basketball drill:
"Elbow shot and corner"

Suitable for the following techniques: shooting , passing

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Elbow shot and corner


  • Elbow shot
  • Outlet pass after scoring
  • overhead pass from low post to elbow


  • rebounding after shot and stepping directly over the back line and taking the ball
  • always follow the ball and take the next position
  • set a target; e.g. 30 shots

Teaching Points:

  • In the final step, bring the ball over the head and turn the face towards the field
  • tight overhead pass to the outlet
  • ask high for the ball
  • Pass the ball in the shooting hand


  • left and right
  • Fill waiting time at forward position with fake passes
  • Vice versa: After scoring, pass to the elbow and shoot from the corner