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Defensive stratagies

Create a Break - 3 on 3

Many coaches run this drill in a 4 on 4 or 5 on 5 format.  For youth coaches "Create a Break" 3 on 3 is great because it will help the athletes develop the skills and understand the concepts necessary to run a fast break. With less traffic it is easier for young players to be successful in transition.



Inbounding 2 on 2

All players should learn to break man to man pressure with simple screening action.  Whether it is from the sideline or baseline learning to read this action will help athletes throughout their basketball career.