Deny the Touchdown is a great game to incorporate another sport to teach the skill of passing in basketball. The game helps to work on when to pass at the right time, how to cut and get open without the ball and learning how to deny passes on defense. Continue reading “Game: Deny the Touchdown”
Dead Ant Tag teaches players to keep their heads up and encourages them to communicate to each other whenever they need help. It also works on fundamental movement skills, agility, speed and coordination. This game requires minimal to no setup and is a great modification to the traditional tag to keep the game fresh and engaging. Continue reading “Game: Dead Ant Tag”
This game is perfect for basketball players of all ages as it works on speed, offense, defense, rebounding, and balance. This drill is a competitive way for teammates to have the opportunity to play against each other in a one-on-one or scrimmage-like atmosphere.
This game, formerly known as “Bump” is a popular game for all ages across basketball and with good reason, it is very FUN and simultaneously improves shooting techniques.
Note: This article was originally posted on February 28th, 2017.
Ever wonder how some players seem to get so good at dribbling under pressure, while others struggle for years? Well, the answer is nothing special, they simply practice.
Note: This article was originally posted on September 27th, 2016.
A true staple, Dribble Knockout is one of the most popular youth basketball games out there. And with good reason. It is FUN!