Skills

Skills

7 Seasons

In this section Devin has broken down the basic skills you need to become a confident and effective basketball player into six categories. Shooting, Passing, Dribbling, Defense, Triple Threat, and Finishing. In each category, Devin will walk you through what it takes to master each of these skills and add them to your game.

Skills
  • Dribbling 101: 2 Ball Intro

    Two ball dribbling drills are some of the most basic and most effective drills to become a better ball handler, and in tern, a more confident player. Devin walks us through a few drills that you should do at the beginning of every workout.

  • Dribbling 101: 2 Ball Part 1

    Two ball dribbling drills have proven the test of time and are still a great way to get a better feel for the basketball and improve your handle. Devin gives you a few easy two ball drills that you can do at home or on a court.

  • Hand Speed Drill #1

    Working on your had speed is a great way to get a better handle and better reaction time.

  • Hand Speed Drill #2

    We're still working on our hand speed to boost your reaction time, so go hard on this one.

  • Hand Speed Drill #3

    Let's finish strong with this last drill! GO HARD every time!

  • Continuous Wrap Drill

    Here is a drill you can do by yourself to help work on your wrap dribble moves.

  • Quick Pickups

    Picking the ball up clean after a quick move and get a shot up fast is key to having a nice pullup.

  • Protecting the Ball

    Protecting the basketball with your off hand or body is a necessity for any point guard.

  • Off Arm Intro

    The off arm is a very important piece to protecting the ball and getting to the basket.

  • Over and Under LVL 1

    Here we're breaking down what attacking with your off arm looks like.

  • Over and Under LVL 2

    Now we're adding a little bit more rhythm to the over and under drill from earlier.

  • Tennis Ball LVL 1

    This will improve your ability to use your off arm while still keeping a consistent dribble.

  • Hip Switch

    Here is a move you see a lot of people use with their off arm.

  • Over and Under LVL 3

    Working on your reaction timing and getting your rhythm is key.

  • Tennis Ball LVL 2

    The more dribbles we add, the more complicated this drill will be.

  • Tennis Ball LVL 3

    Every small detail is very important in each drill, even the way you catch the tennis ball.

  • Off Hand Snatching LVL 1

    Attacking the defenders shoulders to create space as they recover opens up multiple scoring options.

  • Bump and Exchange

    Using your momentum and changing direction is a great way to blow by the defender.

  • Off Hand Snatching LVL 2

    Your off arm is super important even when snatching the ball on a stepback.

  • Over and Under LVL 4

    We're continuing to move forward on the over and under drill to add a new level to the progression.

  • Over and Under LVL 5

    In the last level of the over and under drill we're working on adding a skip to the dribble.

  • Protecting The Ball

    Sometimes taking it slow to move the ball up the floor efficiently is the best option.

  • Live Off Hand

    Here is a little bit of live footage to show you guys some game reps.

  • Set Point

    Let's break down some of the positives and negatives of 1 and 2 motion shooting.