Category: Basketball FAQ

How to Start an AAU Basketball Team

How to Start an AAU Basketball Team

AAU basketball has long been a lynchpin of American amateur basketball. The majority of NBA players and the biggest names in professional basketball have played for AAU teams. This included Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, and

How to Beat a 3-2 Zone in Basketball

How to Beat a 3-2 Zone in Basketball

While it is not advisable for young players to exclusively play a zone defense of any type in their formative years, it will help them determine how to correctly run and beat it. One of

How to Beat a 2-3 Zone in Basketball

How to Beat a 2-3 Zone in Basketball

You don’t often see a zone defense in the NBA. More often than not, if it’s applied in a professional game, it’s to break the rhythm of “after timeout” plays or when the other team

How to Beat a 1-3-1 Zone in Basketball

How to Beat a 1-3-1 Zone in Basketball

The 1-3-1 zone defense is said to be the most versatile of all the types of zone defense. Using the 1-3-1 zone defense, teams can either match up or trap. With that being said, there

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Basketball Drills for 6-Year Olds

If you’re introducing basketball to your six-year-old kid for the first time, or you’re just getting your feet wet in coaching by teaching kids basketball, kudos to you! It’s not easy for the kids this