Play Type:“ “  Dribbling Drill

Purpose

This dribbling drill offensively works on the controlled dribble and avoiding a player chasing from behind, trying to knock the ball loose.  It also works on dribbling and ball-handling in game-like scenarios.

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Execution

  1. To run the “Wolf” dribbling drill, simply have two players line up in one corner of the court.
  2. Throw the ball to the first of the two players, who will then dribble downcourt.
  3. The player without the ball chases, trying to block his shot without fouling.

Video Demonstration

Coaching Tips

Dribbling and ball control is a skill that can be practiced alone, and should be considered separate from your other ball skills on the court.

 

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