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Basketball Is as Simple as Getting Buckets

By Karlyle Ross, CoachUp Nation, 01/18/18, 12:00PM CST


Be aggressive and seize opportunities (the ones you create and those that are presented to you). Every player can have a positive impact on offense, one bucket at a time.

To quote one of the greatest NBA players of all-time, Hall of Fame legend Bill Russell, "This game has always been, and will always be, about buckets."

Mr. Russell was simply telling us to, "Get to the money!" So let's get to it; I'll explain.

A Simple Question 

I like to ask young players this simple question: What are you good at? In other words, What are your go-to moves? How do you get buckets?