Basketball
Introducing Players to the Pivot

This session has been designed to get all your players involved, improving their passing, receiving and pivoting to achieve a higher passing completion with fewer turnovers.

Passing and receiving are two of the fundamentals of the game and players should be refreshed regularly. That's why in this session, through a series of clearly illustrated and annotated drills, we look at the bounce, chest and overhead pass - as well as introducing your players to the power of the pivot!

The pivot is an important technique which allows players to change direction, look for a shot or pass and shield the ball from the opposition (remember not to move the foot you stopped on).

  • More accurate passes, higher completion percentage, fewer turnovers!

Try this session with your players and improve the basics of their game whilst introducing them to the power of the pivot!


Join our community of over
25,000 Basketball Coaches Today!
Register Now

Recently Viewed Drills

Recent Blog Entries

Women coaches - why it should be the norm
Female coaches is a taboo when it comes to men's sport, but why is that? Read on to find out how and why it should become the norm

Get Organised with Sportplan!
Is a lack of organisation holding you back as a coach? Then read on to find out how to stop the clutter with Sportplan!

Test and Improve your Reaction Time!
Reaction time is key in any sport, to help you get that edge over your opponents. Read on to find out how you can get sharp reactions!

Get Refreshed! How Bedtime Can Impact Sporting Performance
These Girls Can... So Why Can't You?
Play like Nadal ahead of the Aussie Open!