At the beginning of this year, I shared some key principles of how I personally end each year—both with a time of reflection on the current year and a look ahead to the coming year. The response we received to that information was so overwhelming, we’ve decided to share it again, hoping that some of you may find it helpful as you reflect on the year that was and anticipate the one that’s to come.
In order to be an effective playmaker, you must be able to finish at the rim.
If you’re looking for improved control on your dribble, check out this Kyrie Irving All-Star Dribble Challenge. To complete the challenge, you must get: 50 crossovers in front 50 v-side
Improve your team’s defensive communication this season with 2-2 Defensive Manipulation. Coach TJ Rosene uses this drill to take away weapons from the defensive team in order to challenge them. When you take away defensive weapons, you are forcing the defense to:
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The best playmakers in the game are not afraid of pressure. They welcome it. They thrive on it. On the rebound, on the wing or in a trap, their default
The best playmakers in the game have mastered the efficiency AND effectiveness of their breakout dribble—they score more points, and create an advantage for their team. Practice this breakout dribble
PGC Director Chad Songy shares insight into one thing he does to help coaches improve their teaching, their communication and efficiency. He does this by analyzing how learning is achieved in practice drills.
Score more by mastering the best fake in basketball—the shot fake. For a shot fake to work, it must be believable. It’s only believable if: You have the reputation of