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Catch and Shoot Off Screen

Catch and Shoot Off Screen By Hal Wissel When cutting off a screen wait until the screen is set. Set up your defender by by faking away before cutting off the screen. You can cut to early, but not to late. If you cut early the screener may not be set... (more...)

Basketball Shooting Confidence and Rhythm

Basketball Shooting Confidence and Rhythm By Hal Wissel Confidence is the Most Important Factor in Shooting Believe in yourself. You want to have confidence in your ability to make the shot every time you shoot. Confident shooters control their thoughts,... (more...)

Jump Shot Mechanics

Jump Shot Mechanics By Hal Wissel The mechanics of shooting include balance, sight, hand position, elbow-in alignment, shooting rhythm, and follow-through. To develop your shot it is best to concentrate on only one or two mechanics at a time. 1. Balance:... (more...)

One vs. Two Read and React Drill

One vs. Two Read and React Drill By Hal Wissel          This is a good drill to develop good hands, and to also read the defense before scoring in the lane area. Three players and and a coach take part in this drill. One player starts in the middle... (more...)

Post Drills: One-on-One Half and Full Circle

Post Drills: One-on-One Half and Full Circle By Hal Wissel Post Drill: One-on-One Half Circle This competitive drill helps you develop the ability to read the defender and use fakes, pivots, and various lowpost moves to score or draw a foul. It also develops... (more...)

Low Post Moves: One Dribble Counter Moves

Low Post Moves: One Dribble Counter Moves By Hal Wissel When making a low post drop step to the middle or front turn and crossover to the middle and your defender anticipates your move to shoot a hook shot and jumps in your path, you can counter using... (more...)

Pinch Post Moves: Crossover Drive Step-Back Jump Shot

Pinch Post Moves: Crossover Drive Step-Back Jump Shot By Hal Wissel Pinch Post Crossover Drive Step-Back Jump Shot      This drill gives you practice making a crossover drive bank jump shot from the pinch post. Start at the block on the lane and toss... (more...)

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Bank Jump Shot

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Bank Jump Shot By Hal Wissel Pinch Post Shot Fake Crossover Drive Bank Jump Shot This drill gives you practice making a crossover drive bank jump shot from the pinch post. Start at the block on the lane and... (more...)

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive By Hal Wissel Pinch Post Crossover Drive  This drill gives you practice making a crossover drive from the pinch post. Start at the block on the lane and toss the ball to the pinch post (elbow). Imagine that... (more...)

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Step-Through Leaner

Pinch Post Moves: Step-Through Leaner By Hal Wissel Pinch Post Shot Fake Step-Through Leaner When your defender aggressively over plays you for a jump shot, you can counter with a step-through leaner. The pinch post shot fake step-through leaner drill... (more...)

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