WABC to stream a selection of coaching clinics

2020-05-05T11:03:42+00:00 2020-05-05T11:03:42+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

05/May/20 11:03


The first part of the World Association of Basketball Coaches’ schedule features Gregg Popovich, Sergio Scariolo, Rick Carlisle, and more head coaches.

By Eurohoops Team/ info@eurohoops.net

The World Association of Basketball Coaches (WABC) offers a selection of videos from its extensive collection of teaching basketball principles, concepts and fundamentals providing opportunities to learn from some of the best coaches around the world.

These Feature Coaching Clinics will be livestreamed on the WABC’s Facebook channel, twice a week for 25 weeks. The clinics are presented by outstanding Coaches with Olympic Games, FIBA Basketball World Cups, NBA, WNBA, Youth World Cups and NBA/FIBA Basketball Without Borders coaching experience.

Week 1 will feature “Spacing and timing” by Coach Ettore Messina and “Spurs Philosophy System Basics” by Coach Gregg Popovich. Many more WABC clinics are available on the official FIBA YouTube channel.

WABC President Patrick Hunt said “it is important to offer support and keep our basketball coaching community connected in every corner of the world during this challenging period of the Covid-19 pandemic. I hope that these Feature Selection of Coaching Clinics will not only assist to further your coaching expertise but are also offered as a gesture of support during these challenging times. The WABC is with you all”.

For Week 1 – Week 10, here is a schedule:

Week 1

May 5, 14:00 (CET) “Spacing & timing” with Coach Ettore Messina
May 7, 14:00 (CET) “Spurs Philosophy System Basics” with Coach Gregg Popovich

Week 2

May 12, 14:00 (CET) “1-3-1 Zone-Defense” with Coach Lucas Mondelo
May 14, 14:00 (CET) “Single tag offense & defense” with Coach Igor Kokoskov

Week 3

May 19, 14:00 (CET) “Develop Players’ Decision Making” with Coach Allison McNeill
May 21, 14:00 (CET) “Golden State Warriors‘ Cutting Drills and Transition Defense” with Coach Ron Adams

Week 4

May 26, 14:00 (CET) “Defensive Transition” with Coach Sergio Scariolo
May 28, 14:00 (CET) “Cutthroat Defense Drill” with Coach Brett Brown

Week 5

June 2, 14:00 (CET) “Building the Half-Court Offense” with Don Showalter
June 4, 14:00 (CET) “Offensive Tendencies in European Basketball” with Coach Pablo Laso

Week 6

June 9, 14:00 (CET) “Transition Defense” with Coach Svetislav Pesic
June 11, 14:00 (CET) “Modern Basketball” with Coach John Calipari

Week 7

June 16, 14:00 (CET) “Defensive principles” with Coach Kenny Atkinson
June 18, 14:00 (CET) “Drills to develop ball screen offense” with Coach Paul Henare

Week 8

June 23, 14:00 (CET) “Drills to Develop Team Defense” with Coach Jim Boylen
June 25, 14:00 (CET) “Drills for Transition Defense” b with y Coach Andrej Lemanis

Week 9

June 30, 14:00 (CET) “Passing and Catching the Ball” with Coach Patrick Mutombo
July 2, 14:00 (CET) “Screening The Zone Defense & Motion Offense With No Screens” with Coach Patrick Hunt

Week 10

July 7, 14:00 (CET) “Shooting” with Coach Rick Carlisle
July 9, 14:00 (CET) “Inside Shooting” with Coach Juan Antonio Orenga

Source: FIBA