Author: Derrick Chambers

Basketball Tactics

Basketball Court Layout: Create Your Playing Strategy

The symmetry of the basketball court layout features half a court that’s a mirror image of the other half. The entire court measures in at ninety-four feet by fifty feet. On each side of the court, you’ll find painted lines that clearly show the circle and free throw lane, in […]

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Basketball Passing Fundamentals

Learning basketball passing fundamentals is the essence of outstanding teamwork. As a fan, it’s fascinating to watch a perfectly delivered pass for every easy dunker layup. Turnovers and poor passing will kill a team’s offense faster than anything. A bad pass can often result in no shot taken and a […]

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Mastering the Basketball Bounce Pass

Mastering the basketball bounce pass is crucial especially when you’re up against a challenging opponent. Focusing on practicing bounce passes is a great way for a point guard to work on their passing skills. The reason a player would use this type of pass is if another player on the […]

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How to Jump Higher in Basketball

Basketball is a sport that requires you to shoot with accuracy, run like the wind, outmanoeuvre other players on the court, and jump, whether you want to dunk or you want to shut down another player who’s trying to get past the defense to make a layup. But being a […]

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How to Get Better at Dribbling: Finding Your Style

If you’ve just joined a team or you’ve recently taken up an interest in b-ball, then shooting and rebounds may be your initial focus, but all players at one point or another will need to learn how to get better at dribbling for ultimate control over the ball, in the […]

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Learn How to Dunk in a Month

Are you training to become a better basketball player? Do you want to become more of an asset to your team? Learning how to dunk can give you the edge you need, and can also make you a more powerful, well-rounded player, allowing you to dominate the other players on […]

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When Was Basketball Invented?

Basketball has remained one of the most popular past times for decades. But when was basketball invented? And who invented it exactly? Basketball didn’t begin with the National Basketball Association, or the NBA, for short. The NBA was founded in 1946, but basketball was already a well-known sport by this […]

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Major Events in Basketball History

If you know your basketball history, then you know there are so many major events in basketball history that it would be almost impossible to cover the biggest and best games, changes, and developments, but I’ll give it a shot and go over some of the most memorable to date […]

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Iconic Basketball Duos Throughout the Years

If you think back through the years, the toughest seasons, the most exciting championship games, the fights, the fouls, and the amazing teamwork, you probably have a couple of players in mind that stood out from the rest, those iconic duos that seemed to work their magic whenever they were […]

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Best Basketball College Programs

College basketball is all about tradition, school pride, and history. Many of the biggest colleges throughout basketball history have created some pretty unforgettable moments. Some of the best players have set incredible records that have shown the light on some of the best basketball college programs in the country. Many […]

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10 Unique Gift Ideas for Basketball Coaches

Daily practices, planning game strategies and working individually with players to ensure they give their all to the game can really put a coach through the wringer. But a good coach is totally dedicated to ensuring their team succeeds, that each player is getting the help they need during practice […]

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How To Improve Your Basketball Handles – Tips & Tricks

Handling a basketball isn’t the easiest task for newcomers and people who are now starting to learn how to play ball. This is why there are countless of online courses, videos, and articles on this exact topic flooding the internet constantly. Here, I am going to do things differently. I […]