The Best Basketball Coaching Websites
Below are some of my favorite coaching websites (in no particular order). A lot of coaching is learning from others and stealing ideas. These websites are a great resource when developing a coaching philosophy. If you have any suggestions on websites to add please comment below!
Mens Basketball Hoopscoop by Scott Peterman – tons of free resources including plays, drills, and clinic notes. Awesome playbooks for sale if you want bulk X’s & O’s.
Elite Coach Mentoring – Coach Randy Brown – CoachRB runs an awesome mentoring program with access to his Coaching VAULT full of basketball and coaching resources.
PickandPop.net by Zak Boisvert – Boisvert is one of the best X’s & O’s guys out there. His website has a ton of plays, articles, and more.
CoachingClipboard.org by Brandon Chambers – Some of the best videos on YouTube!
The Basketball Playbook by Gibson Pyper – Coach Pyper has TONS of video playbooks and specializes in NBA sets.
Basketball for Coaches by Coach Mac – Tons of great material specializing in youth basketball.
Hoops U by Tony Alfonso – Great content and also offers a subscription option to Hoops U Basketball Academy.
Evan Orzolek Basketball by Evan Orzolek – Tons of X’s & Os with great YouTube videos.
HoopThoughts by Bob Starkey – Tons of articles, motivational material, and “off the court” ideas.
Basketball Outliers by Amit Tailor – Coach Tailor dives into the “outliers” of the game breaking down player tendencies and shot charts.
CoachSmiley.Blogspot.com by Steve Smiley – Coach Smiley shares great coaching ideas on his blog.
The Box and One by Adam Spinella – Spinella has some great articles on the NBA, analytics, and X’s & O’s.
CoachSass.com by Max Sass – Great articles and insights from Wesleyan Assistant Coach Max Sass.
WBCA.org by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association – Videos, notes, and more from the top women’s coaches!
Basketball Coach Weekly by Michael Austin – Coach Austin has a great free newsletter as well as a more in-depth magazine.
RisingCoachesElite.com – TONS of clinic notes.
HoopSource.com – Check out the archives of newsletters.
CoachOsterman.com by Jeff Osterman – Check out his newsletter!
The Tribe by Better Basketball – Better Basketball’s blog featuring plays, drills, and articles.
Coaching Toolbox – A lot of great drills and plays.
Kevin Eastman Basketball by Kevin Eastman – Coach Eastman if full of knowledge. He has done a ton of great work with Coaching U Live as well.
CoachMeyer.com by Don Meyer – The legendary Coach Meyer has tons of coaching resources on his website. Check out the “free handouts” tab!
CoachesClipboard.net by James Gels – Check out the “offenses” page which dives into different types of offenses and formations.
Breakthrough Basketball – Free drills, plays, tips, advice, and resources.
Basketball Immersion – All about #SharetheGame
FIBA Coaching Education – Download the “Basketball for Young Players” book (several languages available).
CoachDAllAccess.com by Mark Dannhoff – Good notes on coaching and recruiting philosophies.
CoachMartyGross.info by Marty Gross – Coach Gross sends out a great newsletter featuring college and NBA plays.
CoachDougNovak.com by Doug Novak – The Bethel Head Coach shares great coaching philosophy notes and skill videos.
CoachBrendanSuhr.com by Brendan Suhr – Awesome coaching resources from Coach Suhr.
CoachGeorgeRaveling.com by George Raveling – Coach Raveling has some great resources and guest columns.
And of course HoopsChalkTalk has tons of resources including plays, drills, videos and more!