Defense

Basketball Defense Beliefs Philosophy

Defensive Beliefs These are some of my beliefs about playing a pack style defense. Regardless of the style of defense that you play, I hope these thoughts might help you to define and refine your defense When you try to…

Basketball Pressure Defense

These rules that Coach Don Showalter uses for his pressure defense came from Creighton Burns’ newsletter Creighton also credits Championship Productions. If you are interested in subscribing to Creighton’s newsletter, email me and I will forward it on to Creighon.…

Scramble Defense

Scramble Halfcourt Defense–Thumbs Down Jim Larranaga, Men’s Basketball Coach Miami (Florida) I received the notes from Coach Creighton Burns’ basketball coaching newsletter a) Thumbs down – trap the receiver of the first pass in the frontcourt (trap down). b) Thumbs…