Basketball Offence Drills

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How to Not Freak Out Shooting Contested Shots (Even If You’re Short)

Do you tense up when shooting contested shots? If so, it’s because you’re uncomfortable taking challenged shots. Here’s how to fix it… Shooting contested shots is scary. It really is. And the reason why it’s nerve-racking is that it’s embarrassing to get blocked (and also because someone’s charging at you). But this is all psychological. …

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the Pick and Roll

How to Execute A Pick and Roll in Basketball (Guide For Beginners)

The pick and roll is a common offensive basketball play. It is used to create space for cuts, shots, passes, or drives. Here’s how to do it and some drills to master it. So here’s the scenario: you’re on offence and your teammate, the dude currently handling the ball, tells you to set a pick …

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How to play 2Ball

How to play 2Ball –the NBA All-Star challenge that should still be a thing

Do you remember when the NBA All-Star Challenge had 2Ball? It was exciting to watch. But it’s way more fun to play. So, here’s a guide on how to play 2Ball. Back in the late 90s and early 2000s, 2Ball was one the most exciting competitions at the NBA All-Star Saturday Night. They would pair …

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The 7 best drills to teach kids how to play basketball

Looking for some drills to teach basketball? Here are the 7 best drills to teach kids how to play basketball and more importantly, the fundamentals of the game. Over the past few months, my nephew has been asking me to take him to play basketball. I was putting it off because, honestly, I was lazy. …

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