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Latest in Youth Basketball

How Perimeter Players Can Use a Size Advantage With the 'Barkley' Move

As a forward or a big guard (or even a post player who may find themselves on the perimeter), you're going to have situations in which your defender i...

By: Kyle Scadlock

4 Shooting Machine Tips for Young Basketball Players

"The Gun" by Shoot-A-Way is a shooting machine that has revolutionized the way basketball players train on their own. The machines can be found in gym...

By: Kyle Scadlock

Why Otto Porter Jr. Didn't Play AAU Basketball (And Believes He's Better Because of It)

Otto Porter Jr. didn't play AAU basketball. That makes the 24-year-old Washington Wizards forward something of an anomaly in today's NBA. Almost al...

By: Brandon Hall

Basic Defensive Plays for Youth Basketball Coaches

At any level of basketball, there are generally three types of defenses that can be played over the course of a game. In a half-court setting, your te...

By: Kyle Scadlock

8 Effective and Fun Youth Basketball Games

For those coaching young children who are still learning and being introduced to basketball, keeping the game fun and enjoyable should be a priority. ...

By: Kyle Scadlock

Latest Videos in Youth Basketball

Erik Phillips’ Youth Training Philosophy

Owner of SportXcel and S+C coach for the Phoenix Suns Erik Phillips discusses his training philosophy for younger athletes and how it coincides with his training for the pros.

Youth Invatational 2004

Me balling at Heathrow Youth invatational 2004, wrong date on footage, it says 2002