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Coach Kobe: Bryant Shares Philosophies on How to Reach Kids

By Ben Nuckols, The Miami Herald 10/17/2018, 12:00pm CDT

"For adults, it's important for us to get out of the way. Sometimes the most important thing to do is to just observe." 

Buying In to Defense: Eight Drills to Guard the Basketball Better

By Matt Monroe, Fast Model Sports 10/12/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Whether you are a program that utilizes man-to-man or zone defense, this is obviously the first step in preventing your opponent from getting an easy basket.

Best Basketball Warm Up Drill

By Joe Haefner, Breakthrough Basketball 10/05/2018, 12:00pm CDT

The quick dribbling and also the quick chopping of your feet through the cones does a few things for you. It excites and wakes up your nervous system. This makes you more alert. It prepares you to react quickly.

Dream Big or Reality Check?

By Tauna and Kirsten, I Love to Watch You Play 09/25/2018, 12:00pm CDT

A good three-point shooter can go anywhere, and having a great vertical jump will make up for height. Support him in any way you can. 

Battle-tested Pat McCaffery ready to lead USA into 3-on-3 Youth Olympic Games

By Alec Kinsky, SportsEngine 09/19/2018, 2:00pm CDT

While topping cancer is undoubtedly his greatest accomplishment, McCaffery knows that as far as competing in sports goes, nothing beats an Olympic gold medal.

Why Most Players Miss the Baseline Reverse

By Nick Caprio, Youth1 09/14/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Too many players do all the right things on a baseline reverse ... only to spin the ball the wrong way.

Basketball Workouts for High School Players

By AVCSS Basketball 09/06/2018, 12:00pm CDT

You must work on all aspects of your basketball skills in the off season. This should be the time that you work the hardest. 

Seven Easy Steps to Dealing With Difficult Parents

By Basketball for Coaches 09/04/2018, 12:00pm CDT

A pre-season meeting will let you being to develop relationships with the parents and lets them know that you’re approachable if they ever want to talk about any problems or concerns they might have.

Basketball Players' Positions

By The Real Buzz 08/30/2018, 12:00pm CDT

In defense, the center will take on shot blocking and rebound duties. They are often called the ‘big man’ or ‘post player.’

Four Ways Lack of Sleep Kills Basketball Performance

By Basketball for Coaches 08/23/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Getting enough sleep can speed up your response time, improve your reflexes and raise your physical output.

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