Category Archives: Basketball Tips

These basketball tips and tricks will help you be the best player you can be.

How To Cross Someone In Basketball

how to cross someone

Just like I state in the video breakdown… If you’re only goal is to cross someone up then you’re not playing the right way. But if you’re here because you find yourself in a 1 on 1 situation pretty often where you need to create a shot for yourself because the shot clock is running…

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How To Palm A Basketball

how to palm a basketball

In this article I’m going to explain how to palm a basketball. I’ve seen people with small hands be able to do it by just having the proper technique and hand strength. If you plan on dunking someday then being able to palm the ball helps a lot. If you can’t palm it then you…

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3 Tiny Little Common Basketball Injuries We All Deal With

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I decided to create this infographic as I’m currently dealing with all three of these tiny little injuries at the same time.  I think most players can relate to this and if you can please share this on Facebook, Twitter or wherever else you want to. The problem with all of these common injuries is…

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Podcast 6: Game-Day Preparation

game day preparation for basketball

In this weeks podcast I share my exact game-day routine. “By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail” -Benjamin Franklin I’m a little superstitious so my game-day preparation is very important to me. But at the same time there are many things that are crucial to performing at your best and doing things can…

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How To Do A Reverse Layup In Basketball

reverse layup tutorial

Time to reveal my secret weapon :)… The reverse layup. Not only are you going to learn how to do a reverse layup in this article but by the time you finish reading/watching this you are going to want to go straight to the gym to perfect it. When short players look for better ways…

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3 Basketball Finishing Moves For Elite Players

Finishing moves for guards

2 out of 3 of these basketball finishing moves did not even exist 15 years ago. And I’m going to get this article started off on the right foot by explaining my favorite one. This move started in the NBA, hence the name, and now is something that most all players big and small should…

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How To Protect The Basketball When Driving

This article is going to show you how to protect the basketball when driving by using a little move I learned from Lebron James. After I saw him do this years ago I started noticing a ton of other players do it as well. And if you’ve ever had the ball knocked out of your…

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How To Get Better At Basketball

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Let me save you some time and just sum up exactly how to get better at basketball in one word… Practice. I often get the same questions from players (which is fine) where they ask, “I’m really struggling with my shooting, how can I get a better shot?” I wish I had some magical answer,…

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How To Crossover Like Deron Williams

how to crossover in basketball

If you are a basketball fan then you have to of either witnessed or heard of the Tim Hardaway crossover, also known as the Utep-2-Step. Well Deron Williams basically stole a page out of his book, but D-Will added his only twist to the move which makes it even more devastating for defenders ankles. So…

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How To Shoot A Layup In Basketball

Knowing how to shoot a basketball is one of if not THE #1 most important basketball fundamentals. But if you’re a coach or you have ever worked with youth players and tried to teach the layup then you know how tricky that can be. …Example of a coach who hasn’t read this: “You simply jump…

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