Why are Zones and Presses Bad for Youth Basketball?

As a follow-up to the last article defending one’s right to play zone defense, I decided to explain further the negatives involved with zones and presses at young ages. Full-Court Press Against a full-court press, I teach players Diamond Spacing: the passer needs an option up the court, behind the ball and on a diagonal Read more about Why are Zones and Presses Bad for Youth Basketball?[…]