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What Basketball Taught Me About Life

By LayUps.Com 01/17/2019, 12:00pm CST

You should always strive to deliver the best work you can and make the effort always to improve, even if it’s only in small steps.

Advanced Ballhandling Workout With Double and Triple Moves

By Joe Haefner, Basketball Breakthrough 01/14/2019, 12:00pm CST

Don't be afraid to try new things and make mistakes. Use this time to develop creativity and find new ways to solve problems (advance the ball).


By Stephen Curry, The Players' Tribune 01/11/2019, 12:00pm CST

"I’ve said to myself, 'This is no one’s story to write but mine. It’s no one’s story but mine.' "

Basketball Rebounding Mentality and Fundamentals

By Dr. James Gels, Coach's Clipboard 01/09/2019, 12:00pm CST

Get with your youth, middle school, freshman and JV coaches and make this a priority in their teaching, so that when they are at the varsity level they already have that mindset.

How to Be More Aggressive in Basketball

By Mental Toughness Trainer 01/09/2019, 12:00pm CST

Eat the right food, and get enough sleep every day so you’re always playing at your best and developing your skills as quickly as possible.

Avoiding Foul Trouble

By Hooptactics 01/07/2019, 12:00pm CST

You may commit a careless foul early in the game and think it is only your first foul. However, since the other three basic fouls are definitely coming it immediately puts you in foul trouble.

Basketball Late-Game Defense

By Dr. James Gels, Coach's Clipboard 12/28/2018, 12:00pm CST

Defenders on the outside should contest the shot by getting a hand up high (without fouling). 

Youth Sports Coach Tries to Impart Lessons Beyond the Game

By Kristina Jackson, The Mercury 12/28/2018, 12:00pm CST

Winning games or developing new skills can show them what they are capable of with some hard work, he said. They also can create friendships they might not have at school. 

Spacing and Positioning on the Court

By Sean LeBeauf, 12/26/2018, 12:00pm CST

Teach the fundamentals of both spacing and positioning to your team in order to not only improve player performance but give said players the knowledge they need to have in order to find success in basketball.

How to Shoot a Basketball Perfectly

By Basketball for Coaches 12/20/2018, 12:00pm CST

Being a great shooter will result in not only more points for yourself but more points for your teammates, too.

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