Passing Drills

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Kill Spot Passing Drill This passing drill was contributed by Mike Shaughnessy to the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library. Mike is a Player Development Coach for Dr1ven Training LLC. This is what Coach Shaughnessy had to say about the drill: Attack kill spots on the floor (highlighted) that breakdown defenses, opening up drive and kick opportunities. Pass and rotate to ...

Howard Garfinkel Basketball Clinic This post contains several videos from Howard Garfinkel’s 2014 Basketball Coaching Clinic. Make sure your sound is on as you watch. All videos are You Tube videos. Make sure that you are on a server that allows You Tube access.       John Calipari One More Drill A shooting drill to work on the extra pass concept with a few extra wrinkles ...

Basketball Drills: Tiger Passing This competitive scoring drill came from the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library. You can also find out more about FastModel Play Diagramming software by clicking this link: FastDraw This drill was contributed by Coach Lason Perkins. He has worked at the high school, college, and semi-pro level for over 20 years. He has also ...

Basketball Drills: Dawg Passing This is a passing drill that Coach Mike Neighbors used at the University of Washington. That is why he called it “Dawg” passing. He is now at Arkansas, so maybe it is “Hawg” passing now. There are two versions on this post. The first version is a diagram that includes layups and the second version is a passing and ...

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. You can also find out more about their Play Diagramming software by clicking this link: FastDraw The ...

Basketball Drills Three Man Weave Three Man Weave By Alan Peel, CoachPeelBasketball.com At the start of practices, you want to have a good warm-up drill that gets your players engaged and works on building your team’s running game. I have used a three-man weave drill in my time as a coach that have worked on passing, footwork, running the floor, and shooting ...

Basketball Drills Argentine Passing Here is an idea if you for a conditioning drill that also involves handling the basketball. The drill can be done half court or full court depending on what you want to accomplish with the drill and The drill continues in similar fashion for one minute on the clock. If the ball hits the ground, passes are not ...

Basketball Drills Ball Screen Pocket Passing This passing drill for teams that use a lot of on ball screening actions is from the competitive drills file He sends it out each week. If you are interested in being added to his list, please email me and I will pass it along to him. Coach Mike Neighbors picked this drill ...

Basketball Drills 5 Lane Passing I have not used this drill, but it is one that I think is worth experimenting with for 10 or 15 minutes to see if it is worth continuing to use in your program. I think it is worth experimenting with new ideas each week in practice to see if they will improve your ...

Basketball Drills Triangle Ball Toughness This post was created by Kyle Gilreath. He is NBA Client Services Manager for FastModel Sports. He is the Head Basketball Coach at Astronaut High School in Florida. He served as an undergraduate manager as well as graduate assistant for the Florida Men’s program under Billy Donovan. I found the drill on FastModel’s ...

Basketball Drills Perfect Post Feed Passing This is a short video of Oklahoma’s Sherri Coale putting her team through a timed passing drill requiring 25 perfect post feeds in segments without and then with defensive pressure. I like the idea of requiring perfect passes and catches within a given time. I hope this sparks some thoughts that you can use to ...

Basketball Drills Passing Drills These are some notes from Michigan Coach John Beilein that were recently sent out by Steve Smiley. The first part is a little about philosophy and the second half covers some passing drills that Coach Belein uses. Philosophy The wolf gets his strength from the pack and the pack gets its strength from the leader You can do anything ...