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Basketball Agility Drills

11 basketball agility drills to improve your quickness, balance, and coordination. No matter your size or position you need quick feet. These basketball conditioning drills will get your feet moving!

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Basic Basketball Skills - 5 Basketball Tips for Teaching Good Shooting Form

Kids learn basic basketball skills best when coaches break each skill down into simple steps. Discover 5 key basketball tips that will help your players learn how to shoot a basketball correctly.

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Cool and Unusual NBA Records

Discover some cool and unusual NBA records from the incredible history of the NBA.

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NBA Basketball History - Part 3

Catch the highlights of NBA basketball history as our NBA history timeline continues from the 1980s.

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The History of Basketball - Girls Want to Play, Too!

The history of basketball is full of stories about James Naismith, the first 13 basketball rules, and the history of the NBA, but the origin of basketball for women is equally fascinating.

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NBA History Timeline Part 2: 1950-70s

NBA history timeline Part 2: 1950-70s. Follow major landmarks in the history of the NBA as the league grew from very humble beginnings to become one of the most popular sports leagues in the world.

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Amazing History of the NBA

The history of the NBA is full of interesting bits of basketball trivia. This NBA history timeline highlights some of the most significant events in the life of this great league.

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National Basketball Association Teams

30 NBA National Basketball Association teams are divided into 2 conferences and 6 divisions. Follow the history of the NBA and see how the league grew from its original 17 teams.

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NBA History Basketball Facts

Discover interesting basketball facts from NBA history I bet you didn't know! See how far NBA basketball has come since the league was originally formed.

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Motivational Basketball Workout Songs

Fun, high energy workout songs are a great way to spice up your basketball practice! Add upbeat motivational basketball songs to your workout and see if you don't feel your adrenaline soar!

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Basketball Socks

Express yourself with cool basketball socks to match any team color. Complement your youth basketball uniforms with a variety of popular styles, logos, and cuts.

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Coach Gift Ideas – Personalized and Unique Gifts for that Special Someone

Unique, personalized team & coach gift ideas. Commemorate that special season, player, or coach with an amazing, one-of-a-kind piece of original wall art created from your favorite sports photo.

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Trampoline Basketball

Trampoline basketball is a fun, exciting way to take your game to new heights! Surprise your kids with their very own inflatable bouncer or trampoline with basketball hoop.

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Basketball Magazines

Buy discount basketball magazines online and surprise your hoops fan with a gift that keeps on giving. Sports magazine subscriptions are a great way to keep up with your favorite college or pro team.

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Basketball Drills Dribbling 2 Balls

Test your skills with some fun basketball drills dribbling with 2 balls!

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Swimming Pool Basketball Hoop

A swimming pool basketball hoop provides hours of fun on those hot summer days! Choose between poolside, in-ground, floating, and heavy-duty goals. Find fun NBA-themed pool accessories!

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In Ground Basketball System

An in ground basketball system is the perfect type of basketball goal for your backyard basketball court if you’re looking for a sturdy, durable, and well-performing goal.

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Wilson Basketballs

Find Wilson basketballs in youth, intermediate, and adult sizes. The official game ball of the NCAA offers a variety of models suitable for both indoor and outdoor playing surfaces.

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Girls Basketball Drills - 7 Winning Dribbling Habits

Build winning habits during your boys & girls basketball drills. Don’t just go through the motions. 7 tips to help you focus on the “little things” and get more out of your ball handling drills.

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Speed Workouts for Youth Basketball

Speed workouts are the best way to improve your reaction time and foot speed on the basketball court. Cut sharper and move faster with these youth basketball agility and sprint training drills.

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What is Aerobic Activity?

What is aerobic activity? Any exercise like basketball conditioning drills that strengthen the cardiovascular system so the heart can deliver oxygen more efficiently to working muscles.

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Youth Basketball Practice Plans

30 complete basketball practice plans that will save you time and eliminate stress. Even if you have little experience and don't know how to coach basketball, they will help you look like a pro!

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Kid Basketball Practice Should Be Fun!

#1 Kid Basketball Rule: Keep youth basketball training fun! The focus of practice for young players should be to awaken their interest, have fun, and learn basic skills.

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Basketball Shooting Form

Learn the secret to good basketball shooting form. Find fun basketball shooting drills and tips to teach your young players how to shoot a basketball.

