Florida Gators – Motion Rub (Hi-Low)

Today’s play comes from the 2005-2006 Florida Gators. This is an oldie but a goodie, I love rub cuts that lead to post-ups. What I like even more about this play is the hi-low at the end of the ...

3D Coaching

Last Fall I was attending a clinic in Michigan and was given the book 3D Coaching by Jeff Duke at the Fellowship of Christian Athletes table. The book is based on more transformational style of coachi...

Northern Iowa- Quick Fade Need 3

In the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Northern Iowa ran this ATO play at the end of their game vs Louisville. What I love about this action is the stagger sells the play so hard that the flare is unexpected at...

Player Development is Not a Circus

The game of basketball is something I absolutely love, cherish, and see heading down a scary path. Basketball is at an all-time high in terms of popularity and growth around the world. Unfortunately,...

Dallas Mavericks Boomerang Quick

The Dallas Mavericks ran this quick hitter in transition last night vs the Cleveland Cavaliers. This boomerang action is excellent to run vs teams that are very good pick & roll defenders. *Boomer...

Celtics Standards of Excellence

Several years ago I was given a handout that included the Boston Celtics Standards of Excellence. I think that it is vital for any great program to have a set of Standards. Many teams establish &...

LA Clippers – Need 3 Zipper Back-Quick

Trailing by 5 last night late in their game vs the Houston Rockets, LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers drew up this sideline out-of-bounds play in a timeout to get a 3-pointer for JJ Redick. While the...