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July 22, 2014 - "Game Situation Skills and Drills Parts 1 and 2" (version 4.80).

July 15, 2014 - AthleteTrax review - a free community hub that allows clubs/teams to effectively manage their entire team, league/organization, or camp.

July 4, 2014 - "15 Point Per Game Basketball Workout" from Tim Springer (version 4.79).

June 29, 2014 - Two new drills from Don Showalter: "Pitch 'n Fire to Z-Drill" added to Full-Court Transition Offense Drills, and "2-Line Passing and Slides Drill" added to Full-Court Passing Drills (version 4.78).

June 22, 2014 - "Ladder" Shooting Drill from Fred Hoiberg added to Guard Break-down Shooting Drills.

June 1, 2014 - Top Five Sports Coaches of All Time - Infographic from Ohio University.

April 30, 2014 - Fred Hoiberg's Transition to Drag-Screen Action (version 4.76).

April 13, 2014 - Quotes - Motivational and Humorous.

April 9, 2014 - Parent - Coach Relationships.

March 26, 2014 - Why Doesn't Johnny Practice Any More? - from Paul Hoover (version 4.75).

March 20, 2014 - Bob Hurley's Motion Offense and DVD Review (version 4.74).

March 17, 2014 - Using the short corner in attacking the 2-3 zone defense (version 4.73).

March 8, 2014 - 11 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store

March 7, 2014 - Dick Bennett's Blocker Mover Offense and DVD Review (version 4.72).

March 2, 2014 - "Kyrie Irving Scoring Workout" from Tim Springer (version 4.71).

Feb 23, 2014 - My friend and coaching mentor Keith Haske has a great brand new 2-DVD set on "Uptempo Basketball: Pressure Defense/Pressure Offense"... everything you will need for teaching uptempo basketball.

Feb 8, 2014 - new handy list of Circle Ball-Handling and Stationary Dribbling Drills... version 4.70.

Feb 1, 2014 - iPhone and iPad users - all of the Coach's Clipboard's animated diagrams are now available in HTML5 format for iPhone and iPad (and other devices that do not use Flash swf files) - version 4.69.

Jan 16, 2014 - "Flood Press Breaker"... used by Coach Bob Hurley vs the 1-2-1-1 press (version 4.68).

Dec 23, 2013 - "3-Out Read and React Offense"... looking at the R&R using a 3-Out set (version 4.67)

Dec 20, 2013 - updated "Rebounding"... including thoughts on developing a rebounding mind-set (version 4.66)

Dec 15, 2013 - "Coaches Preseason Checklist: A Quick Guide to Preparing for the Season"... by Clint Daly (version 4.65).

Dec 11, 2013 - 12 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store, including 5 youth basketball DVDs.

Dec 3, 2013 - "Defensive Intensity - Charting Deflections" - turn up your defensive intensity (version 4.64).

Dec 1, 2013 - "G-board Dry Erase Products Review" - great Christmas present for a coach - customizable dry erase boards.

November 27, 2013 - Stat Tracker, a great easy way of keeping stats on your iPad or Android device - (for iPad) - (for Android). New multi-device tracking - very cool!

Nov 26, 2013 - "Lebron James Scoring Workout" from Tim Springer (version 4.63).

Nov 10, 2013 - Updated the "Playing the Point Guard Position" article (version 4.62).

Nov 8, 2013 - updated "Perimeter (Guard) Breakdown Shooting Drills"... added "Screen and Kick Drill" in the Premium Members section (version 4.61)

Nov 7, 2013 - updated "Post Player Breakdown Drills"... added "Flash to High Post Drills" and "Transition - Rim Run Drill" (version 4.60)

Nov 6, 2013 - 10 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store

Nov 2, 2013 - updated "Moving Without the Ball"... what to do when you don't have the ball (version 4.59)

October 30, 2013 - two new individual player workouts from Tim Springer... "Shooting Guard Workout" and "Forward Scoring Workout" (version 4.58)

October 27, 2013 - major upgrade to the 4-Out, 1-In Motion Offense artcle with 9 new quick hitters (version 4.57)

October 23, 2013 - updated Weave-Screen Shooting Drills in the Guard Breakdown Shooting Drills artcle (version 4.56)

October 22, 2013 - added new 3-on-2, 3-on-3 Transition Drill (version 4.55)

October 18, 2013 - added new 5-on-4 Transition Scramble Drill (version 4.54)

October 15, 2013 - Added the "step-out" move (and video) to Post Moves (version 4.53)

October 6, 2013 - A new half-court, team 1-on-1 Drill (version 4.52)

October 4, 2013 - Special Situation Drills, from Ken Sartini (version 4.51)

Sept 12, 2013 - Team 3-Point Shooting Drills, from Tim Springer (version 4.50)

August 29, 2013 - Checkout the new mobile version of the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD Store, with over 1000 basketball DVDs from the best college, professional and high school basketball coaches.

August 26, 2013 - 3 new shooting drills added to "Team Shooting Drills" in the Premium Members section (version 4.49)

August 24, 2013 - Basketball Partner Drills - added to the Premium Members section (version 4.48)

July 30, 2013 - Fundamental Precepts of Offensive Basketball, by Ari Fisher (version 4.47)

July 26, 2013 - Basketball Coaching Do's and Don'ts, by Ari Fisher (version 4.46)

July 24, 2013 - Gun Shooting Drills, by Tim Springer (version 4.45)

July 22, 2013 - Competitive Tennis Ball Speed and Agility Drills, by Layton Westmoreland (version 4.44)

July 14, 2013 - How to Condition for Basketball, by Courtney Campbell (version 4.43)

July 8, 2013 - 11 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store

July 7, 2013 - Things Good Basketball Players Do, by Steve Pellan (version 4.42)

June 5, 2013 - Information about College Basketball Scholarships from Kyle Ohman

May 29, 2013 - Alan Stein's Strengthening and Conditioning Drills (youtube clips)... Warm-Up Drills, Strengthening Drills, Agility Drills, Quickness & Reaction Drills, Conditioning Drills, Core Strengthening Drills, Pre-Season Drills, Drills for Ankles and Knees, Stretching and Mobility Drills

May 22, 2013 - "Basketball Tips: Being a Team Leader" by Lamar Hull (version 4.41).

