Press and press breakers 2008_Handouts

Press and press breakers 2008_Handouts - 10/22/2009 OUTLINE...

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10/22/2009 1 The Press Attack, Press OUTLINE 1-2-1-1 Diamond Press Press Breaker Trapping Zone presses have many advantages over other types of defenses: 2. Allows you to make up Big Point Deficits quickly 3. Increases team’s aggressiveness 4. Great to use out of Breakaway lay-ups to keep pressure on Teaching points in all zone presses: 1. Must keep the ball out of middle 2. Do not allow a ball handler to split trap (Angels) 3. Play – “A player and a half” (2 one committed to the ball) 4. Shot clock, Quick shot, Effort they spend = Success!
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10/22/2009 2 The 1-2-1-1 The 1-2-1-1 STRENGTHS: 1. Great use of the side of the court (Defenders) 2. Puts a lot of pressure on Ball Handlers WEAKNESS: Middle (eliminate quick ball reversal) Responsibilities by Position Point of Diamond: (4 player) 1. Pressure inbound pass (make them lob so you can set-up) 2. Must be quick and athletic to seal off traps athletic 3 guard (Take a good angle) 3. Anticipate and deflect passes Responsibilities by Position Wings of Second Line: 1. Contain dribbles give time for point to come trap 2. Protect shallow middle or Pass back to in- bounders 3. Closes off the trap with Point of Diamond
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10/22/2009 3 Responsibilities by Position The Middle Defender: 1. Best anticipating guard – Will get most steals 2. Covers sidelines and middle 3. Looks to trap near half court with wing Responsibilities by Position Deep/Safety Defender:
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