WISSEL WATCH

Free Throw Shooting

Free Throw Shooting

FREE THROW SHOOTING By Hal Wissel  Mechanics  The mechanics of free-throw shooting include balance, sight, hand position, elbow-in alignment, rhythmical shooting motion and follow-through. Shooting Hand High and Front Down and Up Rhythm             As Knees Go Up Arm...

read more
Correcting Shooting Errors: Trigger Words

Correcting Shooting Errors: Trigger Words

The most common errors in shooting are listed below, along with suggested trigger words to correct them. Trigger words are positive words, preferably one syllable words, that you associate with the correct mechanics of your shot and reinforce rhythm and confidence....

read more
Drive Baseline Reverse Dribble Middle Jump Shot

Drive Baseline Reverse Dribble Middle Jump Shot

Drive Baseline Reverse Dribble Middle Jump Shot By Hal Wissel The reverse dribble to the middle for a bank jump shot is used when you are driving baseline and your defender gets in your path at the midpoint of the baseline. Drive toward the baseline with your outside...

read more

CoachWissel.com INSIDER Membership

We have lowered the price on our INSIDER Membership Become an INSIDER.  COACH WISSEL Memberships FREE No Charge INSIDER $2.00/month $20.00/year 2 Day Trial at "No Charge" Blog Videos Blog Articles All Basketball Videos All Basketball Articles All Basketball Workouts...

read more
Correcting Basketball Shooting Errors

Correcting Basketball Shooting Errors

Correcting Basketball Shooting Errors By Dr. Hal Wissel Shooting errors are listed below followed by a correcting shooting errors video along with suggested trigger words to correct them. Trigger words are positive words, preferably one syllable words, that you...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Jump Shot 

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Jump Shot 

Shot Fake Jump Shot  By Dr. Hal Wissel Gettng Open When Denied. If your defender is in a denial position with a foot and hand in the passing lane between you and the ball, you should use your outside hand (the hand away from the defender) for a target). Take your...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Layup

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Layup

Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Layup By Hal Wissel After catching the ball at the pinch post, make a front turn to the middle, pivoting on your inside foot. See the rim and your defender. Be a triple threat and a threat to shoot first. Make a drive step,...

read 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 in a balanced...

read 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 one of the...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Step-Back Jump Shot

Pinch Post Moves: Step-Back Jump Shot

Pinch Post Moves: Step-Back Jump Shot By Hal Wissel Pinch Post Step-Back Jump Shot  This drill gives you practice making a step-back jump shot. Start at the block on the lane and toss the ball to the pinch post (elbow). Imagine that you are closely guarded and catch...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Step-Through Leaner

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 gives you...

read more
30 Sec. Workout Drill: Passing on the Move

30 Sec. Workout Drill: Passing on the Move

Developing Good Hands  30 Sec. Workout Drill: Passing on the Move By Hal Wissel       Passing to a toss back and moving from side to side will help you develop quickness, accuracy, and confidence in passing and catching. Place a toss back in the middle of the lane....

read more
Defensive Footwork Drills

Defensive Footwork Drills

Defensive Footwork Drills By Hal Wissel Defensive Footwork. Moving your feet on defense is hard work. Success depends on desire, discipline, concentration,anticipation, and superior physical conditioning. Moving quickly with balance is the key to reacting to your...

read more
Jumping

Jumping

Jumping By Hal Wissel  Everyone recognizes the importance of jumping in basketball, including the role that jumping plays in rebounding, blocking shots, and shooting. Jumping is more than gaining height. How quickly and how often you jump are more important than...

read more
Read and React to Low Post Defense Drill

Read and React to Low Post Defense Drill

Read and React to Low Post Defense Drill By Hal Wissel  This drill gives you practice reading defenders in the low post and reacting with the correct move. A coach or teammate can be a defensive player. The defensive player defends you only until you read the defense...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive Bank Jump Shot

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 toss the ball to...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Shot Fake Crossover Drive

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 you are closely...

read more
Pinch Post Moves: Crossover Drive Step-Back Jump Shot

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 the ball to the...

read more
30 Sec. Workout Drill: Two Player Tandem Passing

30 Sec. Workout Drill: Two Player Tandem Passing

Developing Good Hands  30 Sec. Workout Drill: Two Player Tandem Passing By Hal Wissel      This challenging, competitive, and fun drill is performed with a partner. The objective is to develop accuracy and confidence in chest passing while also developing quickness...

read more
Dribble Warm-up Drill

Dribble Warm-up Drill

Dribble Warm-up Drill By Hal Wissel       Dribble the ball using your strong and weak hand. Keep your guard (non-dribbling) hand up to protect your dribble. Maintain your balance with your head over your waist, and back straight. Keep your head up. Dribble the ball...

read more
Two Ball Dribble Drill

Two Ball Dribble Drill

Two Ball Dribble Drill By Hal Wissel       Dribbling two balls is fun and will help you develop dribbling ability and confidence with each hand. If a ball gets away, keep dribbling with the other while you recover the stray ball.This drill has six parts: dribble...

read more