0

It is about basketball play and I don't understand what 'out of a down screen' is. Could anybody explain it for me please?

> they gonna start off with a pick-and-roll, and then they gonna start playing from there, or they'll initiate out of a down screen.

1

Down Screens (also know as Pin Downs) according to HoopTactics:

Down Screens are the most commonly used Off-Ball screens. They are primarily used to free up good shooters. Simple, but when well executed, they are a very effective means for getting the ball to good shooters for open shots.

enter image description here

I found a interesting youtube video. Here you can see some work on setting a Down Screen.

Best Regards.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.