End of Game – Sideline Need 3

This is a sideline out-of-bounds play Doc Rivers ran when he was coaching the Boston Celtics. It’s a great misdirection because he put Ray Allen at the top as the shooter, who screened for Paul...

LA Clippers – 52 Again BLOB

The LA Clippers run some of the best out-of-bounds plays in the NBA. Mainly because of the number of offensive threats on the floor it is difficult to take away each option. A majority of the plays i...

LA Clippers – Elbow Strong ATO

The LA Clippers ran this play with perfect execution out of a timeout on Sunday vs the Miami Heat. Spreading the floor with two shooters (Redick & Crawford) put Miami in a bind defending Jordan on...

LA Clippers – Elbow Down

This is another quick hitter from the LA Clippers. Doc Rivers is one of the best in creating effective offensive actions that puts his players in situations to score. This elbow action starts by looki...

LA Clippers – Quick Weak

I love this quick hitter in transition that the LA Clippers went to a lot last season for JJ Redick. It is a simple and effective play that can be used at every level above high school. Frame 1 and 2 ...

LA Clippers – Line Comeback Twist

The LA Clippers frequently this baseline out-of-bounds play for JJ Redick last season. This is a great action that takes advantage of a defense that typically relaxes after a pass as the ball starts t...

LA Clippers – 1 Thru Hook

In game 4 of the 2015 first round matchup between the Clippers and Spurs, Los Angeles run this half-court action to get Chris Paul a pick & roll below the elbow. Simultaneously, Redick was coming ...

LA Clippers – Flex Quick (SLOB)

During game 1 of the 2015 NBA Western Conference Semi-Finals, the LA Clippers ran this quick sideline out-of-bounds play that led to a Blake Griffin iso in the paint. This sideline out-of-bounds forma...

Celtics Standards of Excellence

Several years ago I was given a handout that included the Boston Celtics Standards of Excellence. I think that it is vital for any great program to have a set of Standards. Many teams establish &...