Basketball is a sport which requires a blend of individual skill and team skill. Yup, every single person
who are on the court, should have capability to play each role. Besides, a good team work is a thing
which will make a winning. Not only that, if we talk about individual skill, our brains are also included.
Why? Because basketball is also about IQ, mental, and tactic. If you want to know all of those things,
yet you have no idea, you are in the right place. Here, we are going to share with you tips which can
be implemented in your play.
Improve your techniques
If you have a good skill in dribbling, your opponents will not easily steal the ball from you. Besides,
you can even pass your opponents if you master some tricks. Then, you need to master passing skill
as well. Here, you can improve the basic passing techniques – direct pass and bounce pass. To
improve your passing skill, you can do it without looking at your mates. It trains your instinct as well.
The last thing that you must master in offensive play is shooting. For example, you need to make a
quick decision when your opponents blocking you. Here, you can perform some tricks when shooting
Know and understand yourself
You may already know that basketball players have their own roles. Not every player can be the best
shooter, best blocker, best bouncer, etc. Here, you have to know the best role which fits on your skill.
Besides, you can even develop your potential talent according to the specific skill you have. Not only
that, try to be have positive mental attitude. Because, it is a thing that basketball players rarely have.
If you have positive mental attitude, you will be calm and focus on your play.
Do some exercises
It is useless if you have great skills and positive mental attitude, yet your power and stamina are bad.
To face this problem, you can do exercises like pull ups, squats, dumbbell press, jogging, running,
deadlift, lateral bound, etc. The point is, choose exercises which can improve your power and
stamina. More importantly you may want to do exercises to increase vertical jump, you will get many benefits from this from blocking opponents shots to dunking and make scores.
Study the game
Not all basketball players understand basketball itself. Here, they know how to play basketball, yet
they do not know about the on court decisions, rules, position, and game strategy. If you study the
game, you will be a player who become a star. Besides, your coach definitely trust you.