Category: Defense

Icing a Side Pick and Roll

This post contains videos of two defensive drills from Matt Woodley. At the time when the video was made, Matt was the Head Coach of the Iowa Energy of the NBA D League. (Now the G League). He is a…

Coaching Basketball Defensive Concepts

These defensive concepts from 3 highly successful college basketball coaches were posted on Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. Even if you don’t play a pack style defense, I hope this might get you thinking about terminology and philosophy that…

Thad Matta Defensive Notes

These notes are from Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. He has been posting for several years and there are hundreds of posts with ideas to make your program better. Transition Defense: Post Rule: “Get your butt ahead of your…

Coaching Basketball Defensive Notes

These notes are from Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. He has been posting for several years and there are hundreds of posts with ideas to make your program better. The following are notes from Jim Boone’s lecture on Pack…