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Viewing: Ball Handling and Dribbling, Advanced

Ball handling and dribbling are critical skills for any basketball player, and for point guards in particular. Dribbling with two balls is a great way to develop those skills, so here is a series of two-ball drills.

Basic Information: The crossover dribble is one of the most effective ways to maintain control of the ball against heavy pressure, or, while attempting to go by your man. It is the primary tool used by the point guard while travelling up the court under defensive pressure. However, it is also a...

  • Date:
    Sep 9, 2015

Test yourself with this performance-level ball handling drill.

  • Date:
    Aug 31, 2015

In this move, it's not as much about the crossover dribble as it is about the jab. Use your legs and shoulders to lead the defender one way so you are free to drive in the other direction.

  • Author:
    By Jeff Haefner
  • Date:
    Mar 3, 2015

Ball handling is important for any player on the basketball court, but it's particularly critical for point guards. As is focusing on point guard play this week, here are some tips to strengthen this skill. This basketball drill provides repetitions of key dribbling techniques. The idea is...

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