Building on Mark Bennett’s appearance on the Basketball Podcast, Mark joins us for a private members only Q and A. Here is Mark’s podcast: The
This video demonstrates three plays we have run out of 1-4 high alignment. In our play call system Pacer is an over and under cut
Teaching a new play out of 5-on-5 demonstrates how it is possible to skip the 5-on-0, and get right to the game-like context. The benefits
In some of my one-on-one drills I have added an “Octopus.” An octopus is a stationary defender positioned approximately one pass away in a gap.
Basketball Immersion Masterclass: Topic #16 September 3, 2019 Lessons from the Secret Roundtable MasterClass Favorite4
Basketball Immersion Masterclass: Topic #15 Two Side Fast Break Pacific Lutheran University head coach Chad Murray joins us to discuss his experiences with the Two Side Fast
In reading the reports that Tom Thibodeau and the Chicago Bulls are possibly breaking up their relationship, it brought to mind my experiences with coach evaluations. The NBA level is unique when it comes to coaching evaluation. In the NBA the
Hello Coach Oliver. Do you come into every season, every year, whole-heartedly thinking you will in a championship? If so, do you ever have doubts throughout the season? If you would share your thoughts that would be great. I am
To save you time, here is my summary of Are You Sure We Teach the Shooting by Holger Geschwindner, so you can watch the specific things that I feel are the most relevant. Gerschwinder is a mentor and shooting coach of Dirk Nowitzki.
I have never put in a play, a defensive scheme, or a practice drill that I did not believe was the solution. Once I implemented an idea, I believed it would work. That positive belief is undoubtedly a good thing.