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P&R Off-Attacking the Down with a Slip

Downing a wing ball screen is fast becoming the most popular strategy to defend the wing pick and roll at higher levels of play. The challenge is for the offensive team is have effective methods to attack the "down". 



Scanning the Floor

Watch the video clip of Steve Nash receiving the outlet and then leading the Suns break.  As soon as he heads up the floor his head turns left and right to see where his teammates are on the floor, this is now in his memory.



Attacking the Down with a Slip

Downing a wing ball screen is fast becoming the most popular strategy to defend the wing pick and roll at higher levels of play.



Rejecting a Down Screen

In the attached video clip a wide pin down screen is set. The offensive players make the proper reads and create an open 3 pt. shot. How did this happen?



1 on 1 Play-Sealing Up

Teaching this technique may get players 1-2 extra baskets a game.  



Youth Dev - BLOB-Diagonal Up

While set plays are not recommended for Grade 6 & 7 youth teams, simple baseline out of bounds plays are acceptable.