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History of Shooting and the Feet

THE HISTORY OF SQUARING THE FEET Dear Shooting Fans, I have always wondered where the notion of “squaring the feet” to the basket actually came from when shooting a basketball. If you followed my shooting...

THE KEY TO SUCCESSFUL COACHING

This year I entered my 30th year in coaching by logging over 100,000 miles and conducting 225 camps in 42 States (Pro Shot as a whole did 550 camps) Each year I talk to thousands...

THE GREATEST SHOOTERS STATE BY STATE

As I travel the country planting the seed of shooting, I often think “Who is the best shooter from this state?” Recently I had some time to research the best shooters from all 50 States...

TO BE A GREAT SHOOTER, BE A STRAIGHT SHOOTER

When talking to players that are having problems making their shots, I often ask, “How do you miss?” I need information and I also need to understand if the player thoroughly understands his/her shot. Most...

SKILL DEVELOPMENT: KEY TO COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP

Yesterday I was speaking with a friend of mine who is an assistant coach at a Men’s Division I University in Florida. He had been to AAU showcases in the midwest and the east coast...