Tips for Basketball Tryouts

Be a hustler - Show the coach you’re not lazy and hustle every chance you get. If there are a loose ball…dive on the ground. If no one is running back on D…you run back anyways. If the coach tells you its time for a water break…sprint to…

5 NBA Players You Should Watch

Chris Paul - CP3 is one of, if not the best point guards in the league. Ever since he was drafted the Hornets turned from pretender to contender. He is a true general on the court. He directs his teammates when he has the ball or is off the…

How To Go From Good To Great?

Many players in the sport of basketball continue to be average no matter what kind of potential they have. If you want to play 10 minutes a game, then so be it. But if you're going to play 40 minutes a game and never sit in the 4th, then…

How To Prepare For a Basketball Game?

Visualize- Mentally, visualizing a positive outcome is a great way to succeed. Just close your eyes and see the ball go through the net. Or see yourself in your mind weaving through traffic for a layup. Whatever the situation is make sure…

How To Go From Starter to Sixth Man?

Do you know there can only be five players on the court for one team? Sometimes you’ll come off the bench, other times you’ll be one of the five who start at tip-off. There are occasions when you have started all the games but find yourself…

How To Get Quicker In Basketball?

Basketball is a fast-paced game compared to other major sports. Think about it, whenever the whistle blows, you’re always on the move. 10 players are going up and down the court constantly. There is an old cliche, “you can’t teach height”…

Basketball Hoops at Home

Thanks for visiting bouncing basketball. Usually, each and every family has their basketball court at home for their kids. In this article, we are going to discuss a few important things that everyone should remember during the basketball…