Basketball IQ

Start at an early age explaining the game to your child. Just as it is easiest to learn a foreign language when you are young, developing and understanding of the game of basketball at a young age will allow for that child to be able to understand the game, so much better as they get…

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Individual Player Evaluation

Every child is different and so is their skill level, ¬†so when deciding on the right drills it can be difficult. Choose a variation of different drills at several difficulties and just gauge where your child is at. If a drill is too difficult and they can’t quite seem to get it, pick an easier…

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Difficulty of Drills

Mix in the more difficult drills with little basketball games that the child likes. Sacrifice what might be a short time growth in skill for a lifetime of improvement because he/she will develop a true love for the game of basketball. When doing basketball shooting drills don’t let your child shoot outside their strength. What…

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Youth Basketball Coaching Overview

Being a youth basketball coach does not require you to be an expert in all things basketball, but it does come with a responsibility to the kids. Unfortunately though most youth coaches fall into one of two different negative categories of coaching. The first category of coaches does a great job of teaching the players…

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