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Offence

Fast Break

Halfcourt Offence

Ballscreens

Off-Ball Screens

  • Basic
    • pass and screen away
    • backcut or curl to the rim, screener back to the ball
  • Intermediate
    • setting up a screen
    • downscreens
      • cutter - reject, curl (tight, soft), pop, fade
      • screener - slip, or second cut opposite the cutter (one player to the rim, one to the ball)
    • backscreen, cross-screen
  • Advanced
    • flarescreen - passer, weakside
    • staggered, double, elevator screenup

Press Break

  • Basic
    • Point guard - sideline outlet position (not coffin corner)
    • Meet a pass, face upcourt, strong pivot, sweep and rip (ball tough), attack on the dribble
    • Inbounder - clear the backboard, trail (reversal option) or clear out against man pressure
  • Intermediate
    • Point guard
      • fake outside & attack middle
      • overplay - banana cut, back cut, spin and back cut
    • Secondary receivers if point guard taken away
    • Player in the middle of the press
    • Full ball reversal
    • Avoid trapping areas, pass before a trap can be set
    • Pass fake
    • Pass-pass after a trap
  • Advanced
    • Inbounder - run the baseline (made basket), look deepup


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