Our Top List of Online Basketball Coaching Tools and Resources
With so many great coaching resources available to coaches, it can sometimes be difficult to decide what’s worth watching and reading and what isn’t. We’ve completed a list of coaching resources from different online platforms that are jam-packed with articles and videos designed to assist you to become a better coach. Check them out:
Hudl is a great app to record, study, and play back your team’s games and practice sessions. This app allows for interactive comments and drawings on uploaded videos for more personalised feedback. It even has the option to record stats and make playlists to find certain plays and videos easier.
For more information visit the Hudl website: https://www.hudl.com/sports/basketball
HomeCourt is an app designed for analysing your shot and dribble workouts. It tracks and analyses your players in real time and provides valuable information like speed, angles, accuracy and more.
For more information visit the HomeCourt website: https://www.homecourt.ai/
FastModel Sports is a company that provide multiple apps designed for all things basketball. FastScout is used to prepare your athletes with stats, strategies, videos, and analytics; FastDraw is essentially your digital playbook that is integrated with your scouting reports; FastAccess is a way of sharing videos amongst fans, alumni, and influencers.
For more information visit the FastModel Sports website: https://fastmodelsports.com/
Earlier this year, the BQ coaching app migrated over to the OwnUrGoal App. As a coach, you are able to access a whole range of online courses and documents.
If you don’t have it already, download the add here: http://ownurgoal.com.au/#!/gettheapp
BA WEBSITE FOR COACHES
Basketball Australia has a website devoted to their coaching resources. It contains useful tips, tricks, and strategies for teaching your athletes technique, drills, and plays. They also provide information on coaching courses and clinics – which are another great way to improve your coaching ability!
You can find their website here: https://coach.basketball.net.au/
The Coaching Toolbox is a website dedicated to all things basketball. They provide information on plays, workouts, practice ideas, drills, and quotes and inspiration. They also provide a mailing list and blog to keep you updated with the latest basketball trends and coaching techniques.
You can find their website here: https://coachingtoolbox.net/
Basketball Immersion provides valuable resources. It has various videos, guides, and podcasts full of information to help improve your coaching, and even has options for consulting.
You can find their website here: https://basketballimmersion.com/
Brian Williams is the author of Coaching Toolbox (mentioned above). He provides heaps of valuable coaching resources and shares them via his Twitter account: @BrianWWilliams
Radius Athletics is an account purely used for aiding the development of basketball coaches at all levels. They share great insights into basketball via their Twitter account: @RadiusAthletics
Chris Oliver is a great resource from Basketball Immersion (mentioned above). He works with coaches on their decision-making skills and helps them get more out of their practices by applying a games approach via his Twitter account: BBallImmersion
Liam Flynn is a pro basketball coach and NBA consultant. He has a wealth of knowledge in all things basketball and shares his knowledge through his Twitter account: @coachliamflynn
Basketball Australia also has a YouTube channel that provides videos on their coaching clinics and other various helpful coaching videos.
You can find their channel here: https://www.youtube.com/user/BasketballAus/featured
Matt Hackenberg is another great YouTube source if you’re after playbook videos and other various coaching tips.
You can find his channel here: https://www.youtube.com/user/HacksSnacks
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