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Basketball training – special attacking diagrams

Diagram 2.

The men again rotate as shown. Again, you are merely striving to retain the ball. You should stress to the jumper, that he should attempt to tip the ball to a position where you have a definite height advantage and to keep the tip away from congested areas.

Basketball training   special attacking diagrams

JUMP BALL PLAYS

Diagram 3.

In this diagram, you are attempting to set up a scoring play involving the center. The men rotate in the manner shown. #3 sets a rear screen for #6 who receives a long pass from #4. To confuse the opposition rotate your players clockwise the first half and counter-clockwise the second half.

Basketball training   special attacking diagrams

JUMP BALL PLAYS

Diagram 4.

In this diagram #5 sets a rear screen for #6 then does a reverse pivot and goes down court for the pass from #4.If #5 is covered, #4 may pass to #3 who has gone down the sidelines after a screen from #2.