Nutmeg Shooting Drill

Nutmeg shooting drill is a simple drill that helps players train their eyes to find the rim quickly and early by bouncing the ball between their legs before they take a shot. Many trainers and coaches use Nutmeg as a way to prepare and acclimate players for the inevitability of receiving a less than perfect pass and having to quickly adjust their eyes and footwork before taking a shot. Even better, the drill is something players can do on their own at a side basket as a warmup drill. Take a look at the video, and let us know what you think in the comment section below.

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