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Hello Coaches, Players and Fans,

With Christmas coming we wanted to wish you all and very Merry Christmas
and a Happy New Year from HOOPZONE Basketball!

I Don’t Understand What My Coach Is Saying
In this article we discuss the definitions of the game of
basketball.  Do you struggle to understand what someone is
talking about at times or maybe a player lost in terminology. 
Knowledge is the key to really learning the game which is why
we have put this page together . . . READ MORE

Setting Up For Screens
A screen or "pick" as some say occurs when an offensive
player attempts to blockout a defensive player away from the
man he is guarding, thereby freeing up that offensive player
for an open shot or pass. Setting good screens is a very
important  part of the game of basketball. Screens are most
helpful in freeing up a teammate against a man-to-man
defense . . . READ MORE

Arete Hoops
Teams are filled individual players who must come together
if the team wants to be successful. It is the coach’s job to
nurture these relationships and communicate effectively.
Communication is at the heart of creating healthy relation-
ships and developing team chemistry. When coaches
communicate poorly they inhibit team growth, but when
coaches communicate well they help they become a catalyst
for team development. Learn to secret to . . . READ MORE



Just in time for Christmas, inspire your
athlete with HOOPZONE Basketball
SPORTART at 25% off. This offer is good
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Use code “save25” in online shopping cart
to get your savings.



Just in time for Christmas, the perfect gifts for your hooper!
Over 60 SPORTART motivational prints in 4 different sizes, 8x10, 10x13, 11x14 & 16x20!  We
can also customize our SPORTART for your team or player!  Email us for details
Greeting cards and post cards to inspire and motivate plus 11 great HOOPZONE eBooks for
players from age 4 through 20.  Use code ‘SAVE25’ in shopping cart. 

Shop SPORTART posters NOW       Shop Coach O eBooks NOW

Remember the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
this Christmas season.


hoopquoteA basketball team is like the five fingers on your hand. If you can get them all together,
you have a fist. That's how I want you to play.
~ Mike Krzyzewski


etsyWe’ve added new prints!  Did you know HOOPZONE Basketball has a shop on ETSY?
Yes that’s right, on ETSY.  You can view and buy many of our SPORTART posters, cards
and book marks. The Nice thing about buying in our ETSY shop is you buy once and we
send you the artwork instantly to your email in .jpg and/or .pdf formats. You can print as
many times as you like. > VISIT OUR SHOP NOW







YouTube video links of HOOPZONE camps:
PUREHOOP & Ultimate Ball Handling camp
"HOOPZONE Training Facts"
"Lil Dribblers camp"
"Welcome - HOOPZONE Basketball"


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