Keeping track of individual player statistics using a basketball stat sheet can assist coaches, parents, and players in several different ways:
Read this post to find out what they are…Continue reading
Traditionally, basketball has 5 specific positions on the court.
Two guards, two forwards, and a center.
1. Point guard
2. Shooting guard
3. Small forward
4. Power forward
Each of these basketball positions has their own roles and responsibilities.Continue reading
My first year coaching youth basketball I had the privilege of coaching an under 12 boys basketball team that was made up of nine wonderful kids between the ages of 9 and 10.
Being my first time, I grew tremendously as a coach throughout the season. I was constantly being put into new, challenging situations that allowed me to gain more life and basketball coaching experience.
But, as much as I enjoyed it, the season definitely wasn’t the perfect start to my coaching career that I had initially hoped for…Continue reading
All coaches have been in this situation: We’re in the middle of a game and there’s a post player on the other team that’s completely dominating us. We’ve tried numerous players on them but it’s no use. They’re getting whatever shots they like in the paint. This situation sometimes leaves us with only one option: […]Continue reading
Coaching boys and coaching girls are completely different ball games. If you’ve been lucky enough to raise both a boy and a girl, you’ll know that the way they respond to certain situations, the best ways to communicate with them, and many other things, are all very different depending on their gender. Knowing the differences […]Continue reading