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  • Teach young children how to dribble without dribbling. Start early learners right by teaching them "the" most important aspect of basketball, ball security. As kids become ready, a simple 3-step approach to dribbling that includes a fun :30 second animated video to help seed the learning.

    How to Teach Young Children to Dribble a Basketball

    How to Teach Young Children to Dribble a Basketball

    by Dr Brad Kayden17

  • As Zion prepares for the draft, there are still many questions and concerns surrounding his basketball abilities.

    The Verdict on Zion Williamson

    The Verdict on Zion Williamson

    by Cody Piunno0

  • The NBA lives in the era of superteams. You want to win an NBA championship? You need at least two superstars (or Kawhi Leonard). But there were quite a few superteams in the past that actually failed to be crowned champions. We are going to remember 10 of those teams.

    10 NBA Superteams That Failed

    10 NBA Superteams That Failed

    by Demos Karayiannopoulos2

  • Replacing the NBA All-Star weekend has been a topic of debate over the years. It goes together with the topic on shortening the regular season. Popular replacement ideas include a midseason tournament or a three-on-three event. The league simply needs an alternative that's financially viable.

    Replacing the NBA All-Star Weekend

    Replacing the NBA All-Star Weekend

    by Greg de la Cruz0

  • This article will cover why Steph Curry is very overrated and the byproduct of a perfect storm, overpowered team, and great coaching.

    Why Steph Curry Is Overrated

    Why Steph Curry Is Overrated

    by Jesse Unk14

  • When determining how good an NBA player really is, most people only look at their stats. A lot of times, we only look at the best players on either the most popular teams or the top contenders. So, here are 10 great players that have been overlooked.

    Top 10 Most Underrated NBA Players of the 2018-19 Season

    Top 10 Most Underrated NBA Players of the 2018-19 Season

    by DavidYe1332

  • In 1991, the talented Lithuanian basketball team was desperate to make the trip to the 1992 Olympics, but they were strapped for cash. A most unlikely source came to their aid: the Grateful Dead.

    Olympic Basketball & the Grateful Dead

    Olympic Basketball & the Grateful Dead

    by Gill Schor0

  • NBA teams place a great emphasis on the wingspan of its players and some believe a long wingspan can even offset any disadvantage in height. Most of the best players in the NBA like Kevin Durant, Anthony Davis, James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo have long wingspans relative to their heights.

    The 24 Most Incredible Ape Indices in NBA History

    The 24 Most Incredible Ape Indices in NBA History

    by Charles Nuamah0

  • Passing is an important part of basketball. Several problems often exist with a young passers' technique. This article provides a guide on how to teach young children to pass a basketball.

    How to Teach Young Children to Pass a Basketball

    How to Teach Young Children to Pass a Basketball

    by Dr Brad Kayden2

  • We look at some players with the biggest hands in NBA history. Being tall like Shaq does not guarantee huge hands. Players like Wilt Chamberlain do not have impressive hand sizes considering their height. Players like Rondo, Jordan, Dr. J, Kawhi Leonard and Giannis have pretty impressive hand sizes.

    The 15 Largest Hand Sizes in NBA History

    The 15 Largest Hand Sizes in NBA History

    by Charles Nuamah4

  • Jordan is known as the greatest to ever play, but with emerging stars like LeBron James and old rivals like Bird and Magic, do the numbers support Jordan as the best? This article will show why Jordan was overrated as a clutch player, winner, and why his opponents were subpar for his talent level.

    Why Michael Jordan Is Overrated

    Why Michael Jordan Is Overrated

    by Jesse Unk37

  • Last season saw the ACC clearly divided into two divisions, with NC State and Clemson occupying the space between. The league sent that seven team first division to the NCAA Tournament, where Virginia bounced back from the biggest upset in NCAA Tournament history to win the first NCAA Championship i

    2019-2020 ACC Basketball Preview

    2019-2020 ACC Basketball Preview

    by David Lowder12

  • Creating a successful superteam is not merely about acquiring name talent or acquiring a bunch of superstars. Chemistry is important. If the parts don't fit or work together, you are headed for failure.

    10 Failed NBA Superteams

    10 Failed NBA Superteams

    by Jan Michael Ong6

  • Unlike quantifiable basketball attributes like ability to score, speed, vertical leap or rebounding skill, there's no metric for how exciting a player is. Subconsciously, it's based on highlights per day or appearances on SportsCenter, but this article attempts to rank players based on excitement.

    Ranking the Most Exciting NBA Players

    Ranking the Most Exciting NBA Players

    by Greg de la Cruz3

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