Don Kelbick

Don Kelbick

Coach Don Kelbick has had 27 years of coaching experience, 25 at the college level including 14 years as a head coach and 10 years as a Division I assistant including stops at Hofstra University, Marist College, Keene State College, and Florida International University. In 2 years as a high school coach, his teams produced 6 Division I players and was ranked #1 in Florida 28 out of a possible 34 weeks. In addition to coaching he has scouted for NBA teams, including the Knicks and the Hawks, and served as a general manager in the USBL.

Monday, 27 October 2014 22:06

Agility Hurdle Dribble Drive Series (Video)

Driving the ball and keeping it low on changes makes you quicker and more effective with your dribble. Here is a progression to help drive the ball, change dribble and get your jump shot. Be sure to get back to your shooting foot.

Monday, 27 October 2014 21:50

Rip, Backup Dribble, Change (Video)

Rip, Backup Dribble, Change creates an often seen scenario for creating space off your dribble.

This is a condensed version of perimeter workout progressions with the emphasis being on using an inside pivot

Wednesday, 08 October 2014 15:21

Perimeter Player Workout Progressions 1 (Video)

This is a condensed version of a perimeter player workout emphsizing shooting off the dribble.

Wednesday, 08 October 2014 15:04

Turn Out Double Change (Video)

Turn Out Double Change is a great drill for warm up, ball handling, conditioning and shooting.

Thursday, 18 September 2014 19:19

5 Man Weave - 3 on 2/2 on 1

Great for ball handling, decision making and conditioning, "5 Man Weave, 3 on 2, 2 on 1" is a great drill for all teams. Recognition of offensive options in various stages of the break will increase your effectiveness.

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 16:58

Post Footwork Series - Dropstep (Video)

Working on post footwork close to the basket using drops steps with variations and counters.

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 16:49

Full Court Transition Drill (Video)

Running in transition creates a great advantage for the offense and also creates a problem when you don't get a quick shot. In this "Full Court Transition Drill," the objective is to flow right from your advantage break into your half court offense.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 17:14

Drive Middle, EuroTurn, Jumpshot (Video)

"Drive Middle, EuroTurn, Jumpshot." When driving the middle, your defender will eventually have to get to your inside hip. When he does, use a front pivot to create space for your jump shot.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 17:07

Drop Step, Dribble, Layup (Video)

"Drop Step, Dribble, Layup." When you get the ball on the wing, use your body as a spacer. As your defender comes over the top to contest the pass, keep him there with your hip and drop step to leave him behind as you go to the basket.