offense

September 20, 2009

Ready for anything: A full-court play with 1 second on the clock

Coaches, especially young ones, often don't spend enough time game planning for specific situations. You need to be ready for anything when you're on the basketball court, which is an important lesson I learned from studying the likes of Morgan Woote...


September 20, 2009

Reversing the ball makes half-court offenses tough to defend

One of the most dramatic things a coach can do to improve his or her team's half-court offense is to teach and reinforce effective reversal of the ball. Failure to consistently reverse the ball results in "defensive loading." Your offense becomes st...