May 21, 2013 - "Becky Hammon Floppy to Pick and Roll Drill" from Tim Springer (version 4.40).

May 6, 2013 - "Basketball Performance Training Drills" (version 4.40).

April 17, 2013 - "High-Low Triangle Offense" (version 4.39).

April 7, 2013 - "Off-Season Basketball Workouts" (version 4.38).

March 29, 2013 - Added the "John Wooden's UCLA Offense" animation to the Premium Members section (version 4.37).

March 26, 2013 - Added the "West Coast 1-4 Stack Offense" animation to the Premium Members section (version 4.36).

March 23, 2013 - 20 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store... from Mike Krzyzewski, Bob Knight, Jim Boeheim, John Calipari, and others.

March 8, 2013 - Added the "Grinnell Offense" animation (version 4.35).

March 6, 2013 - Added the "Michigan-Style 2-Guard Offense" animation to the Premium Members section (version 4.34).

March 4, 2013 - Added the "Hubie Brown's Hawk Offense" animation to the Premium Members section (version 4.33).

Feb 27, 2013 - Added the "Pete Carril Princeton Offense" animation to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD (version 4.32).

Feb 23, 2013 - Added the "Horns Offense" animation to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD (version 4.31).

Feb 14, 2013 - "Struggling Through a Losing Season" (version 4.30).

Feb 10, 2013 - Added Lance Randall's "Anchors Zone Offense" (version 4.29).

Feb 6, 2013 - Added the "Circle Zone Defense" animation to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD (version 4.28).

Feb 4, 2013 - Added Hubie Brown's Hawk Offense (version 4.27).

February 2, 2013 - 52 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD store... from Bob Knight, Tom Izzo, Mike Brey, and a number of new youth basketball DVDs including the AAU Boys Series from Fran Fraschilla and Billy Donovan, and the AAU Girls Series from Sherri Coale.

January 24, 2013 - Added Drive and Kick Drill (version 4.26).

December 29, 2012 - Added Michigan State Tom Izzo's "Fist-Down" Zone Play (version 4.25).

December 20, 2012 - Updated the "Playing the Point Guard Position" article (version 4.24).

December 20, 2012 - Added "Coach's Guide for a Drug Free Basketball Team" (version 4.23).

December 16, 2012 - Updated the "Outside (Perimeter) Guard Moves and Skills" article (version 4.22).

December 15, 2012 - Updated the "Art of Passing" article (version 4.21).

December 15, 2012 - How To Use "Check Downs" To Teach Half Court Offense (version 4.20).

December 14, 2012 - 50 Points Full-Court Drills from Coach Sar (version 4.19).

December 13, 2012 - Updated the "Cutting and Faking" article (version 4.18).

December 1, 2012 - Coach's Clipboard Newsletter (and Archive) starting up December 1. FREE Newsletter email every 2 weeks. Each newsletter will have a basic theme, a quote, announcements and what's new on the website, featured basketball ads to quality basketball products, some nostalgia and/or human interest, perhaps a little humor, etc.

November 25, 2012 - Stat Tracker, a great easy way of keeping stats on your iPad or Android device - (for iPad) - (for Android).

November 18, 2012 - Added "Important Points to Consider When Planning a Basketball Practice" - by Michael May (version 4.17).

November 16, 2012 - Added a new intense, competitive close-out drill, the "Arico Close-Out Drill" to the "Defensive Close-Out Drills" page (version 4.16).

November 14, 2012 - "West Coast 1-4 Stack Offense"... review of coach Steve Ball's DVD and a very detailed look at the 1-4 offense, including three entries, and 20 set plays (version 4.15).

November 4, 2012 - "Buzz - Twilight Zone - Defense" animation is now available in the Premium Members section, and the Deluxe CD and downloads.

November 2, 2012 - "Defensive Rotations into Transition Drills" - another article and drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer (version 4.14).

November 1, 2012 - "SWARM Defense" animation is now available in the Premium Members section, and the Deluxe CD and downloads.

October 22, 2012 - Practice Planner Live... Use this online program and get access to the tools professionals use. Plan practices easily, quickly and more effectively.

October 17, 2012 - "Dave Robbins' Circle Defense"... review of Coach Robbins' DVD and discussion of the Circle zone defense (version 4.13).

October 10, 2012 - Coach's Clipboard website has been specially formatted for the iPad, for a better visual experience.

September 29, 2012 - "John Wooden's UCLA Offense"... review of the DVD/book and discussion of the High-Post and the High-Low offenses (version 4.12).

September 19, 2012 - "Notes on Rick Torbett's Dynamic Defense"... Coach Torbett of BetterBasketball.com (originator of the Read and React Offense) has a great new defensive system called "Dynamic Defense".

September 15, 2012 - 2-On-2 Rebounding Outlet Drill added to 2-Man Rebounding Drills page (version 4.10)

September 4, 2012 - "Individual Shooting Workout"

August 24, 2012 - "Pro Basketball Moves for Finishing Around the Basket" - by Kyle Ohman.

August 14, 2012 - I-Jump Vertical Jump App for iPad and iPhone - from training gurus Ganon Baker and Alan Stein.

August 6, 2012 - "College Point-Guard Workout" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer (version 4.09).

June 22, 2012 - "George Hill Scoring Series" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer (version 4.08).

June 15, 2012 - "Keys to Becoming a Great Player" - an article from coach/player/instructor Kyle Ohman. (version 4.07).

