Ballscreen Defense

Top-Top Pass vs. Ballscreen Shock

Mar 15, 2015No Comments

The top-top pass vs. a ballscreen shock is an effective way of taking advantage of the defense’s ballscreen coverage. A complimentary action to attack the

10 Defense (Switching All Screens)

Mar 03, 2015No Comments

The 10 Defense is a switching player-to-player defense. All screens are switched regardless of match-ups. Using game footage from the Windsor Basketball team Coach Oliver explains

3-on-3 Ginoboli

3-on-3 Ginoboli Ball Screen: Yellow Ball Sc...

Oct 31, 2017No Comments

To work on ball screen defensive coverage we like to create a game-like situation prior to the ball screen. This forces us to recover from

3-on-3 Ginoboli Ball Screen

3-on-3 Ginoboli Ball Screen: Flat Hedge Bal...

Oct 31, 20172 Comments

To work on ball screen defensive coverage we like to create a game-like situation prior to the ball screen. This forces us to recover from

Playing in Spain

6 Ideas to Improve Your Coaching from Playi...

Oct 05, 2017No Comments

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

3-on-3 Closeouts with a Ballscreen

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

3-on-3 Closeouts is a competitive drill that develops offensive and defensive decision making. A ball screen is added to work offensive and defensive reaction and

Switching the Ballscreen Defensive Coverage

Mar 16, 2015No Comments

Coach Oliver discusses how and why to switch ball screens on defense. Edits from the Brantford One-Person-Clinic featuring information on philosophy, practice planning, games approach

Trapping the Ballscreen Coverage

Mar 16, 2015No Comments

Reasons and methods for trapping a ballscreen are outlined. Edits from the Brantford One-Person-Clinic featuring information on philosophy, practice planning, games approach to coaching basketball

Switching the High Ballscreen: Riverside Pr...

Feb 03, 2015No Comments

Learning how to switch the high ball screen properly is a key to playing the 10 defense and to switching the ball screen. This drill

2-on-2 Ballscreen Switch: Riverside Practic...

Feb 03, 2015No Comments

The skills and decisions when switching a ball screen are developed in a 2-on-2 situation. Challenge is increase due to the competitive simulation in this