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A Summary of Developing Young Guards by Arik Shive...

Apr 30, 2015
Chris Oliver

 Here is my summary of Coach Shivek’s video with the best drills highlighted for you to check out if they interest you. He plays with four perimeter players and spacing. Every player needs great ball handling and versatility in how they

Q&A: How to Build the Coach-Athlete Relations...

Apr 26, 2015
Chris Oliver

Question: Basketball Immersion member Paul had this question: Hey Coach. I was just watching a couple of your clinic videos and I noticed a couple of similar but slightly disparate ideas when it comes to building the coach-player relationship. In

How to Use Our Concepts to Teach Your 3rd Graders ...

Apr 20, 2015
Chris Oliver

I signed up for your website and I really like your concepts. They do make sense to me, but I wonder how your concepts apply to the age group that I coach. I coach 3rd graders (8-9 year olds).  I wonder how

Three Ideas to Increase and Maintain Intensity at ...

Apr 06, 2015
Chris Oliver

A goal of this blog is to provide specific and practical insights into current coaching dilemmas.  By no means do I have all the answers and sometimes you may even disagree with my approach. When I was a young coach I

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