Penetration Reaction

5-on-5 Penetration Reaction Spots

Dec 06, 2017No Comments

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

5-on-5 Triangle Offense Learning: HS Boys T...

Jul 03, 2016No Comments

Examples of teaching and learning out of 5-on-5 using the Triangle Offense. https://s3.amazonaws.com/basketballimmersion/Triangle+Offense/5-on-5+Learning.mp4

Army BOB Series

Apr 19, 2016No Comments

The Army Baseline Out of Bounds series creates great spacing and a number of scoring opportunities depending on the defensive coverage and the offensive reads.

FC Porto Secondary Offense

Apr 19, 2016No Comments

The FC Porto Secondary Offense is a pattern that provides a freedom of reads and actions to players. The secondary break can be initiated by

Quick Handoff Flare

Mar 22, 2016No Comments

The Quick Handoff Flare is a three player action that can be used in special situations when your team needs a live ball scoring opportunity. It

Stagger Hand-Off Cross

Mar 13, 2016No Comments

The Stagger Hand-off Cross play creates an action before the action that opens up a deceptive cross screen. An inverted wing down screen entry starts the

Transition Defense

Defensive Transition: Everything You Ever W...

May 29, 20152 Comments

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

5-on-5 Three Trips

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

A trip represents a movement from one end of the floor to the other. Communicating and competing in trips allows for a Games Approach to

5-on-5 Chase Drill – Transition Offen...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

The Chase Drill works on conversion, on both offense and defense, into and vs. pressure. Two to four trips can be used to simulate play

5-on-5 Closeout Rebounding into Two Trips

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

Closeout Rebounding begins the competitive trips out of a closeout and rebound situation. The offense scores they get a point and the defense converts to