Effective basketball training is essential for all players.
Whether you’re a young player still learning the game, a college athlete attempting to turn pro, or a coach looking to help out their team, you should always be on the search for new basketball training tips to improve your game.
In this blog post I’ll share with you 37 important basketball training tips that will help you elevate your game to the next level.Continue reading
Being a great teammate is far more important than being a great player.
Let’s face it…
Chances are that you will never coach a player who goes on to play professional basketball at a high level (the chances are slim).
And if you do, the number will pale in comparison to the number of players you coach who will never play any basketball professionally.
But every single one of the players you’re coaching are going to grow up, get a job, and will be expected to be a contributing member of their community.
So how can we best prepare our players for the rest of their lives?
By teaching them how to be great teammates.Continue reading
The most common question I get from players is without question “How do I get more playing time?”.
A fair question. Every player wants more minutes on the court and most of them can probably justify why they deserve it.
Coaches understand that it’s tough being a player that gets limited court time. For most, basketball is their favorite thing to do. Most players play during school breaks, after school, before school, anytime they get a chance.
Throughout a game there are limited minutes to divide up and some teams get so large they end up having 7 players on the bench. This doesn’t make a coaches life easy to distribute minutes among players.
So players end up having to compete amongst their teammates for court time. This article is going to share with you 12 tactics you can use to increase the amount of court time you receive each game.Continue reading
Workout Overview:There will be no chart to accompany this workout. The reason being is that in 20 minutes you won’t have time to chart your makes. The focus is on an intense, non-stop 20 minute shooting workout. This workout is fantastic for all guards who are time poor. Want to get in a workout during lunch […]Continue reading
Workout Overview: A few days ago LeBron James released a full hour personal workout video titled LeBronTime. It’s not every day we get such an insight into the workouts of one of the all-time greatest players so I encourage you to sit down when you have an hour spare and watch the whole thing. In the […]Continue reading
A good vertical jump is a valuable asset for all of your players to possess. It will help your team get more rebounds, blocks, and steals. It will also let a few (or many) players on your team dunk the basketball, which can lead to increasing your teams conﬁdence, enthusiasm, and can it make the […]Continue reading