Scrimmages and Offensive Instruction in Practice

A coach emailed a question regarding Blitz Basketball and my use of scrimmages to teach my basic offensive sets and defensive strategy. I do not spend practice working 5v0 or walking through defensive rotations in a typical shell drill. I scrimmage, and after a player is finished, I use the play to teach a concept Read more about Scrimmages and Offensive Instruction in Practice[…]

Why Are Set Plays Dangerous for Young Players?

I attended a university lecture on decision-making and the presenter showed a version of this video (There are many versions of this online).┬áPlease watch this video before reading the article below. Why do people miss the moonwalking bear? When people focus on one task – counting the passes made by the white team – they Read more about Why Are Set Plays Dangerous for Young Players?[…]