Quiz the Coach - I Can't Shoot Foul Shots
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I miss a vast amount of free-throws in my games. Could you give me some tips or drills on how to improve my free-throw shooting?
Hey jonny09,You're not alone in your free-throw shooting struggles. Even some of the NBA's biggest superstars, like Shaquille O'Neal, have problems making free throws. The team that makes the most free throws in a game often ends up winning, so it's an important skill to learn. Although free-throw shooting styles are different for each individual shooter, there are some tips that all players should follow to become better free-throw shooters.
If these tips don't help your free-throw shooting, you may want to try using the granny shot next time you go to the free-throw line.
Do you have a question on sports, P.E. class, fitness or health? to the Kidzworld Coach. Keep in mind peeps, the Kidzworld Coach isn't a doctor or a professional athlete or anything like that. He's just a dude who digs sports, plays 'em and knows a lot about 'em. You should always talk to your 'rents, a doctor or your school gym teacher before starting a new sport or a new exercise.