Offense articles

James Harden

Starting 5: Houston Rockets

Starting 5: Houston Rockets

This season the Houston Rockets have completely revamped their offense in the their first season under head coach Mike D’Antoni. While the speed and pace with which the Rockets play is having a major impact on their offensive output, that’s only the start of their new attack. D’Antoni runs a lot of great sets and

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Spread Ball Screen – Basics

The basics of the Spread Ball Screen alignment – a good starting point for the introduction of ball screen offense.  Getting into ball screen offense can be done in multiple ways. A common alignment for the introduction of ball screen concepts is the Spread Ball Screen alignment. It is popular worldwide and at all levels of

FastDraw #PlayOTD – Hawk Bump

Cleveland Cavaliers – Hawk Bump Cleveland Cavaliers “Hawk Bump” Wrinkle from their Hawk series pic.twitter.com/WrSJHzBaxu — Ryan (@ry_nguyen) April 5, 2017   This Hawk set is a wrinkle from the Cleveland Cavaliers “Hawk Stagger” action when X2 denies 2 cutting to the basket off of the back screen. Instead of 2 cutting off of the

Landry Shamet

Late Game Situations: Need a 3

One year ago, Villanova made a buzzer beating three pointer to win the National Championship. In Saturday’s two Final Four games, both match-ups came down to a team needing a 3-pointer to tie the score. In this year’s tournament, we have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of this late game situation. As coaches,

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