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1 on 1 with the Coach

Here is a 1 on 1 decision-making drill from former Technical Director for Canada Basketball, Renato Pasquali.

Youth Dev.-1 on 1-Protecting the Ball

Do your young players get the basketball taken away from them by more aggressive defenders?  The Active Ball Drills are simple drills to help address this common problem in youth basketball.

Youth-Dribbling - Foster's 1 on 1

Foster's 1 on 1 Drill is a great drill from Basketball BC Youth Summit presenter, Brian McCormick. The drill is used to develop young player's ability to attack a defender, in the open court, with the dribble.

1 on 1 Screening Games

Here are a couple of good 1 on 1 games that will help develop understanding of screening action, as well developing both offensive and defensive abilities.

1 on 1 Play-Sealing Up

Teaching this technique may get players 1-2 extra baskets a game.  

Youth Dev.-Ball Tough Series Steps 1-3

If you have coached children from Grades 1-5 you have no doubt seen flashes of play similar to the picture below, where the ball-handler has turned away from the defender to protect the ball.