Top 25 Basketball Skills, Tips, and Tricks

Top 25 Basketball Skills, Tips, and Tricks

by John Albert Torres

Hardcover(Library Binding)

$23.93

Overview

Lebron James dribbles around defenders before flying in the air for a thunderous dunk. Kobe Bryant watches the game clock tick down to one second before firing a game-winning jump shot. Would you like to play like a pro? Author John Albert Torres provides the skills you need to get you on your way to becoming a superstar. From shooting to passing and dribbling to defense; there are fun skills and drills to try with your friends, including tips and tricks from the pros.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766038578
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/01/2011
Series: Top 25 Sports Skills, Tips, and Tricks
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Shooting and Scoring 5

1 The Perfect Jump Shot 6

2 Getting Open 8

3 Inside Scoring 10

4 Free Throws 12

5 Practice That Sweet Stroke 13

Defence and Rebounding 14

6 Dominating the Boards 14

7 Grab That Ball 16

8 The Proper Defensive Stance 18

9 Playing Solid Defense 20

10 Defensive Drills 22

Dribbling and Passing 24

11 The Fundamentals of Dribbling 24

12 Keep Your Head Up! 26

13 Killer Crossover 27

14 Basic Passing 28

15 Passing Drills 30

Training and the Mental Game 32

16 Understanding the Rules 33

17 Using Your Head 34

18 Jump Out the Gym 36

19 Speed and Agility 38

20 Conditioning 39

Fun Tricks and Games 40

21 Twenty-one 40

22 Steal the Bacon 42

23 War 43

24 King of the Court 44

25 Make the Game Winner! 45

Glossary 46

Further Reading (Books and Internet Addresses) 47

Index 48

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