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The V-cut

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The V-cut

The easiest way to get open is to use what's called a "V-cut". Basically, a V-cut is a hard fake toward the rim, followed by a sharp cut back out toward the ball. If viewed from above or drawn on a diagram, the cut looks like a giant V, hence the name. The key is to sell the cut to the basket and as the defender turns his hips, that's when you plant and "explode" back out toward the ball. A very effective off the ball move. I use it quite often in my game.



8/31/2009 11:06:14 PM
Aleigha Dawn said:

this is not a good tip.....sorry but it just ant... i believe a good way to get open is to do what i call a fake.fake to the left then go right it willn't work if you ant fast though.

9/1/2009 6:51:51 PM
Brian said:

thanks for reading the comments and leaving feedback. I have used the V-cut for years, it's the most effective way to get open off the ball for me personally. To each his own though.


1/3/2012 1:39:03 PM
becky said:

when would u use a v cut in a game


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