Introduction: How to Shoot a Basketball
All you need is a basketball and a hoop
Step 2: Start
Place ball in hand
Step 3: Feet Shoulder Width Apart
Make sure feet are comfortable and shoulder width apart facing directly forward.
Step 4: Non-Dominant Hand
Place non-shooting hand on the side of the ball.
Step 5: Dominant Hand
Place shooting hand on top of the ball and bend wrist at a 90 degree angle.
Step 6: Jump
Bend at knees and extended upward. You use your knees to create power
Step 7: Release
Bring ball straight upward.
Step 8: Release
When ball is at your head, release and extended arms forward.
Step 9: Release
While flicking wrist, Extend arms and close fingers of your shooting hand
Step 10: Hold
Hold release. Non-dominant hand should be a little below shooting hand. Shooting arm should be extended all the way with wrist bent all the way forward.