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The Complete Guide to Being the Best Assistant Coach

A characteristic of good basketball programs is that they have great assistant coaches on all levels. Assistants play a vital role in a team’s success, but becoming a successful assistant coach on and off the court doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time and energy to become the best. First, you need to know what type of assistants head coaches are looking for to complete their staff. Traits such as loyalty, hard-working, reliable and trust-worthy are important to head c

Posted by Coach Chris on 4th Sep 2019

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Top 5 Footwork Drills for Basketball

The best basketball coaches around the world agree that footwork training is crucial for the quality development of basketball players. Bad footwork is the main cause of the inconsistency of our players because it reflects on their balance and stability while performing basketball elements such as shooting, dribbling, and passing. Everything starts with footwork. Yes, we can give our players ordinary, non-specific basketball drills, and yes, those drills are going to benefit ev

Posted by Viktor Sadikovic on 4th Sep 2019

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Winning Isn't Everything: 3 Reasons to Put Your Players Ahead of Your Record

Winning Isn't Everything: 3 Reasons to Put Your Players Ahead of Your Record
Every coach wants to win the game. Winning builds the confidence of the players as well as your team’s reputation in the league. A losing season is frustrating for everyone involved. Yet, too much emphasis on winning can lead to reckless and dangerous play. A short-term win can have long-term consequences in lost games time and injuries.Help Players Shape Their FutureThe ability to play a sport well can lead to college scholarships and, perhaps, a professional career. Even if your player is on a

Posted by Eileen O'Shanassy on 21st Aug 2019

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Basketball Man & Zone Offenses

Basketball Offenses There are many basketball offenses to choose from and our guide will help you learn about various basketball offenses. Read through our guide, check out our many Basketball Offenses Rental DVDs that can help you master any offense. Motion Offenses Set Offenses Read and React Offense Dribble Drive Offense Triangle Offense Pick and Roll Offense John Wooden's UCLA Offense Princeton Offense Patterned Offense Delay Game Offense Zone Offenses Transition or Pre

Posted by Coach Chris on 17th Jul 2019

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Complete Guide to Playing the Point Guard Position

If you love watching Steph Curry make threes, or seeing Westbrook driving the lanes and pushing the pace, or maybe you love how Rondo is delivering those passes around the court, then you love Point Guard Basketball. In today's article we are going to talk about what is a Point-Guard, what are his responsibilities both offensively and defensively, what is his hierarchy in a team, what is his field of operations, and at the end, what are the different types of Point Guards in today's

Posted by Viktor Sadikovic on 17th Jul 2019

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