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
I originally started writing this blog as a summary of a FIBA Coaching Library video on Defensive Transition by Andrej Lemanis. Coach Lemanis is the Australian national team coach and the video is excellent. I have summarized his drills and
In reading the reports that Tom Thibodeau and the Chicago Bulls are possibly breaking up their relationship, it brought to mind my experiences with coach evaluations. The NBA level is unique when it comes to evaluations. In the NBA the evaluation
Hello Coach Oliver. Do you come into every season, every year, whole-heartedly thinking you will in a championship? If so, do you ever have doubts throughout the season? If you would share your thoughts that would be great. I am
To save you time, here is my summary of Are You Sure We Teach the Shooting by Holger Geschwindner, so you can watch the specific things that I feel are the most relevant. Gerschwinder is a mentor and shooting coach of Dirk Nowitzki.