June 9, 2012 - "Manu Ginobili Scoring Series" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. (version 4.06).

May 29, 2012 - "Tim Duncan Scoring Series" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. (version 4.05).

May 22, 2012 - "Derrick Rose Scoring Workout" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. (version 4.04).

May 17, 2012 - "Kevin Durant Scoring Workout" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. (version 4.03).

May 10, 2012 - "Tony Parker Scoring Series" - another article from the series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. (version 4.02).

May 3, 2012 - Beginning a series of player development drills from coach/instructor Tim Springer. The first installment includes "Guard Workouts", "Spartan Guard Skills Workout", and "Spartan Skills Drills" (version 4.01).

April 16, 2012 - "Buzz - Twilight Zone - Defense" - detailed article, from Mike Divilbiss's DVD (version 4.00).

April 13, 2012 - Announcing the new Coach's Clipboard Youth Basketball Membership - a members-only youth basketball section of the Coach's Clipboard web-site. Designed for youth coaches and players... more details. Premium Members automatically have access to this section.

March 31, 2012 - "Horns Offense - A-Set Offense" - detailed article, from Lason Perkins' DVD (version 3.99).

March 8, 2012 - "Basketball Late-Season Tune-Up - Preparing for March Madness!"

March 7, 2012 - "Screening Options" - back to the fundamentals with very important "reads" and screening options.

February 26, 2012 - "Pete Carril's Princeton Offense" - a very detailed article, from Coach Carril's DVDs (version 3.97).

February 19, 2012 - "Michigan-Style 2-Guard Offense" - from Tom Jicha's DVDs (version 3.96).

February 4, 2012 - "Grinnell Offensive System" - a fast-paced, high-scoring offense (version 3.95).

January 29, 2012 - "Dribble-Drive Motion Offense" animation is now available in the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD (version 3.94).

January 19, 2012 - "3-Up Press Break" (version 3.93).

January 18, 2012 - "80% Drill" added to Free-Throw Shooting Drills (version 3.92).

January 17, 2012 - "2-3 High Patterned Offense" (version 3.91).

January 13, 2012 - Added 9 new plays to "High Pick and Roll Plays" in the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

January 8, 2012 - "Memphis Transition Drills".

January 2, 2012 - "Breakdown Drills for Teaching the 2-3 Zone Defense"... how to build a good 2-3 zone defense (version 3.89).

January 2, 2012 - Updated "Principles of Zone Defense" (version 3.89).

December 30, 2011 - Bird Shooting Drill... a tough, difficult drill added to 2-Man Shooting Drills (version 3.88).

December 4, 2011 - Dribble-Drive Zone Offense... using the dribble-drive offense to attack zones (version 3.87).

November 20, 2011 - Drexel 1-on-1 drill... video from legendary Coach Bob Hurley.

November 18, 2011 - "3-Up Secondary Break"... a new secondary break with a Princeton-style look (version 3.86).

November 6, 2011 - Coach Wayne Walters' "SWARM Defense" (version 3.85).

October 31, 2011 - Several special situation drills added to the "Match-up Press Drills" article in the Premium Members section (version 3.84).

October 26, 2011 - "Simplified Run-and-Jump Press" from coach Forrest Larson's DVD (version 3.83).

October 21, 2011 - "Pick and Roll Offense" from Dr. Hal Wissel (version 3.82).

October 20, 2011 - "Coach Al Marshall's Aggressive 2-3 Zone Defense" (version 3.81).

October 4, 2011 - Updated the "5-Man Weave and Transition Drill"... a great transition, conditioning drill. (version 3.80).

Sept 21, 2011 - 16 new basketball DVDs added to the Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD Store.

Sept 20, 2011 - "4-Out Zone Plays" (version 3.79).

August 29, 2011 - "2-Ball Dribbling Drills" (version 3.78).

August 23, 2011 - "Princeton Offense Set Plays" (version 3.77).

July 17, 2011 - "High Pick and Roll Set" (version 3.76).

July 10, 2011 - Notes on Rick Torbett's Read and React Offense (version 3.75).

June 14, 2011 - A new passing drill used by coach Sherri Coale at the University of Oklahoma, in "Half-Court Passing Drills" (version 3.74).

June 12, 2011 - A new play used by coach Steve Fisher at San Diego State University... "Heat" (version 3.73)

June 3, 2011 - Updated the "Learning to Shoot" article (under Player Tips) ... new photos and video clips (version 3.72)

May 27, 2011 - Michigan State Progressive Transition Drill... a transition drill used by Coach Izzo at Michigan State (version 3.72).

April 17, 2011 - Mobile Ready! The entire Coach's Clipboard web-site including the Premium Members section, the free part of the web-site, and the Basketball Store now have mobile counterparts enhanced for mobile-device users. When using your mobile phone, just go to the Coach's Clipboard general web-address (www.coachesclipboard.net), and you'll get a prompt directing you to the mobile pages.

March 27, 2011 - "Florida", "Double" and "Scissors"... three new plays for the 4-out "Low" offense (version 3.71)

March 22, 2011 - "Pitt"... a new play for the 4-out offense, added to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.70)

March 21, 2011 - Placed Google Custom Search (for searching through the Coach's Clipboard web-site) in the header of each page, for finding things fast!

March 18, 2011 - From Point Guard College (Dena Evans)... "Ending the Season in Disappointment".

February 24, 2011 - "Late-Season Tune-Up - Preparing for March Madness!" added to the Premium Members section (version 3.69).

February 9, 2011 - 3 new plays for your point guard, the "Out-Over-Up" series added to the 1-Series Plays page (version 3.68) - added to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

January 20, 2010 -Screening the Zone... how to attack zones using screens (version 3.67)

January 9, 2010 - Kansas Zone Plays (Bill Self)... seven new zone plays (version 3.66) added to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

January 2, 2011 - The Premium Members section is now mobile-ready for smartphones... everything but the animated diagrams (flash animations are not Apple iphone compatible). Become a Member today! Take Coach's Clipboard with you in the gym, on the bus, in the locker-room!

