Learning how to play basketball is learning its fundamentals. Here are those: 1. Dribbling – is important to penetrate to the hoop, move the ball across the court, get away from the defense, and find a good passing lane. There are different types of dribbles: • change-of-pace, • crossover dribble, • behind the back, • pull back dribble, • low dribble, • basic dribble, • between the legs dribble 2. Passing – A good offensive attack requires good passing from players. This helps find an open man, to find a good shooter or to get away from a defender. Interest in buying 2022 Wall Calendars ?
There are several types of passes you need to learn: • Overhead Pass • Chest Pass • Push Pass • Baseball Pass • Off-the-Dribble Pass • Bounce Pass 3. Shooting – The object of the game is to win by scoring the most points. Therefore, improving the team’s shooting is important to win a game. There are several ways to score in the game: • Jump Shot • Dunk • Alley oop • Free throw • Layup • Three-Point Shot • Hook Shot 4. Rebounding – is essential to gain or regain possession after …Read more →