Offense

How to Coach Winning Shot Selection

—Excerpted from the book, “Stuff Good Players Should Know” by Dick DeVenzio Posted with permission from PGCBasketball PLAYERS OFTEN TAKE SHOTS IN PRACTICE THEY CAN MAKE AGAINST THEIR SECOND LINE, BUT NOT AGAINST THE BETTER PLAYERS THEY FACE IN BIG…

Post Play Notes

These notes on post play are from Dennis Hutter, Head Women’s Coach at Mayville State. Three types of game all teams should have: Perimeter game Intermediate game Lane game – post play Post Play Thoughts: -Whether you are a fast…

Attacking Switching Defenses

Main Men’s Assistant Zak Boisvert has assembled some of the ways that the Golden State attacks defensive switches. His You Tube channel has several videos with various types of man to man plays, zone sets, and inbounds plays. You can…

Defensive Pressure: It’s All In Your Head

This post was written by John Carrier and originally posted on his Coaching Basketball Blog Lately I’ve been reading bits and pieces of Stuff Good Players Should Know by Dick Devenzio. It’s a great book and I would encourage you…

Bob Knight Man to Man Offense Concepts

This post contains three videos with Coach Bob Knight showing some of his ideas for attacking man to man defense. Make sure your sound is on as you watch. All videos are You Tube videos. Make sure that you are…

11 Ways to Beat Ice Ball Screen Coverage

University of Maine Men’s Assistant Coach Zak Boisvert has assembled some of his favorite ways to beat Ice ball screen coverage. He has an outstanding site with posts on various coaching topics at www.pickandpop.net His You Tube channel has several…

The Spurs 8 Keys to Ball Movement

This article was written by Kyle Ohman and originally posted on his site, BasketballHQ. I hope you can take some points from this article to help with your offensive play. 1. Ball Reversals Make the Defense Move The more times…