December 29, 2010 - New Advanced Ball-Handling/Dribbling DVD featuring ball-handling/dribbling gurus Ryan Goodson and Corey Rich.

December 12, 2010 - Attacking the Triangle-and-2 Defense (version 3.65) added to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

December 11, 2010 - Personal Notes on the Read and React Zone Attack (version 3.64) added to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

December 5, 2010 - added a review of Betterbasketball's (Rick Torbett) "New Read and React Offense" - 2-DVD set.

December 1, 2010 - added a review of Betterbasketball's (Rick Torbett) "Read and React Zone Attack".

November 14, 2010 - added "Notes on the Dribble-Drive Motion Offense" (version 3.63).

November 11, 2010 - added Kansas head coach Bill Self's 2-3 zone offenses "Stationary" and "Motion" (version 3.62) to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

November 4, 2010 - added Bill Self's out-of-bounds plays vs the 2-3 zone "Kansas-1" and "Kansas-2" (version 3.61) to the Premium Members section and Deluxe CD.

October 28, 2010 - created new menus for Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.60).

October 23, 2010 - "Attacking the Full-Court Man-to-Man Press" by Coach Joao Costa (version 3.50).

October 10, 2010 - "1-on-1 Defensive Drills" by Coach Joao Costa (version 3.49).

September 29, 2010 - Added new sideline play "Side-Box" to "Sideline Out-of-Bounds Plays" added to the Premium Members section, the Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.48).

September 24, 2010 - Added "Pre-Season Tryouts" (version 3.47).

September 22, 2010 - Added "Dealing with Lack of Playing Time" by Tom Emma (version 3.46).

September 21, 2010 - Added new baseline play "Line" to "More Out-of-Bounds Plays" (version 3.45).

July 29, 2010 - "Trapping with a Trailer Defender" by Coach Joao Costa (version 3.44).

July 14, 2010 - "Ganon Baker's Basketball Drills" - this page presents drills provided to the Coach's Clipboard by elite basketball trainer Ganon Baker... new drills will be added from time to time.

July 8, 2010 - "Last Second Situations" by Coach Joao Costa (version 3.43).

July 4, 2010 - "Defending the Pick and Roll" by Coach Joao Costa (version 3.42).

May 31, 2010 - "Personal Notes on the Read and React Offense" and the "Read and React" animation, already included in the Premium Members section, have now been added to the Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.41).

May 24, 2010 - And Interview with Elite Basketball Trainer Ganon Baker... and introducing his Point Guard Workout 3-DVD Pack.

May 18, 2010 - We have heard your suggestion - request! Premium Members can now download the Playbook with the Animations for free (a $32 value)! Click here to become a Coach's Clipboard Premium Member

May 7, 2010 - Updated 1-3-1 Offense including more options (version 3.40).

April 18, 2010 - Added "Seven Things Every Point Guard Should Know"... by Dena Evans, Point Guard College.

April 7, 2010 - Added "There's Only One Way to Win: Coach DV's Four Rules of Basketball"... by the late Dick DeVenzio, founder of Point Guard College.

April 1, 2010 - "T-Game Triple-Post Offense" animation has been added to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.39).

March 30, 2010 - Added the T-Game Triple-Post Offense (version 3.38).

March 12, 2010 - "Point-Zone Defense" animation has been added to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.37).

March 11, 2010 - Added two new 4-out offense plays "Purdue" and "Penn" to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.36).

February 25, 2010 - Added the "Point-Zone Defense" article (version 3.35).

February 17, 2010 - Added the "Reducing Turnovers" article (version 3.34).

February 13, 2010 - Added the "2-3 Offense" animation to Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads - (version 3.33).

February 10, 2010 - Added the "2-3 Offense" article - (version 3.32).

February 7, 2010 - Added two new plays to the "90-Series" - "94-Iso" and "90-R" - only in the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.31).

February 4, 2010 - Added three new drills - "Villanova" and "Yow" drills to the Defensive Close-Out Drills article, and "Bennett Drill" to the Motion Offense Drills and Half-court Passing Drills articles (version 3.30).

January 30, 2010 - Added the "Spread-Delay Offense" article and animation (version 3.29) to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads.

January 27, 2010 - Added the "50 Series" article and animation (version 3.28)... using your post player.

January 25, 2010 - New play "4-Up" added to 1-4 High Offense (version 3.27).

January 24, 2010 - Smaller Basketball Players: Perhaps the Best Athletes of All", by Thomas Emma (version 3.26).

January 21, 2010 - For the Premium Members, Deluxe CD and downloads, added animation for the "Wisconsin Swing Offense" (version 3.25).

January 19, 2010 - "Wisconsin Swing Offense"... get the complete article in the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.24).

January 10, 2010 - For the Premium Members, Deluxe CD and downloads, added animation for Michigan State's Sets/Plays (version 3.23) - 27 animated plays!

January 3, 2010 - "Michigan State's Sets/Plays" - (version 3.22) - get the complete article with all 27 plays in the Premium Members section, CD and downloads.

January 2, 2010 - "Stanford Motion-Zone Offense" - (version 3.21).

December 17, 2009 - "The Princeton Offense" and animation (animation only in the premium members section, Deluxe CD and downloads). - (version 3.20).

December 6, 2009 - "When Individual Instruction Goes Too Far", by Tom Emma. - (version 3.18).

November 25, 2009 - To the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD, and downloads, added new "Side-Low" play to Sideline Plays article and animation. - (version 3.17).

November 6, 2009 - To the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD, and downloads, added "5-Out Open-Post Flex Offense" article and animation- (version 3.16).

October 11, 2009 - To the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD, and downloads, added "Missouri" baseline 2-3 zone out-of-bounds play to "Out-of-Bounds Plays vs the 2-3 Zone", and updated the animation (version 3.15).

