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Dump Off Finish Drill (basketballhq)

Dump Off Finish Drill Half the battle of finishing in the post is being able to first catch the ball. If a post player bobbles a ball or takes a long time to gather a pass, the defense will be able to recover and that means that the finish will be that much more difficult. This post drill is going to work on being able to catch passes from different angles, speeds, and heights, and then go right up for the finish. It is a great drill to use to get a lot of quality repetitions in a short period of time.     Drill Name: Dump Off Finish Drill Similar Drills: Guard Dump Off Shooting Drill, Tough Catch Finish

Walking Double Between the Legs Dribbling Drill (basketballhq)

Walking Double Between the Legs Dribbling Drill As a ball handler, if you are really able to; pause your defender, read them, and then make an explosive move, you become so much harder to guard. A lot of the times though ball handlers get caught playing too fast at one consistent speed. The reason Kyrie Irving is such a hard player to guard, is because of his ability to stop and go at anytime he chooses. This ball handling drill is going really focus on having the player change up speeds and from slow to fast as they are getting ready to set up a move. The move that this drill is working on is the double between the legs combo move, but it

Bob Knight Mid Range Shooting Drill (basketballhq)

Bob Knight Mid Range Shooting Drill Being able to shoot on the move is a different feel from simply just catching and shooting. It is important to be able to do both so that you are a complete shooter. This basketball shooting drill is great because it works on so many things at one time. It improves your footwork, mechanics, form, gives you repetitions, and also builds up your conditioning. Being able to shoot when you are tired is mental as well as physical. This drill will help you break through both of those barriers.     Drill Name: Bob Knight Mid Range Shooting Drill Similar Drills: Bob Knight Mid Range to 3 Poi

Any Move Double Pin Down Diamond Drill (basketballhq)

Any Move Double Pin Down Diamond Drill When dribbling through traffic in a basketball game you are not going to have time to plan out what move you are going to use to get through it. You simply need to be able to see what is going on in front of you, and then quickly react with the right move. It may be a crossover, a reverse between the legs move, etc. That is why you need to be ready to make the right move at the right time with having to hesitate. This basketball drill is designed to be able to help you work on dribbling through traffic with any move. After you have finished off of the dribble though you are going to be requir

Double Between the Legs Crossover Dribbling Drill (basketballhq)

Double Between the Legs Crossover Dribbling Drill This is a great dribbling drill that you can use to help warm up to get ready for a workout/practice, or to do on your own. The drill is going to really focus on combo moves and help to develop quick hands when it comes to dribbling a basketball. As a ball handler you want to be able to handle the basketball equally well with either hand, and this drill will force you to make the same moves with each hand.     Drill Name: Double Between the Legs Crossover Dribbling Drill Similar Drills: Double Between the Legs Behind the Back Dribbling Drill, Double Between the Legs Rhythm Dribbling

Make 2 Before You Miss 1 Shooting Drill (basketballhq)

Make 2 Before You Miss 1 Shooting Drill Working on your shot you will never fully be able to simulate game pressure, but creating shooting situations that put pressure on the shooter will help to improve the shooters ability to make shots under pressure and stay mentally tough. This is a catch and shoot shooting drill that is going to allow the shooter to get up a lot of shots in a short period of time and really work on developing great mechanics and muscle memory. The time component and number of makes in a row will also help the player to stay mentally engaged and learn to shoot under pressure.     Drill Name: Make 2 B

Double or Nothing Shooting Drill (basketballhq)

Double or Nothing Shooting Drill Shooting a lot of catch and shoot shots can sometimes get monotonous and cause the player to check out mentally. This leads to half speed shots and sometimes even more harm than good. So a great way to prevent this is to turn the shooting into some kind of challenge for the player to beat. This shooting drill is going to force the player to make a certain number of shots in a set time period which will help to keep the player engaged. It is also great drill because it isn't going to tax the player physically. So it is great for shooting after practice or during season when a player is trying

Double Between the Legs Rhythm Dribbling Drill (basketballhq)

Double Between the Legs Rhythm Dribbling Drill Stationary ball handling drills are great because they can be done almost anywhere. They don't take very much space and all you need is a flat hard surface. This dribbling drill is combination of different moves added together and it is really great for working on being able to seamlessly transfer the basketball from hand to hand quickly. Use this drill on your own at home or before a workout to help get warmed up and ready to go.     Drill Name: Double Between the Legs Rhythm Dribbling Drill Similar Drills: Reverse Between the Legs Crossover Dribbling Drill, Windshield Wiper Behind