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March 5: How to Become a Great Defender

In one of Rick’s latest Full Timeouts, Rick breaks down concrete goals necessary to become a great defensive basketball player. Don’t get caught up using “coach speak”. Challenge your players with goals to become great defenders.

Level 1 Defender Goals:

1. Keep the ball from being dribbled into the Highway (middle of the floor).

2. Keep the ball from being passed into the Highway.

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Read & React 5-Player Coordination Drills

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