Tony Hobbs

I’m sure you have heard the expression, “You're thinking too much.” In my experience this is a strong phrase when it comes to the skills and confidence you desire when playing. What we choose to focus on is likely to occur.  Many of our trainees have heard me preach about the value of visualization and it's direct relationship to increasing game skills,...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

The Bridge Experience  We strive to create a great atmosphere for our trainees and parents. Here’s what one trainee said about his experience at Bride Basketball Skills Academy. #RiseAbove  

Tony Hobbs

“I have counters to every move that I do. The defense can only guess, so I’m in control. That’s what offensive guys need to remember. If he knows what move I’m going to do, I’m going to have about two, three counters to it. That’s kind of how I practiced it”

Tony Hobbs

This week we will discuss basketball cuts something that all players should have in their basketball toolbox. The game of basketball is about space and angles. The ability to understand basketball cuts & reads is the difference maker in a great scorer. In this blog post I will breakdown the different basketball cuts you can use in a game. 10 Must Know Basketball...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

Deep down, you know your basketball game is not where it needs to be. So you can’t help but wonder: “Am I wasting my time playing basketball?” How To Tell If You Are Wasting Your Time.  “Good enough” has become the new standard. You don’t practice hard anymore. You don’t work on your game anymore. You are merely content with...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

College coaches are looking to give away scholarships every year, not for that special player but the right player that fits into their program. I talk with college coaches on a daily basics about players potential and what they would look like playing in their system. There are some recruiting service companies that do an excellent job helping you find...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

BBA Trainee Of The Week Parker Willis Sharp Shooter Parker aka “P-Funk” Willis has really improve his shooting training at BBA. He is a shooting guard at Mansfield High School has been training with BBA for three years now perfecting his jump shot. When you put in the work people do take notice. Keep working […]