Newsletter 89 – New Diamond and One Defense, Game Changers, New Passing Drill and Clapping for Mistakes

By Joe Haefner

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NEW Diamond and One “Junk” Defense
The Diamond and One is the perfect changeup to either a man-to-man or zone defense. It serves three purposes: to contain the opposing team’s best player, to take away the strengths of that player, and to disrupt the opponent’s rhythm on offense. This defense is designed to shut down…

The Four Corner Passing Drill
The following drill not only works your players’ conditioning and passing skills but it also works your team’s brain by making your players think on their feet…

Why Successful Teammates Clap For Mistakes
What would make successful teammates CLAP for mistakes? Aren’t they damaging and destructive? Well, if repeated without recognition, yes…

What Do You Think are “Game Changers”?
What does everyone here think that their game changers are? There were two that I felt we could control…

 

Newsletter 88 – New Double Ball Screen Play, Why You Should Use Effective Field Goal Percentage, Positive Coaching, and More

By Joe Haefner

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NEW Kansas Handoff Double Ball Screen Play
Are you looking for a new play that features backdoor cuts, dribble handoffs, double picks, dribble penetration, stagger screens, and three-point shots? If so, then you have come to the right place…

What is Effective Field Goal Percentage? And Why YOU Should Use It
Effective Field Goal Percentage is a measurement of how successful your team is from the field. This metric provides a more complete picture of the game situation than standard field goal percentages because three point shots are…

New Section On Website: Positive Impact Coaching
As a basketball coach, we believe the most important thing is for you to make a positive impact on your players lives! Why else would you coach basketball? We believe this is the most important thing and should be your number one priority…

Host A Breakthrough Camp and Raise Money For Your Program!
If you would like to raise money for your program, you can host a Breakthrough Basketball camp. You simply reserve the gym and help promote the camp in the area and we bring a director in to run the camp…