Buzzer Beater Blog

Three Key Steps to Foundational Basketball Skills Development

April 20, 2015

When I train players, we work on everything from the very basic stuff up to things NBA players do. How can we realistically do that? Here are three key steps to foundational skills development.
How An AAU Squad Can Continue To Develop In-Season: The Orlando Team Jayhawks

April 17, 2015

The winners of our 2015 Get Sponsored contest, the Orlando Team Jayhawks received their head-to-toe gear this past week. The squad will be looking as sharp as ever the rest of the season! What are the Jayhawks working on? How do they continue to develop during the season? We spoke with Coach Smith of the Jayhawks.

How Underdog Darion Atkins Seized His Moment And Is Now the Talk of NBA Draft Circles

April 13, 2015

For the past few years, it's been commonplace for higher-profile "name" players to skip the Portsmouth Pre-NBA Draft Invitational. Some players and agents want to give off a certain image of a player and don’t want to risk him playing badly.

But some players, regardless of their stock, just want to play and prove themselves. And one of them did wonders for his future career this past weekend.