Basketball shooting drills for players, parents, and coaches

This collection of basketball shooting drills will improve shooting form, shooting touch, and the mental aspects of shooting, like concentration and focus.

These shooting drills are for:

  • beginners who want help with the fundamentals,
  • players who have some experience and are looking to get to the next level,
  • and experienced players who want that extra “edge” over the competition.


    Coaches can use these drills for ideas to help their players become better shooters in practice or the off-season.

    And there are plenty of drills for parents to help their kids learn the fundamentals of shooting.

Recently added shooting drills…

Elbow And Go Shooting Drill

Elbow And Go Shooting Drill

Develop your layups and bank shots close ...
Elbow Shooting Drill 2

Elbow Shooting Drill 2

Develop your mid-range shot from the triple ...
Elbow Shooting Drill

Elbow Shooting Drill

Develop your mid-range shot off the dribble ...
Intensity Shooting Drill

Intensity Shooting Drill

Develop your shooting stamina This is a ...
Basketball Shooting Fundamentals Book
Special drills and mental training...
Block Shooting Drill

Block Shooting Drill

Develop your bank shots up close This ...

Shot Fake Shooting Drill

Fake your defender to get a good ...

Layup Shooting Drills

Get good at finishing at the rim ...

The “Diamond Chair” Shooting Drill

Get good at shooting off the dribble ...

General Info about shooting…

How Great Shooters Talk To Themselves

How Great Shooters Talk To Themselves

What to say when you talk to ...

Stan Kellner Mental Basketball Cybernetics

Using the power of your mind to ...

Tom Nordland Swish Method For Free Throws

Mechanics for a smooth, reliable free throw ...
The Importance of Your Shooting Arc

The Importance of Your Shooting Arc

Shooting with a high arc gives you ...

Slow Motion Shooting Analysis

All the components of a smooth jump ...

Basketball Shooting Release Finger

Shot release and finger placement Here is ...

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