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Chairmen of the Boards

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How can I best play against a defender in the low post?

Chairmen of the Boards

Great Big Men are extremely active on the offensive backboards. They are relentless, with the scent of a bloodhound for the loose offensive rebound, and an insatiable desire to get points from loose ball situations at the offensive end of the court.(see Rebounding the Basketball section)



9/29/2009 4:01:11 PM
Joe said:

Durring open gym it seems like i am the only one boxing out but i am not getting many rebaouds O or D. What should i do to change this?

10/3/2009 8:43:56 PM
Brian said:

Well, if YOUR man isn't the one grabbing rebounds, then you're doing your job. Learn to seal your man, then release at the right moment to grab the rebound. Sounds like your doing fine.


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