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New dribbling, shooting, footwork, and finishing drill

This is one of the best warm up drills that you can use at the beginning of a workout or practice. It develops ball handling, footwork, finishing, and shooting. And it progressively warms up your body for more high intensity work. That way, you’re less likely to get injured.

There are a lot of little things that go unnoticed in this drill that are really important. We explain them to you below the video. But first, you need to watch the video to understand.

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One of the best warm up drills that you can do - Improves dribbling, shooting, footwork, and finishing. It also improves first step speed and reduces injuries!

No Summer Basketball Teams Under 14 Years Old? Here's Why NBA, USA Basketball, and Olympic Committee Agree.

As a coach, this article is very important for you to read. It also might be something you want to forward to parents with your team or your program.

Whether kids should play summer basketball is a hot topic. Children are specializing in sports earlier and earlier and playing sports across multiple seasons. However, this is leading to many unintended consequences. Basically, bad things happening with good intentions.

Kids are getting injured when they shouldn’t. Kids are quitting sports way too early. Kids are skipping foundational stages of athletic development which stunts their progress at an older age. And in worst-case situations, relationships between parents and their children have been ruined.

Check out the summer basketball article. Please share as well.

Check out our July & August basketball camps!

Many camps are filling up and many are also starting soon. So don’t miss out on your chance to attend a Breakthrough Basketball Summer Basketball Camp.

There are camps specifically for youth players. There are camps specifically for high school players. You can learn the tools to improve your shooting, ball handling, footwork, basketball IQ, defense, and more.

Here is the camp schedule.


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Breakthrough Basketball Coaching
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