Basketball drills and skills

This season, never hunt around for a fresh basketball drill again. Get proven and easy to use drills for all groups and abilities with Basketball Coach Weekly. As a coach, it is your job to give your team the skills and technique to be great players. The soccer drills in this section will help you coach your players in the core skills of the game. We’ll tell you what to look out for, how to get the ideas over to your players, and we’ll give you games and exercises to really power-up their skills.

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in Basketball plays, Offense drills

1-4 sets are popular today – this play utilizes a key deep double screen to create a layup opportunity as the defense attempts to recover WHY USE THIS BASKETBALL LAYUP DRILL Effective plays always yield at least a couple of options so the team isn’t left hanging if the main goal is stymied by the... MORE

1-4 Across

in Basketball plays, Offense drills, Shooting drills

Ball reversal and pick-and-roll action create multiple scoring opportunities for teams wanting to keep the defense guessing throughout the game WHY USE THIS BASKETBALL SHOOTING DRILL Effective plays always yield at least a couple of options so the team isn’t left hanging if the main goal is stymied by the defense. SET UP The ball starts on the wing... MORE

Teach The Basics First: Basketball Dribbling

in Dribbling drills

Before players start shooting or even think about passing, the most basic skill to teach them is the proper way to dribble the ball. Repetition of the proper movements is key The Basics of basketball dribbling Begin with a properly inflated ball. Too much air causes the ball to bounce over the player’s head without... MORE



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