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Ball Screens 101

 BALL SCREENS 101 (click on the book cover for more information)

  Ballscreens 101

Ballscreens have quickly become one of the toughest things to defend in high school basketball. Long a staple of the NBA game with their old no zone rule. But once the NBA has been allowed to play zone, the league still thrives on the ballscreen. The same can be said for the college game. With today’s college players’ ballhandling skills, the ballscreen is seen more and more as the key offense for many college teams. Then why is it any surprise that ballscreens are now such a tough offensive weapon in high school and even in youth leagues. Here you are presented with 101 of the very best ballscreen plays in the game of basketball.