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Basketball Inbound Passer

Passing Tips for the Basketball Inbound Passer

Apr 12, 2017
Chris Oliver

The best inbound teams I have coached have all had one thing in common…they have had a better than average inbound passer to enter the basketball.  It is not as easy as it seems to inbound the ball. Breaking down all

Game Coaching

Questions to Ask to Improve your Basketball Game C...

Mar 03, 2017
Chris Oliver

“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.” – Sun Tzu The best coaching advice I got to develop my game coaching was to coach in as

Second Cut

The Basketball Second Cut Concept Explained

Feb 08, 2017
Chris Oliver

One of the principles of basketball I picked up from Chuck Daly years ago at a clinic still holds true today. The principle of offense states that, “the defense cannot stop two things in a row.” This means that the

NBA Practice

NBA Practice: Training Camp with George Karl and t...

Jan 18, 2017
Chris Oliver

During the 2015-16 season I was able to take a sabbatical from coaching. This lead me to to many opportunities to observe practices around the world as my family and I traveled. Here are my notes from an NBA practice

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