|Place a chair in a position where it can simulate a down screen. Place a second chair approximately even with the block.
Passer is on top. There is a rebounder in the lane.
Shooter starts on the block.
|Shooter comes off the block, as if receiving a down screen, and curls off the chair on the wing. He receives the pass and shoots.|
Immediately after his shot, shooter turns and cuts below the chair even with the block, as if he were running a fade cut.
Shooter receives the second pass and takes his shot.
Curl - Fade Screen Combo (Video)Written by Don Kelbick
Curl - Fade Screen Combination is an excellent drill for working on coming off screens. It is also excellent for shot repetitions.
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.www.donkelbickbasketball.com/