In every single training session at least at one stage or another, you will hear a coach emphasise the importance of communication. Communication is always one of the skills most spoken about by coaches to their players and amongst other coaches. One point of note though is a lack of clarity on exactly what a coach would like their players to say.
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Tags: Ball, Basketball, Box, Box-out, Boxing-out, Communication, Cue, Cut, Cutter, Defence, Defense, Half court, Half Court Defence, Half Court Defense, Halfcourt, Help, Screen, Screener, Shot, Split, Split Line, Splitline, Verbal, Verbal Communication
The UCLA Defensive Cutthroat Drill features in our Fab 5 series and works players four on four in the half court. The drill initially brings players into a real life situation with pressure as the defensive players scramble to find a player and then apply team based man to man defensive principles.
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Tags: Basketball, Basketball Drill, Close-out, Defence, Defense, Defensive stance, Drill, Functional Basketball Coaching, Half court, Help, Individual Defence, Individual Defense, Man-to-man defense, Offense, Position, Positioning, Split Line, Splitline, Three-point field goal