You can have 100’s of out of bounds plays, but in a game, you only get to run one of them once.
The number one mistake that basketball coaches is make is assuming that what worked for one team will work for your team. You can’t just pull plays from the NBA/college/youtube/your rivals and expect them to run smoothly.
There are many factors that you have to consider when it comes to picking the right plays to teach and run and after drawing up hundreds of plays.
I’ve broken down 3 key imitations below- time left on the shot clock, the score, and whether you have a time out to call or not. Keep reading to learn how to pick the right play.