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How Ganon Baker Develops Elite Basketball Players

Even the best basketball players need to continue to refine their court skills. If they sit around resting on their laurels, their opponents will ...

By: Andy Haley

Ninth Annual Continental Cup International Youth Sports Festival Begins 4th of July Weekend

The Continental Cup International Youth Sports Festival returns to Cleveland July 3-6 for its ninth consecutive year. Since 2006, the Greater Clevela...

By: Annie Koeblitz

Improve Your Touch Around the Rim

Post players take a beating in the paint while fighting for rebounds. Anyone can rebound the ball if they have position, but it is an art to have to...

By: Michael Coleman

Become An 'All-Day Shooter' With Kansas City Academy's Inside/Out Drill

You can make your shot "all day" in practice. It's easy to be automatic when no one is guarding you. But try swishing it when a tough defender is in...

By: Michael Coleman

Make Coaches Take Notice: Ball-Handling and Shooting Drills for Point Guards

Point guards: participating in an AAU summer league and basketball camp means facing some of the most serious competition you've seen all year. That...

By: Steve Green

Latest Videos in Basketball Academy

3-Point Shooting Drills with Maya Moore

2014 WNBA MVP Maya Moore shows you the 3-point shooting drills that make her more accurate and better conditioned.

Look Back: Collin Sexton Interview Nike EYBL Hampton

Alabama point guard Collin Sexton reflects on his Nike EYBL experience and talks about his goals for the future.

How Majok Deng Escaped Sudan to Become a Top Basketball Prospect in the U.S.

The South Sudan native escaped the worn-torn country and has become one of the top basketball prospects in the United States.

How D'Angelo Russell Got Addicted to Hard Work

NBA point guard D'Angelo Russell reveals why he finds hard work addicting.

Michael Porter Jr. Has Been Training For Position-Less Basketball His Entire Life

Michael Porter Jr. is a 6-foot-10 athletic freak who can play any position on the floor. The top 2018 NBA Draft prospect explains how he developed such a versatile game.