Most modern offenses are built around ball screens. If you want to be a better playmaker at any level, you have to excel at utilizing them. One of the best at reading ball screens is Houston’s James Harden, who sees the entire floor and uses his ability to pass and score to play at an MVP level.
Join PGC Director of Player Development Tyler Coston as he shows you how to use the court like a chessboard, using these techniques:
- Mapping the floor
- Checking behind
- Pocket passing
Want to learn more concepts like these? Join us at one of our PGC camps this summer.
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Too many players waste time working on things that don’t happen very often in games. One thing all great players have in common is their intentional training of game-specific actions
This is a correspondence between PGC owner Dena Evans and a long-time PGC grad. I was so moved by Dena’s response to this player, which the player’s father shared with me, I decided to ask Dena, and this athlete, for permission to share this correspondence publicly. If you know the heart-ache and disappointment of not reaching your team or individual goals, this is a must-read.
Far too often, basketball players make the game too hard with their go to move. They use multiple dribble combo move that rarely result in a successful attack. James Harden
PGC Basketball provides intense, no-nonsense basketball training for players and coaches. Our basketball camps are designed to teach players of all positions to play smart basketball, be coaches on the court, and be leaders in practices, games and in everyday life.
We combine our unique PGC culture with a variety of teaching methods and learning environments to maximize the learning potential of those that attend our sessions. In addition to spending 6-7 hours on the court each day, lessons will be reinforced through classroom sessions and video analysis.
Our goal at PGC is to empower you with the tools to fulfill your basketball dreams, while also assisting you in experiencing the joy of the journey.