October 5, 2009 - Added "Seven Major Reasons Why Games Are Lost" article (version 3.14).

September 24, 2009 - Added "Raider" 1-4 High Offense to the 1-4 High Stack article and animation in the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.13).

September 19, 2009 - Added "Individual Shooting Work-Out" article to the Premium Members section, Deluxe CD, Players CD, and downloads (version 3.12).

September 17, 2009 - Added "How to Create Basketball Play Diagrams" article to the Premium Members section.

September 16, 2009 - Added to the Premium Members section, CDs and downloads, baseline out-of-bounds plays "Utah-1" and "Utah-2" to "More Pretty Good OB Plays", and updated the animation - (version 3.11).

September 07, 2009 - Announcing! The Coach's Clipboard Premium Membership. A new members-only section of the Coach's Clipboard web-site has been launched! Premium Members will have access to everything we have... all of the complete articles, a special enhanced video clips section, pdf files for printing, animations, a brand new youth basketball section, a new members-only forum, a free Playbook download and discounts on other Coach's Clipboard products (including the CDs). Also new is a Member files section where you can upload and share your own plays, drills, etc with other coaches, who can also share their stuff with you. New content added to the web-site will appear first in the Premium Members section... more details.

July 19, 2009 - Several new articles added to the Premium Members section, the Deluxe CD and downloads (version 3.10)
  • Simple, Fun Driveway Games
  • Playing AAU or Club Basketball
  • Specific Rules for Youth Basketball Games
  • Parent - Player Guidelines
  • Parent - Coach Relationships

August 9, 2009 - Announcing the New Coach's Clipboard Basketball DVD & Video Store. I'm excited to announce our new online basketball DVD and Video store, where we offer almost 1000 basketball DVDs, at good prices and with good service.

Basketball DVDs at the Coach's Clipboard DVD Store!

April 26, 2009 - Updated the Flex Offense article and animation with more detailed discussion of corner pass options, flex entries, out of transition, and a High-Flex delay offense. - (version 3.09)

March 22, 2009 - "4-Out, 1-In Motion Offense -- High Plays" and "4-Out, 1-In Motion Offense -- Low Plays" - (version 3.08)

March 22, 2009 - Added (to the CD and downloads only) two zone plays "UCLA" and "UCLA-22" to 2-3 Zone Offense Plays - (version 3.07)

March 21, 2009 - Added a new base-line out-of-bounds play - "Stack-Opposite" to Stack Out-of-bounds Plays - (version 3.06)

March 18, 2009 - Added another sideline out-of-bounds play "Runner" to Sideline Out-of-Bounds Play - (version 3.05)

March 16, 2009 - added (to the CD and downloads only) "Attacking Junk (Combination) Defenses" for attacking the triangle-and-2, box-and-1, and others. - (version 3.04)

March 14, 2009 - Added two new out-of-bounds plays "Box Wide 2" to Out-of-Bounds Box Plays, and "Cross" to More Pretty Good Out-of-Bounds Plays - (version 3.03)

March 9, 2009 - Added new play "Tiger" to 3-2 Motion Offense Plays (advanced) - (version 3.02)

March 8, 2009 - Added new play "Elevator" to 2-Series (plays for your shooting guard) - (version 3.01)

March 7, 2009 - new Intro-splash page added to the Deluxe CD, Playbook & Animations, and the Playbook - (version 3.00)

February 10, 2009 - Added sideline out-of-bounds play "35" to Sideline Out-of-Bounds Plays - (version 2.94)

February 9, 2009 - Updated 2-3 Zone Offense... added "Zone-I" for creating more dribble-penetration - (version 2.93)

February 1, 2009 - Added baseline out-of-bounds play "Hokie" to More Pretty Good Out-of-Bounds Plays - (version 2.92)

January 21, 2009 - Added two articles by Tom Emma, "Basketball In-Season Strength Training", and "Athletic Development - are we pushing our young athletes too fast?" - (version 2.91)

December 24, 2008 - Added all the pdf files (a pdf file for each page) for cleaner printed documents to the Playbook and Playbook & Animations downloads - version 2.90. This upgrade does not affect the Deluxe CD and download as the pdf files are already included there.

December 18, 2008 - Fundraising... We are now partnered with eFundraising / QSP Reader's Digest, the world's largest fundraising company.

December 14, 2008 - Added new play "Buckeye" and animation. - (version 2.89)

November 19, 2008 - Added our 3-2 Motion Offense and animation... key to our success over recent years. - (version 2.88)

November 6, 2008 - Added the twenty-one "Dribble-Drive Motion Offense Drills" article to the CD and downloads, and website (partial). - (version 2.87)

September 15, 2008 - Added the "UCLA High-Post Offense" article and animation to the CD and downloads (not on the web-site). - (version 2.86)

September 1, 2008 - Added the "The Recovery Snack" article from fitness-conditioning expert Tom Emma, on what to eat after a hard work-out (version 2.85).

June 2, 2008 - Added a detailed "Triangle Offense" animation to the CD and downloads (not on the web-site). This animation shows the many ways to establish the triangle set, multiple options (including options off the triangle set, post options, options off the weakside two-man game, and options off the strong-side two-man game), and important concepts on reading and reacting to the defense. This animation will really help you and your players to understand the Triangle offense, while taking the mystery out of it. - (version 2.84)

May 26, 2008 - Added the "Triangle Offense" article to the CD and downloads (not on the web-site). - (version 2.83)

May 20, 2008 - Updated "Supplements" to include a discussion on the use of human growth hormone (HCG) by athletes - (version 2.82)

May 18, 2008 - Added "Basketball Coaching in the Off-Season" (version 2.81)

May 12, 2008 - Added pdf files (for printing) to the Player's CD (version 3.00)

May 12, 2008 - Added "Memphis Breakdown Drills" to the CD, downloads, and upgrades only (version 2.80)

May 1, 2008 - Updated "1-3-1 Zone Defense" and animation (version 2.79)

April 29, 2008 - Updated "2-3 Zone Defense" and animation (version 2.78)

April 17, 2008 - New Coach's Clipboard Basketball Store inaugurated at basketballstore.coachesclipboard.net. Come in and browse! If you like the free content on the web-site, please consider our store when you are in need of basketball DVD's, books, equipment, apparel, shoes, clipboards, and many other items. Thanks!

