Tony Hobbs

It's now the summer and it may seem like there is plenty of time to work on your game before next school season, and there will always be time tomorrow. However, this is only an illusion, and before you know it the season will hold you accountable for what you spent your time doing this summer. The season will not wait...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

In today's basketball we focus to much on scoring but its a long list of guys that have made it to college and the Pro's strictly off defense. Defense is so underrated but it's the only true part of the game that doesn't require a skills set just heart and a desire to shut down the defense no matter who...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

The pre-season is almost over and the regular season is about to start, our mentality has to shift over to regular season practicing totally different than pre-season. I have put together a short list of practice expectations to having a good season. Practice Expectation. 1. Never Late, Never Miss. Never be late or miss a practice unless you have talked...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

Basketball intelligence is knowing the game - not like the typical TV watcher or video game player. Knowing what has happened. Knowing what will happen. Knowing what you can make happen. I believe that if you are smart and tough you can be a very successful player at any level. Now, if you
add skills to the equation it makes you...[ read more ]

Tony Hobbs

Why do so many people struggle with dribbling? 1. Too many kids are watching videos and tutorials instead of putting in the hours of work it takes to learn. 2. Dribbling is undervalued. Working to improve your shot is pointless if you can’t get yourself into the position to make a shot. 3. Kids are overly concerned with making threes....[ read more ]