When planning their basketball practices, coaches consider which drills and plays to work on.
But they often don’t consider which basketball stretches to do.
Most coaches overlook the warm-up completely, or have players conduct static stretches.
This is a mistake.Continue reading
While not as common as the chest pass or bounce pass, an overhead pass is a necessary alternative that can and should be used in specific situations.
Overhead passes are sometimes used to “slingshot” the ball further than a typical chest or bounce pass, and are also regularly used when guarded closely by a defender.
The text below will help you figure out the right situations in which to throw an overhead pass, and we’ll also go over the correct technique.Continue reading
A basketball score sheet is critical for official games.
It’s an important document used to keep track of scoring, fouls, and timeouts.
Covered in this post:
> Online score sheets you can print for free
> How to fill out a basketball score sheet correctly
Looking for basketball certificates / awards to hand out to your players?
Then you’ve come to the right place.
If you’re coaching young kids, awarding them with basketball certificates to celebrate a great season is a terrific idea regardless of the season went.Continue reading
A basketball shot chart is used to track a team’s shooting numbers.
You’ll discover where every shot was taken from and whether it was a make or miss.
Knowing this is important for several reasons:Continue reading
Whether you’re an excited fan ready to go see your favorite team or a concerned parent worried that you may not be able to make it to your kids basketball game…
You’re probably wondering, “exactly how long is a basketball game?”
In this post we’ll go over the average length of a game in all the different levels of basketball, including the youth leagues, high school, college, FIBA and finally the NBA.Continue reading