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Viewing: Ball Handling and Dribbling, Performance

Here's a performance-level move that shows a player how to use change of pace to explode past a defender.

  • Date:
    Sep 9, 2015

Test yourself with this performance-level ball handling drill.

  • Date:
    Dec 4, 2014

You are advancing the ball with a dribble toward your basket. The two teammates ahead of you are not open. As you approach the center line, a defender is waiting for you. What should you do? Drive by, like a hot knife through butter, and create a three-on-two situation. How? Step 1: Drive directly...

  • Author:
    By Mike Moreau
  • Date:
    Mar 29, 2010

As players begin playing against better opponents, getting to the basket and finishing with a score becomes more difficult. Because defenders are bigger, quicker and more athletic, the risk of steals and blocked shots becomes much higher. Offensive players must develop a variety of ways to counter...

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