Philosophy

Dusty May Podcast

The Basketball Podcast: E02 with Coach Dust...

Jun 20, 2018No Comments

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, we are joined by Dusty May. Coach Oliver and Coach May have a discussion on taking over a new basketball

Coach Dave Paulsen

The Basketball Podcast: E01 with Coach Dave...

Jun 14, 2018No Comments

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, we are joined by Dave Paulsen. Coach Paulsen is head coach of the George Mason University men’s basketball program.

Games Approach

Games Approach to Coaching Basketball

Jan 26, 2018No Comments

  “Technical ability cannot be assessed or considered outside of a tactical context” – Fergus Connolly   Seeking effective ways to foster learning of game

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

Pre-Practice Speech (Philosophy and Concept...

Feb 03, 2015No Comments

Coach Oliver ran a practice for the 14-15 year old girls Valiants Basketball Club. The practice focused on developing penetration and cutting decision making. The

Decision Training

Learn How to Use Basketball Decision Traini...

Aug 28, 20171 Comment

Basketball Decision Training has taken root in the NBA, NCAA, FIBA and all levels of youth basketball. I have respected Chris Oliver via his online

On Air

Improve Your On Air Basketball Drills

Jul 19, 2017No Comments

The one simple idea to improve your on air basketball drills is to add defense. This may seem obvious, but too many drills are run

NBA Practice

NBA Practice: Training Camp with George Kar...

Jan 18, 2017No Comments

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

Coaches Rountable

Lessons Shared at the Coaches Roundtable

Oct 27, 2016No Comments

The Coaches Roundtable is an initiative started by John Carrier who is the head boys basketball coach at Henry Sibley High School in Mendota Heights, Minnesota. I

Introduction to the Triangle Offense: HS Bo...

Jul 03, 2016No Comments

The philosophy of the Triangle Offense is explained. https://s3.amazonaws.com/basketballimmersion/Triangle+Offense/Introduction+to+the+Triangle+Offense.mp4 Favorite0