This short, but powerful section on fundamentals is where Coach Severns earns his reputation as a master of the basics. Simple things like perfectly executed front and reverse pivots can be the difference between sluggish play and easy points.
As a coach we can sometimes take lay ups for granted, but few things can shut down your team's momentum fastern than missed lay ups. High-level instruction from Coach Severns on 15 different ways to finish the lay up can put our mind at ease.
Making sure your players can transition to different options for the finish will prevent your team from dropping invaluable points.
If your team dominates post play, you dictate the game. Coach Severns walks you through 25 videos touching on every aspect of post play. From post moves, the mid-post footwork, pinch post action as well as footwork out of the box.
Attention to detail is key in this series. You'll be "on the court" with him to see how this core skill should be executed.
Here is your chance to learn the legendary Pistol Offense as popularized by Coach Mike D’Antoni and now used by the majority of NBA teams. Los Angeles Clippers Assistant Coach Dave Severns teaches and explains with on-court demonstrations how the offense uses with flow and pace get quality shots early on. The great spacing allows for drives to the basket and the pick and roll actions provide interior scoring options as well as great 3 point opportunities. This is an offense that can be utilized at every level of the game!
PICK AND ROLL OFFENSE 101 with Assistant Coach Dave Severns of the Los Angeles Clippers is an incredible primer on incorporating the pick and roll action into an offensive attack. Covering everything from the basic teaching points to locations on the floor, this video will help you supercharge your offense. It also includes a series of 2 on 0 Drills and 3 on 0 Drills that get your players multiple shots and looks in practice. Plus there’s great chapters on attacking teams that try and “Down” a pick and roll and using pick and rolls in transitions. This is a “must have” release on the most important aspect of contemporary basketball offense.
Much like the collection on shooting, this series of 19 videos lessons on the fundamentals of the ballhandling and passing game as well as any instruction available. All the basics of ball-handling and passing are broken down to help your players develop their skills to get the ball where it needs to be when it needs to be there.
Few things can frustrate an opponent more than a well-executed Pick 'n Roll. In the series of 20 videos, Coach Severns walks through the fine details. Screening and angles, hard and short rolls, attacks and coverages, set up and passes; it's all here.
You will have your players transitioning into and out of a variety of pick and roll scenarios with complete confidence... much to your opponent's dismay.
It doesn't get more straightforward than this. Coach Severns takes what can easily be called THE core skill of the game and has put together 21 videos that will help your players master this entire skill set. On the individual side, he dials in on each body part and its role in executing the shot.
His section on team shooting will have your team setting up, executing, and making more high percentage shots with ease.
His 8 videos on footwork alone make this collection invaluable.
Philosophy of Player Development
There is universal support for the concept, but great divergence on how it should be achieved… With many different ways to do it, lots of different opinions. Coach Severns breaks it down and gives his insight on player development.