How can I improve my ball handling in basketball at home?

How can I improve my ball handling skills in basketball?

Quick ball handling tips

  1. Be sure to dribble the ball as hard as you can for each one. While you’ll find this is hard to do at first, it will force you to improve your handle faster. …
  2. Work on both hands. Try each drill with each hand. …
  3. Keep your eyes up. In a game, you won’t have the luxury of looking at your toes.

How long does it take to improve ball handling skills?

Anything like 3 or 4 times a week for like an hour or so for just running dribbling/handling drills wil you get there in like 4–6 months easily, but consistency is key here, in order to develop any skill (not just this one) it requires time, patience , discipline and consistency on developing it.

What is the best ball handling drill?

Stationary 2 Basketball Dribbling Drills

  • Double Pound at Ankle Height. Dribble both basketballs as hard as you can at ankle height.
  • Double Pound at Waist Height. …
  • Double Pound at Shoulders Height. …
  • Double Pound Alternating. …
  • One High/ One Low. …
  • Double Wall Dribbling. …
  • 3 Dribble Double Crossover. …
  • 3 Dribble Through the Legs/Crossover.
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