How To Defend The Ball Screen (With Drill)

By Joe Haefner

How To Defend The Ball Screen (With Drill)

If you don’t properly defend the ball screen, the opposing team will get unlimited high-percentage shots via dribble penetration, the screener rolling to the basket, and passing out to open shooters if the defense collapses. If you don’t defend this situation properly, one little play can destroy your …

How To Get A PHD Education In Basketball Or Anything – Without Sacrificing 1 Minute Of Your Day

By Joe Haefner

How To Get A PHD Education In Basketball Or Anything – Without Sacrificing 1 Minute Of Your Day

I’m sure many of you are strapped for time. You want to improve in all areas of life, but it’s nearly impossible because you don’t have one extra minute to sacrifice. You need rest and relaxation time. And you might have a family that needs your …

New Video: 10 Keys to a Great Basketball Defensive Stance

By Joe Haefner

10 Keys to a Great Basketball Defensive Stance

In order to stop the ball and deny dribble penetration, you must begin with a good stance. If you don’t have a good stance, you won’t have a good defensive slide, and you’ll constantly be out of position and off-balance. This will enable the offense to score on you at will. EVERYTHING begins with a good defensive stance! …

Working With Referees – Don’t Let It Get Personal

By Joe Haefner

Working With Referees – Don’t Let It Get Personal

He called me a what? It’s a question I asked myself many times during the five years I worked as a high school and college basketball referee. It’s also a…

The James Harden / Steph Curry Dead Leg Move

By Joe Haefner

The James Harden / Steph Curry Dead Leg Move

Here is a video compilation of the “Dead Leg Move”. The video shows Stephen Curry and James Harden using the move. It’s a very effective move to…

The Position Sealing Drill – Improve Getting Open and Entry Passing

By Joe Haefner

The Position Sealing Drill – Improve Getting Open and Entry Passing

This is an intense and competitive drill that teaches players how to seal, improve angles, and watch the player…

Hubie Brown and Using Shot Charts To Improve Shooting Percentages

By Joe Haefner

Hubie Brown and Using Shot Charts To Improve Shooting Percentages

Check out this new stats analytics article by Brian Sass… It will show you how to use shot charts to encourage players to take better shots and improve your scoring. It even works at the youth level.

How To Develop Into A Great Shooter – 6 Shooting Drills To Do At Every Workout

By Joe Haefner

How To Develop Into A Great Shooter – 6 Shooting Drills To Do At Every Workout

Ray Allen, Steph Curry, and all great shooters have routines. I believe the following shooting routine will help you develop into a great shooter or make you an even better shooter. It…