March 23, 2008 - Added "Miami" play and animation (version 2.77)

March 9, 2008 - Added "Wissel's Shooting Series", a set of shooting articles by Hal Wissel. New articles include "Coaching Shooting", "Shooting Mechanics", "Confidence and Rhythm", "Correcting Shooting Errors", "Developing a Quick Release", "3-Point Shooting, Rhythm and Range", "Shooting Free-Throws", "Shooting a Hook Shot", "Basic Lead-Up ShootingDrills", and "Off the Dribble Shooting Drills" (version 2.76)

March 6, 2008 - Added "Shooting a Hook Shot" by Hal Wissel (version 2.75)

February 24, 2008 - Added the "Dribble-Drive Motion Offense" and animation (version 2.74)

February 16, 2008 - Added "35" play and animation to Attacking the 1-3-1 Zone Defense (version 2.73)

February 16, 2008 - Added "OSU" play and animation (version 2.72)

February 14, 2008 - Added "Chicago" zone play to 2-3 Zone Plays and updated the animation (version 2.71)

January 20, 2008 - Completely revised "Attacking the 1-3-1 Zone Defense" with three offensive sets and new set plays, and updated the animation (version 2.70)

January 13, 2008 - Added "Triangle Defense" for defending a star perimeter player (version 2.69)

January 6, 2008 - Added animation for "Pack Line Defense (Sagging M2M)" (version 2.68)

December 30, 2007 - Added language translation function (Google) to the web-site, enabling the web-site to be viewed in multiple languages.

December 23, 2007 - Added review of Jay Wolf's "Star-Shooter Program"... http://www.coachesclipboard.net/StarShooterReview.html.

December 3, 2007 - Added "3-Man Half-Court Weave and Shooting/Close-Out Drill" to Weave Passing Drills (version 2.67).

November 18, 2007 - Added "More Fast-Break, Transition Offense Drills" from Coach Sar (version 2.66).

October 18, 2007 - Added new play "Stack-2" to Sideline Out-of-Bounds Plays" and updated the animation (version 2.65).

October 3, 2007 - Added drill "Charge/Loose-Ball Drill" to Hustle Drills (version 2.64).

September 3, 2007 - Added play "W4" to Weave-Screen Plays and updated the animation (version 2.63).

August 29, 2007 - Added "Pack Line Defense" (version 2.62).

August 13, 2007 - Added "Athletics and the Student Athlete" by Tom Emma (version 2.61).

July 29, 2007 - Added "The Basketball Assistant Coach" (version 2.60).

July 6, 2007 - Added out-of-bounds plays "40-3", "40-2" and "Flat-2" to 4-Low OB Plays, and updated animation (version 2.59).

May 11, 2007 - Added "Teaching by Progression" (version 2.58).

May 10, 2007 - Updated "Shell Drill, Half-Court Defense Drills" and added three new "live" drills (version 2.57).

April 18, 2007 - Updated "Tenets of Team Man-to-Man Defense" and added a long-awaited detailed animation (version 2.56).

April 14, 2007 - Added the "Amoeba Defense" and animation (version 2.55).

April 13, 2007 - Added "Rebound-Outlet-Repost Drill" to Post Player Breakdown Drills (version 2.54).

April 12, 2007 - Added "Side-Fist" (trapping defense) to Tenets of Team Man-to-Man Defense (version 2.53).

April 8, 2007 - Added three practice plans (first season practice, a mid-season practice, and a tournament-time practice) to Planning Practices (version 2.52).

April 4, 2007 - Added "Arizona and Back" to Basketball Plays for Your Shooting Guard (the 2-Series) and updated the animation (version 2.51).

April 2, 2007 - Added several options to the "Zone-2" 1-2-2 zone offense... "back", "middle cut", "back with skip pass", and "flex cut" options. Animation also updated (version 2.50).

April 1, 2007 - Added "Scissors" to 1-4 Low Stack offense and animation (version 2.49).

March 26, 2007 - Added "Georgetown", "G-town and Back", "Hoyas", and "Hoyas-21" to 1-4 Stack offense and animation (version 2.48).

March 25, 2007 - Added 1-4 Low Stack "Double-Cross" play and animation (version 2.47).

March 18, 2007 - Added "Wisconsin" play and animation (version 2.46).

March 17, 2007 - Updated "End of Game Defense" (version 2.46).

March 14, 2007 - Added "Building a Basketball Program". Detailed article on how to build your school's basketball program (version 2.45).

March 11, 2007 - Added "Basketball Coaching Philosophy". Detailed article on developing your own style of coaching (version 2.44).

March 8, 2007 - Added "51-Curl" play for the "4-Out Motion Offense", and animation. (version 2.43).

March 1, 2007 - Updated "4-Out Motion Offense" to include tips on how to counter-act teams that double-team our low post player. (version 2.42).

February 27, 2007 - Updated "91" and added "94" and "95" plays to the "90-Series", and updated the animation (version 2.41).

February 26, 2007 - Added baseline out-of-bounds play "Gator" to "More Out-Of-Bounds Plays", and updated the animation (version 2.40).

February 25, 2007 - Added "Feeding the Low Post Passing and Shooting Drills" on the "Guard-Breakdown Drills" page (version 2.39).

February 24, 2007 - Updated the "Close Seam and Recover" drills on the "Man-to-Man Defense Drills" page to include a 2-on-2 option and also a "roll-out" option (version 2.39).

