Tag: defensive-fundamentals

Screen and Roll

Cuts, Flashes and Screen/Roll – Defensive Fundamental and Teaching Points V

Now that we’ve covered on the ball defense, defending the post, shell defense and help and recover in some detail, it’s time to discuss offensive tactics that are designed to attack the guts of the defense and move defenders around to warp the shape of the shell and create weaknesses and Read More

basketball post defense

Defensive Fundamentals and Teaching Points II: Defending the Post

In our last article we discussed the Blocking Out philosophy spectrum. Today we’ll discuss Defending the Post, perhaps the defensive area where thinking and technique has most changed in the last 25 years. There was a time when coaches would teach their low post defenders either ¾ denial or full Read More