Basketball Practice

Coaching Basketball: The Best First Practice

The video on this post are courtesy of Scott Savor of Secrets in Sports. He conducts workshops on leadership, motivation, and mental training. I previously posted some thoughts from Scott on Increasing Players’ Focus and Motivation Whether you agree, or…

Coaching Basketball: Win the Game with CPR

Submitted by by Coach John Kimble CoachJohnKimble.com Formerly of Crestview (FL) High School See him on Twitter @CoachJohnKimble This article was originally written for Winning Hoops CPR: Complete Practice with Repetitions How many basketball games have you observed where the…

Practice Player Evaluation System

I am a firm believer that what gets measured gets emphasized, and that what gets emphasized will improve. It is also my belief that a simple box score and traditional practices statistics do not provide information that truly allows you…

Coaching Basketball Maximizing Your Preseason

This article was written by Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach Alan Stein and published on his Stronger Team Blog Even if you are a college coach, or your high school association has different rules than Alan’s I know there are…

Coaching Basketball Teaching Shooting

This video has some thoughts from professional shooting coaches as well as a breakdown of some of the NBA’s best shooters. I have posted some links to some basketball skill development drills below the video. Some of the drills are…

Basketball Drills 6 Point Contesting

This video is a few years old, but a very good drill to work on individual defense. For more information on the Duke Team Defense Drills Video that the 6 point drill came from, this link will take you to…

Basketball Practice Statistics

This article was written by Coach Bob Starkey. He is currently a women’s assistant basketball coach at Texas A&M. He has previously served on the LSU and University of Central Florida staffs. This article is from his blog HoopThougts which…