200 Point Shooting Drill

This is a great partner shooting drill you can use to foster competition and get a lot of shots up. Any number of players can participate depending on time available and records can be kept for total ...

Jab & Sweep Drill

This drill is great to teach players how to effectively sweep the ball opposite of the defender’s hands and attacking with a low and quick first step. Having the coach extend only one arm high o...

Single-Double Ball Handing Drill

I have recently grown away from using a lot of cones on the court with player development. However, I do think they’re good to break out now and then to get players moving in tight spaces and ma...

Hall of Fame Shooting Drill

Hall of Fame Shooting is a drill I recent acquired at the NBPA Top 100 Camp that I plan to use quite a bit this Summer. Since we run the Read & React, the majority of our shots originate from the ...

3 Cone Shooting Drill

Today’s drill is excellent to use in a small group setting to help teach players the proper footwork to catch-rip-score in small amounts of space. You can perform each move below individually as...

Closeout – Slide Shooting Drill

This is a great drill to use to warm-up or as a high intensity defensive drill that incorporates a shooting element. Before you put in this drill, read how I teach closeouts. After shooting, the play...

Player Development is Not a Circus

The game of basketball is something I absolutely love, cherish, and see heading down a scary path. Basketball is at an all-time high in terms of popularity and growth around the world. Unfortunately,...

Ballscreen Shooting Drill (Part 2)

Yesterday I shared Part 1 of Ballscreen Shooting which incorporated three different types of screening actions. The technique the throw-behind in Frame 1, is essentially a quick evade dribble. You a...