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Basketball Quotations About Perseverance, Hard Work & Practice

Powerful basketball quotations and motivational words about perseverance, hard work, and practice from great athletes and coaches like Arnold Palmer, Bear Bryant, and more!

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NBA History - The Ride Hasn't Been Easy!

NBA basketball fans who don’t know NBA history are missing out on a great story! Learn about the league's humble beginnings, challenges, and struggles to become the global phenomenon it is today.

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Inspirational Life Quotes for Fulfilling Your Dreams

Inspirational life quotes for fulfilling your dreams and focusing your vision! Inspirational sayings from great sports heroes like Wilma Rudolph, Jack Nicklaus, and more!

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Sports Motivational Quotes - Courage and Taking Risks

Strengthen your resolve with sports motivational quotes for coaches about courage. Motivating words from successful people will provide a source of encouragement as you take on tough challenges.

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Famous Basketball Quotes About Attitude

Famous basketball quotes & life quotes from Larry Bird, Pat Summitt, Donald Trump and more! Find inspirational quote sayings about the importance of positive beliefs, thoughts, and attitudes.

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Great Basketball Quotes about Commitment

20 great basketball quotes about commitment and desire. Motivational words from coaching legends like Tom Landry, John Wooden and others will inspire anyone in pursuit of a goal.

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Best Motivational Quotes - Making Excuses

Search the best motivational quotes and inspiring words from legendary coaches and leaders. Fight the urge to give in to excuses when the going gets tough with these positive thoughts for the day.

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1-on-1 Basketball Moves

Create open shots with 1-on-1 basketball moves. You’ll be unstoppable when you master some basic offensive moves and include these footwork and dribbling drills in your regular basketball training.

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Basketball Motion Offense

The #1 key to running a basketball motion offense that creates lots of good scoring opportunities is 5 players moving without the ball. Here are some basketball tips to make your offense hard to stop.

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Team Quotes Motivation for Athletes

If you are a member of a team, I recommend reading team quotes Motivation from successful leaders will challenge you to fulfill your role in helping your team reach its potential.

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13 Original Rules of Basketball

The 13 original rules of basketball may surprise you. James Naismith, who invented basketball in 1892, had just a few simple rules in mind. He had no idea what the game would become!

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Team Building Quotes

25 motivational team building quotes. Though perfect for coaches and players in the locker room during teambuilding and leadership activities, they speak powerfully to anyone who is part of a team.

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The Rules of Basketball : Boy, How They’ve Changed!

Learn the rules of basketball from past to present. See how NCAA and high school basketball rules have changed throughout history from the original 13 rules into the fast-paced game we know today.

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Michael Jordan Basketball Camp

Michael Jordan Basketball Camp gives you the opportunity to learn from one of the greatest basketball players of all time!

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California Basketball Camps

Find a huge selection of California basketball camps to fit any budget. Directory of summer basketball camps for girls and boys includes nationally recognized camps for beginners and elite players.

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Nike Basketball Camps

Find Nike basketball camps near you, and experience basketball training at its best.

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Snow Valley Basketball Camp

Snow Valley Basketball Camp was featured in Sports Illustrated as one of the best fundamental basketball schools in the US. For exceptional California basketball camps, don’t miss this one!

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Summer Basketball Camps for Teenagers & Kids

Summer basketball camps for teenagers and kids to fit any budget. We update our list of kids camps regularly to keep you informed about the outstanding summer programs available for your athletes.

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Youth Basketball Camps

Find the best youth basketball camps in your area. Players of all levels can advance their skills and receive high-quality instruction and basketball training at a hoops summer camp.

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Basketball Summer Camps

How do I choose the best basketball summer camps for my child? This checklist will help you compare the boys and girls basketball camps available to find a camp that’s the best fit for your player.

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Youth Basketball Training Aids

Improve your game with some excellent youth basketball training aids. Learn how to shoot a basketball or build upper body strength with a variety of training basketballs.

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3 Youth Basketball Tips to Improve Your Shot

3 youth basketball tips to become an excellent shooter. Learn how to shoot a basketball with greater accuracy and consistency with a few tips and a variety of individual and team shooting drills.

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Youth Basketball Coaching Tips

Learn the 2 most important youth basketball coaching tips to ensure a successful season for everyone. Coaches, make sure basketball for kids is a positive learning experience with these proven tips.

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15 Youth Speed Training Drills

15 youth speed training drills to improve your quickness, agility, and reaction time. These speed and agility sports training drills will help you get up and down the court faster.

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