A games approach to coaching involves breaking down your offensive actions in the context of the game. Here we take our primary transition offense and
The Two Side Fast Break spaces the floor by positioning two players on one side of the floor on the 45 and corner spacing spots.
Italian 3-on-3 is a small-sided game that creates unscripted advantage and disadvantage situations. It is not just a summer camp game, however I use it
The Ball Pick-Up Series develops the speed and effectiveness at which a player can prepare to shoot quicker by picking up the ball off the
The Backward Dribble Series mixes many ball skills. Dribbling, ball pick-up, two-foot stops, shooting and re-attacks are all incorporated in this challenging development series. https://s3.amazonaws.com/basketballimmersion/+Backward+Dribble+Series/L-Backwards+Dribble+Series-BDT+Combined+with+Three+Dribbles+Backwards+Series.mp4
The Back Pivot is a move used by an offensive player who gets close to the basket. They stop and front pivot off their back
Greg Kampe, the long time and highly successful basketball coach of Oakland University, is the third-longest tenured coach in NCAA Division I. Jeff Tungate is in his fifth season at the helm of the Oakland University women’s basketball team. He had previously
A conversation this summer with Detroit Pistons video coordinator TJ Saint sparked my interest in the two side fast break. According to Coach Saint, 14% of corner three-point shots from four NBA teams he studied (Cleveland, Houston, Boston and Utah)
When NBA training camps started in September I was fortunate to be able to attend a number of practices in person. I attended two practices with the Milwaukee Bucks, Cleveland Cavaliers, and one practice and one pre-training camp workout with
Playing professional basketball in Spain has opened my eyes to new ways of playing and coaching basketball. In this post, I’m going to share six things I learned in playing in Spain that can help you become a better coach.