February 22, 2007 - Added baseline out-of-bounds play "Wildcat" to "4-Low Out-Of-Bounds Plays", and updated the animation (version 2.38).

February 18, 2007 - Added the "1-Series" of plays (for your point guard O1), and animation (version 2.37).

February 12, 2007 - Added the "2-Series" of plays (for your shooting guard O2), and animation (version 2.36).

February 11, 2007 - Added "Redhawk" plays and animation (version 2.35).

January 28, 2007 - Added "Escaping the Trap" (version 2.34).

January 23, 2007 - Added "2-1-2 High-Post Offense" and animation (version 2.33).

January 23, 2007 - Updated "Defensive 1-on-1 Drills", adding a drill for defending in the open court ("Speed-Dribble at Run With Drill") (version 2.33).

January 21, 2007 - Updated "Attacking the Box and 1", with more for when either O2 or O1 is your star (version 2.32).

January 20, 2007 - Added "UConn" play and animation to 2-3 Zone Plays (version 2.32).

January 20, 2007 - Added "5-Out Zone Offense" and animation (version 2.31).

January 16, 2007 - Added all the pdf files (a pdf file for each page) for cleaner printed documents (Deluxe CD only, version 2.30).

December 30, 2006 - Updated "Match-up Press", including discussion on "run & jump", "run & double", and cut & double". Added "2-on-2 Run and Jump" drill to "Match-up Press Drills" (version 2.20).

December 21, 2006 - The animated play diagrams on the Deluxe CD and downloads can now be re-sized up to full-screen size (version 2.19).

December 21, 2006 - Updated, improved 1-3-1 Offense and animation. (version 2.18).

December 17, 2006 - Added "Full-Court Buzzer-Beaters" with "Maryland", "Split", "Hail Mary", and "Duke". Grouped half-court buzzer-beater plays into "Half-Court Buzzer Beaters", which includes "DePaul", "Chicago", "Pairs", "Stack", and "Line-1". (version 2.17).

December 16, 2006 - Added "Zone Rebounding" (version 2.16).

December 14, 2006 - Added "Sideline Plays" with old plays "Box-1" and "Box-2", and five new plays including "Circle", "Stack", "Pairs", "Line-1", and "Line-2" (version 2.15).

December 10, 2006 - Added "Coaching Forms" with stats sheets, shot charts, scouting forms, player eval, practice planner, appendix, etc. now all available in three formats - MS Word, Flash and pdf (version 2.14).

December 3, 2006 - Added "MSU" play and animation. Updated Guard Breakdown Shooting Drills. (version 2.13).

November 30, 2006 - Web-site graphics and colors revised, giving the entire web-site a new, more friendly "look".

November 22, 2006 - Added "2-on-1 Continuous Transition Drill" (version 2.12).

November 18, 2006 - Revised all the passing drill pages and condensed them into the following pages: Fast-Break Passing Drills, Full-Court Weave Passing Drills, More Full-Court Passing Drills, Half-Court Passing Drills, and Press-Break Passing Drill (version 2.11).

November 12, 2006 - Updated Guard Breakdown Shooting Drills. Added "2-on-2 Cut and Double Drill" to Match-up Full-Court Press Drills. Added "Skip Pass, Deny Cutter Drill" and "Skip Pass, Box-Out Back-side Drill" to Man-to-Man Defense Breakdown Drills. Updated Rebounding 2-on-2 Drills (version 2.10).

November 11, 2006 - Added "Back" option to 3-2 Weave-Screen Plays and animation (version 2.10).

November 9, 2006 - Added "45" and "54" to 2-3 Zone Plays and updated animation (version 2.09).

November 5, 2006 - Added 5-on-0, 5-Trips Drill and updated Secondary Numbered Break and Planning Practices (version 2.09).

November 4, 2006 - Added "Corners-52" to 2-3 Zone Plays, revised Attacking the 2-3 Zone (and animation), and updated Zone Offense (version 2.08).

November 2, 2006 - Added 2-3 Zone Offense Plays and animation (version 2.08).

October 29, 2006 - Updated Team Shooting Drills, 2-Man Shooting Drills and Full-Court Dribbling Moves Drills (version 2.07).

October 23, 2006 - Updated, improved and/or consolidated all of the out-of-bounds plays and pages, including all the animations. (version 2.07).

October 19, 2006 - Updated "3-2 Slip Play" (version 2.06).

October 19, 2006 - "32 Reverse", "Red-White-Blue", "Play 23" all consolidated into "32 Motion Plays", and animation updated (version 2.06).

October 8, 2006 - Added "Guard Breakdown Shooting Drills" (version 2.06).

October 8, 2006 - Revised the old "Post Power Drills" as "Post Player Breakdown Drills" including a more complete listing of drills, including drills for the short corner and high post. (version 2.06).

October 8, 2006 - Revised the old 3LineLayUps.html page (now LayupDrills.html) and added the "2-minute lay-up drill" and "2-line lay-up drill" (version 2.06).

October 5, 2006 - Added "53" to the 3-Out, 2-In Motion Plays page and updated the animation (version 2.06).

October 5, 2006 - Updated Man-To-Man Pressure Defense page (version 2.06).

Sept 30, 2006 - Added "6 In-A-Row" drill and "Guts Free-Throws" to the Free-Throw Shooting Drills page (version 2.05).

Sept 30, 2006 - Updated "1-2-2 Zone Offense" to include "zone-2", "45" and "54" (version 2.05).

Sept 24, 2006 - Added "3-Man Full-Court Weave with 3-Point Shot Option" drill to the 3-Man Passing Drills page (version 2.05).

Sept 24, 2006 - Added "Loyola-2" play to the Loyola page and updated the animation (version 2.04).

Sept 17, 2006 - Added "High-2" and "High-3" plays to the 3-2 Hi-Lo Plays page and updated the animation (version 2.04).

