Selections directly from
Effective Shooting Mechanics (Skills)
As in all the
99¢ "How To Play Better Basketball" brochures,
each section makes Players very aware of
what they need to do to succeed
on the court.
Take a look at this excerpt from "Effective Shooting
Two Factors to Shooting Well
A player needs two elements to shoot well (1) proper alignment - all body parts
line up with the basket and (2) judgment - how hard, how far and when to make
A Playing Tip: The most consistent shooters use a compact
movement, they use the same muscles and a limited amount of muscles each time
they make a shot.
Our exclusive 8-panel, pocket-size brochure allows
Basketball Parents, Developmental League
Coaches and Self-Coached Players to readily reference each Player's shooting
How is the Player's alignment?
Is the motion concise and compact?
How balanced is the Player when making a shot?
Besides knowing factors to shooting well, when you
get this copyrighted brochure, you'll learn these other
easy-to-follow shooting mechanics ...
- a sequence for better shooting,
- the shooting range,
- when to shoot,
- shooting off the dribble,
- 4 types of shots and
- shooting checkpoints.
Success is your only
Fail to see something that's not quite right or struggling to get the Player to
perform proper defensive actions, then use the skills outlined in
"How To Coach Better" to develop
better skills, more awareness and improved results next time on the court.
practice these skills using the drills
Effective Shooting Mechanics
"How To Play Better
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