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Steph Curry Says Playing Multiple Sports Gave Him Confidence to Be an MVP

You can count Stephen Curry among the number of pro athletes who firmly believe in the virtues of children playing multiple sports. The two-time NB...

By: Brandon Hall

How to Be an Effective Basketball Scorer Without Shooting 3-Pointers

As basketball has progressed, the 3-point line has become the predominant factor in dictating the direction the game is now headed. Just take a look a...

By: Kyle Scadlock

The Training Tool Behind James Harden's Monster 60-Point Triple-Double

Sixty points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds, 4 steals and 1 block. That was James Harden's stat line last night in the Houston Rockets' recent win over t...

By: Brandon Hall

Why Lonzo Ball's Shooting Struggles May Have Nothing to Do With His Unorthodox Form

Ever since Lonzo Ball burst onto the scene as a freshman at UCLA, much was made about the way he shot the basketball. Though people expected his great...

By: Kyle Scadlock

How Perimeter Players Can Use a Size Advantage With the 'Barkley' Move

As a forward or a big guard (or even a post player who may find themselves on the perimeter), you're going to have situations in which your defender i...

By: Kyle Scadlock

How Trae Young's Brutal High School Workouts Prepared Him to Set College Basketball on Fire

Trae Young is becoming a household name with the numbers and highlights he's been putting up so far this season. The University of Oklahoma's freshman...

By: Kyle Scadlock

4 Shooting Machine Tips for Young Basketball Players

"The Gun" by Shoot-A-Way is a shooting machine that has revolutionized the way basketball players train on their own. The machines can be found in gym...

By: Kyle Scadlock

LeBron, Soon to Be 33 Years Old, Claims 'This is the Best I've Felt in My Career'

LeBron James is in the 15th season of his professional career. On Dec. 30, he'll turn 33 years old. Yet even after logging 42,431 NBA minutes to...

By: Brandon Hall

2017 STACK Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is upon us. That means it's time to gear up with the latest and greatest products that will improve your workouts, help you tak...

By: Andy Haley

Luke Walton Is Now Requiring Lakers Players to Make 100 3-Pointers After Every Practice

The Los Angeles Lakers are tossing up a whole lot of bricks right now. As a team, the Lakers are shooting 28.8% from 3-point range—by far the low...

By: Brandon Hall

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