Short on time? That's where our weekly Basketball lesson plans come in handy!

Throughout the season our resident coaches share what they are coaching with you so you can use it too. No two weeks are the same.

  • All plans contain videos and diagrams. Watch the videos to quickly understand how to run the session
  • Clear instructions, coaching points and progressions allow you to coach with confidence and challenge your players
  • Read the plans on any mobile, tablet or computer. You can save the plan as a PDF or print a copy to take on the pitch/court.

Latest Basketball Plans

Basketball Lesson Plan:
Setting the Screen - Attacking Play

Set up a screen and disrupt the opposition's man-marking system to create attacking space for your team!

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Basketball Lesson Plan:
Shooting on the Move - Game Intensity Session

Is your team full of speedy players who can shoot accurately, even when running at game-speed? Test your players with this speedy shooting session!

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Basketball Lesson Plan:
Team Defense and Progressions

Bumper defending session that's positively bursting at the seams with 10 Team Defending Drills!

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Basketball Lesson Plan:
Team Defence - A Comprehensive Coach Handout

Key defensive concepts to improve your team's defending ability to turn them in to a strong defensive unit

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All our plans are written with a clear goal in mind, to help you improve a key area of your players' game through simple drills, conditioned games and skill practices.

We work with a large number of coaches and sports educators so that we can bring you the widest range of ideas and coaching for all ages and abilities. All our plans have been tried and tested. We find out what works and what doesn't, saving you time and helping you to get results with your team/players... fast!

You can coach these sessions as they are or alternatively use them as a springboard for your own ideas.

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What our users say

Great tool for bringing focus to practices. Began using it last year and my basketball team improved dramatically, winning the Conference Championship.

Eric Mello, Coach
USA

Very useful format and descriptions of drills. I am using Sportplan to update and formalise my trainings.

Tony Miller, Coach
Australia

I've found this resource invaluable and of huge benefit to both my players and myself. Thanks for helping me to improve my coaching.

Kashif, Coach
Pakistan

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