PLAY
All three players start outside the 3-point-line. The two with basketballs shoot and follow their shots . Upon grabbing the rebounds, one of the initial shooters passes to the third player and relocates to a different spot on the floor. The other rebounder passes to the relocating player .
The two players with basketballs shoot and follow their shots. The player without the ball relocates and waits for a pass as the cycle continues for four minutes .