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The power forward plays a crucial role in the smooth operation of a basketball team. Power forwards must be excellent rebounders--and just as importantly, must be able to take care of the ball after securing it. Power forwards have to be able to hit open shots, since they typically aren't the focal...

  • Author:
    Jeff Haefner
  • Date:
    Feb 25, 2015

Do you want more playing time? Want to help your team win more games? Basketball coaches love players that can rebound. So anything you can do to improve your rebounding will get you more playing time and help your team win games. Here are five simple and effective tips to improve your rebounding....

  • Author:
    By Don Kelbick
  • Date:
    Aug 7, 2012

Basketball coaches all over are looking for ways to improve and trying to find ways to sure up the things we believe we are weak in. One are that I hear about over and over again is rebounding. There is not a week that goes by when someone doesn't ask me, How can I improve my team’s...

  • Author:
    On Court Player Development
  • Date:
    Dec 7, 2010

Ask any coach and he’ll tell you that the art of rebounding is in the positioning, not how big the player is. When it comes to grabbing rebounds, you have to be in the right spot. The Close Out/Box Out drill will teach you how to closeout on the offense while staying under control. Remember,...

  • Author:
    Tony Fryer
  • Date:
    Apr 1, 2010

Rebounding is one of the most important phases of the game of basketball. Rebounding gives a team possession of the basketball, and each possession helps both a team's offense and their defense and ultimately helps a team win basketball games. As coaches, we believe that you can shoot too much,...

  • Author:
    Paul Tayyar
  • Date:
    Jan 28, 2010

Defensive rebounding is very important in helping your lead your team to victory! Here is a drill to help you become a great rebounder. How to Run the Drill: Position one player from the 3, free-throw elbow extended (meaning: Outside the 3-point line in a direct path from the free throw elbow)....

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