Category Archives: Basketball Coaching

“Ice” Counter: Washington Wizards Slip Pin by Adam Spinella

“Ice” Counter: Washington Wizards Slip Pin by Adam Spinella

-+*“Ice” Counter: Washington Wizards Slip Pin by Adam Spinella Increasingly at the collegiate and even high school levels, teams are running ball screen sets. As the postseason nears and high level teams remain, offenses must be prepared for all different styles of defensive play. Some nuanced defensive teams will throw a counter to good ball screen…Continue Reading

“Ice” Counter: Wedge Ballscreen by Adam Spinella

“Ice” Counter: Wedge Ballscreen by Adam Spinella

-+*“Ice” Counter: Wedge Ballscreen by Adam Spinella Increasingly at the collegiate and even high school levels, teams are running ball screen sets. As the postseason nears and high level teams remain, offenses must be prepared for all different styles of defensive play. Some nuanced defensive teams will throw a counter to good ball screen offenses…Continue Reading

How to get out of a slump? by John Saintignon

How to get out of a slump? by John Saintignon

-+*How to get out of a slump? by John Saintignon Definition: a sudden severe or prolonged fall in the price, value, or amount of something. “a slump in annual profits” synonyms: steep fall, drop, tumble, downturn, downswing, slide; antonyms: rise a prolonged period of abnormally low economic activity, typically bringing widespread unemployment. synonyms: recession, economic…Continue Reading

The Buck stops here

The Buck stops here

-+*The Buck stops here. I love watching the former TV series with my son, “The West Wing,” it’s great drama, pressure, events that we can talk about. Last night’s episode that we watched, had a series of events in the Arab world, suggesting that there was going to be an Arab Spring, who would have…Continue Reading