Basketball Drills Celtic and Laker Passing Drills

These basketball passing drills were posted in the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library The site has thousands of drills and plays that have been submitted by coaches from all levels and from all over the world.

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The drills can be used as warmup drills at the start of practice or as conditioning with a ball drills at the end of practice.

You can time them and add a perfect passing and catching requirement to add an extra dimension of competition.


Laker Passing Drill

This drill was contributed by Kyle Gilreath, Assistant Boys Basketball Coach at Ft. Myers (Florida) High School.








1 hits 2, 2 passes back and advances ball up to 3 for a lay-up.

2 rebounds the ball out of the net (Ball can NEVER hit floor),
1 sprints around the cone, and 3 sprints out to the opposite
wing after the lay-up.

(All chest passes and No dribbling).







2 hits 3, 3 passes back to 2 who advances the ball up to 1 who is sprinting for a lay-up.

Waiting 4 gets rebounds OUT OF NET and continues the drill until they make the 14 (# players on team).

Switch sides to make 28, any misses start all over.





Celtic Passing Drill

This drill was submitted by Greg White. Coach White has 14 years experience coaching basketball as a head coach from junior high, senior high and AAU teams in his home state of Arkansas.



1 passes to 2 then sprints to sideline.

2 passes to 3 then sprints to the corner








3 passes to 1 then sprints to mid court.

1 passes to 2 then sprints to corner.








2 passes to 3 then sprints to sideline.

3 passes to 1 who passes to 2 then passes to 3 for the layup.

Next group starts

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