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Trae Young Showcases His Defense During NBA Pro Day

When we talk about Oklahoma Sooners point guard Trae Young, we point to his Steph Curry-like range, ability to pull up in the blink of an eye and ...

The One Stat That Should Give OKC Fans Hope Despite the Team's Poor Start

After a thrilling offseason that saw the team add Paul George and Carmelo Anthony, the Oklahoma City Thunder are off to a lackluster start. The tea...

The 5 Ways to Defend a Ball Screen

A ball screen is one of the most popular and effective offensive actions that is used in basketball. It creates an advantage for the offense by forcin...

Why Zone Defense is Bad for Youth Basketball

For many children beginning to play basketball, part of their introduction to playing defense involves being required to stand in a designated area an...

Basketball Inbound Plays for Beginners

A basketball inbound play occurs at the beginning of every period, except for the first, after all made baskets and following any stoppages in play s...

Latest Videos in Basketball Defense

NBA Coach Mike Brown: "Parents Need to Let Their Kids Lead Post-Game Conversations"

In this video from the Positive Coaching Alliance, NBA coach Mike Brown reveals why parents need to give their kids some space after a game or practice as opposed to barraging them with what they need to do better.

Brad Stevens Offers Crucial Advice To New Coaches

New to coaching or just coaching a new team? Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens has some valuable advice for you.

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.