top of page

A collection of X's and O's, clinic notes, film, and other things I like 


Transition Actions

PG wants the sweet spot

Action #1 Drag – Trailing Big sets pick and roll with PG/ball handler at sweet spot – Trailing big must sprint to the FT line first, in order to get angle for screen – PG must wait until screen is set – Back Action Big rolls to basket Corner lifts to wing

Action #2 Dribble at Drag – PG dribbles at corner man’s defender – Corner lifts and get flick pass from PG around sweet spot – Trailing Big sets screen on player guarding corner man – Back action PG lifts to wing

Action #3 Advance Pass Drag -PG is delayed so they advance pass to wing or cross the ball opposite – Trailing big screens for player with ball

Action #4 Double Drag -Use when both bigs are trailing -Bigs set a stagger screen for PG near middle of court – 1st big rolls – 2nd big opens up

Action #5 Step ups – 1st big down stops sprint early to set flat screen for PG – Work great vs. less mobile bigs


bottom of page