Becoming a great defensive player will separate you from 99% of the players you compete against.
In the clip below from the Man To Man Defense Video with Jim Huber, he discusses critical components of a great defensive stance.
The Shaq of Handball and the Shaq of Basketball. ... I’m sure there were many who also snickered at the overweight player and said to themselves, “This guy has no business playing handball in a World Championship.
This basketball article discusses the basic principles of man-to-man defense, stance, close-outs, on-ball, deny, help-side, trapping, etc.
If there's one point I'm not going to argue in this article, it's this: Zone defense is incredibly effective at a youth basketball level.
This coaching article is going to cover 12 keys to a zone defense in basketball that you can use to help maximize your zone defense.
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Defense against taller players by Just-a-reddit-accoun in BasketballTips.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and Mason Plumlee may have a disadvantage because in the past 30 years, only two players at least 6-foot-10 have won the annual N.B.A.
Basketball players tend to be tall, thin athletes because their height helps them to reach toward the basketball goal and defend the ball against opponents.