Sept 10, 2006 - Added "Texas" play and animation (version 2.04).

Sept 4, 2006 - Updated instructions to include tip on how to print the entire playbook, or sections of the playbook, at once... rather than separately printing each page individually (version 2.03).

July 31, 2006 - Updated entire Deluxe CD to auto adjust for user's screen resolution (version 2.03).

July 27, 2006 - Updated "Motion Offense" (version 2.02).

July 15, 2006 - CSS print files added to allow for standardized printing, regardless of the user's screen resolution or browser (version 2.02).

July 5, 2006 - Added "Loyola" play & animation (version 2.01)

June 25, 2006 - Added "Kentucky" plays & animation (version 2.01)

June 17, 2006 - Major Upgrade... new format. Also added "80-60-40 Press Offense and Animation, "Selecting Your Press Offense(s)", "Selecting Your Press Defense(s)", "Selecting a Few Plays", "Teaching Fundamentals", and "Numbered Break" updated (version 2.00)

June 6, 2006 - Added "Match-up Press Defenses" article & animation, "Match-up Press Drills", "Selecting Your Offense(s)", "Selecting Your Defense(s)" (version 1.06)

April 16, 2006 - All new animations for "4-Out Motion Offense", including "4-High" and "4-Low" sets, and many play animations added (Big Series, Topside & Counter, 53, 34, 14, 13 & 24, Black. (version 1.05)

April 16, 2006 - A complete redo and update of "4-Out Motion Offense", including a complete 4-out offense with "4-High" and "4-Low" sets, and many plays added (Big Series, Topside & Counter, 53, 34, 14, 13 & 24, Black. (version 1.05)

March 29, 2006 - Updated "Post Moves" (version 1.04)

March 13, 2006 - Updated "Rebounding Tips" (version 1.03)

March 9, 2006 - Added "Flex Offense" (version 1.02)

March 9, 2006 - Added "Flex Offense" animation (version 1.02)

February 26, 2006 - Added 2-on-1 and 3-on-2 defense to "Transition Defense" (version 1.01)

January 1, 2006 - Added "Corners-52" to "4-Out Zone Offense" and animation.

January 1, 2006 - Updated "The Hook Shot"

January 1, 2006 - Updated "Close-Out Drills"

December 11, 2005 - Updated "Attacking the Defender" (1-on-1 and 2-on-1 drills)

December 03, 2005 - Updated "Man-to-Man Pressure Defense" (added "Red" option)

October 30, 2005 - Updated "Low Post Offensive Drills"

October 30, 2005 - Updated "Team Shooting Drills"

October 9, 2005 - New "4-Out Zone Offense"

October 9, 2005 - New "4-Out Zone Offense" Animation

Sept 25, 2005 - Updated "4-Corners Delay Offense" and added new animation.

Sept 25, 2005 - Updated "Motion Offense Drills"

Sept 25, 2005 - Updated "Press Break Passing Drill"

August 27, 2005 - New "1-2-2 Viking Half-Court Press"

August 27, 2005 - New "1-2-2 Viking Half-Court Press" Animation

July 1, 2005 - Updated "Attacking the Full-Court Press"

July 1, 2005 - Updated "Footwork Fundamentals"

July 1, 2005 - Updated "Learning the Jump Stop"

June 24, 2005 - Updated "Man-to-Man Pressure Defense"

May 29, 2005 - Added "Quote of the day" to Players CD

May 29, 2005 - Added "Quote of the day" to Deluxe CD

May 29, 2005 - Added Coach Gels audio intros to Players CD

May 29, 2005 - Added Coach Gels audio intros to Deluxe CD

May 3, 2005 - Updated "Box and 1 Offense" Animation

April 30, 2005 - Updated "Man-to-Man Pressure Defense"

April 30, 2005 - Updated "Basic Man-to-Man Defense"

April 30, 2005 - Updated "Box and 1 Offense"

April 25, 2005 - Updated "Pre-game"

April 24, 2005 - Updated "Rebounding"

April 24, 2005 - New - "Quotes"

April 23, 2005 - Updated "Practice Plan"

April 23, 2005 - Updated "1-4 Stack" and added "42"

April 23, 2005 - Updated "1-4 Stack" Animation

March 30, 2005 - Audio added to video clips on CDs

March 20, 2005 - New - "4-on-4-on-4 Transition Drill"

March 20, 2005 - New "The Hook Shot"

March 20, 2005 - Added new "Free-Throw Shooting Drills"

March 20, 2005 - Updated – "1-on-1 Defense Drill"

March 20, 2005 - Updated "Hustle Drills"

March 10, 2005 - New "90 Series"

March 10, 2005 - New "90 Series" Animation

Feb 21, 2005 - New - "Team Shooting Drills"

Feb 19, 2005 - New - "Tight Chairs Dribbling Drills"

Jan 9, 2005 - , 2005 - New – "Fast Break Drills"

Jan 2005 - All video clips converted to Flash format

Nov 29, 2004 - New "OB Play Box-Around"

Nov 29, 2004 - New "OB Play Box-Around" Animation

Nov 29, 2004 - New "OB Play 3-Down"

Nov 29, 2004 - New "OB Play 3-Down" Animation

Nov 28, 2004 - Updated "Press Breaker" Animation

Nov 11, 2004 - Added new "OB Plays vs 2-3 Zone"

Oct 31, 2004 - New – "Weave-Screen Plays"

Oct 31, 2004 - New – "Weave-Screen Plays" Animation

Oct 31, 2004 - New – "Blazer"

Oct 31, 2004 - New – "Blazer" Animation

Oct 14, 2004 - New - "Man-to-Man Defense Breakdown Drills"

Oct 14, 2004 - Updated - "Learning How to Shoot"

Oct 14, 2004 - Updated - "Outside Perimeter Moves"




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