Basketball Shooting Drills with Defense – 1v1 Fill Cut

By Joe Haefner

Basketball Shooting Drills with Defense – 1v1 Fill Cut

When it comes to improving your 1v1 skills in a common offensive situation…

30 Basketball Dribbling Drills – For Coaches

By Joe Haefner

30 Basketball Dribbling Drills – For Coaches

Below are 30 dribbling drills for basketball coaches to use during practice. The drills require anywhere from 1 to 5 players.

Each drill has unique purpose and emphasis — but with all dribbling drills you want to emphasize:

Stationary Pivots – Step Through and Rip for Ball Security

By Joe Haefner

Stationary Pivots – Step Through and Rip for Ball Security

Improve ball security by teaching players to use a “space step” (aka: step through pivot) when pressured and to rip the ball low (below knees) or high (above head).

Drills With No Defense Are Pointless? Use Small-Sided Games Or Drills With Defenders Instead?!?

By Joe Haefner

Drills With No Defense Are Pointless? Use Small-Sided Games Or Drills With Defenders Instead?!?

In regards to this recent drill Partner Pass and Pivot we posted, a coach a replied with this…

21 Basketball Passing Drills – For Coaches

By Joe Haefner

21 Basketball Passing Drills – For Coaches

Below you’ll find 21 very effective passing drills for basketball coaches to use during practice. But first, let’s cover the fundamentals of passing…

Partner Pass and Pivot Drill

By Joe Haefner

Partner Pass and Pivot Drill

This is one of my favorite drills to teach youth players…

SLOB: Brad Stevens Late Game Play

By Joe Haefner

SLOB: Brad Stevens Late Game Play

Brad Stevens is the master of the clipboard and here is a great late game play. This play can be used to get…

3 Ways To Attack Down Screens – How To Read The Defense

By Joe Haefner

3 Ways To Attack Down Screens – How To Read The Defense

In the video, Coach Schuring showed you three ways to attack down screens. He shows you how to make the appropriate reads based on how the defense is playing.

This breaks down the defense and…

3v3 Staggered Away Screens

By Joe Haefner

3v3 Staggered Away Screens

If you’ve ever played defense, you know that it’s hard to fight through…

How to Teach Guards to “See the Floor” – With 9 Practice Drills

By Joe Haefner

How to Teach Guards to “See the Floor” – With 9 Practice Drills

It’s critical for every great guard to be able to see the floor. It reduces turnovers and you score more points!

You can see if…