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How to Defend the 3 in Basketball

In this ProTips4U sports training basketball video, Jared Dudley, Forward for the Phoenix Suns, goes over How to Defend the 3. Learn the secrets of proper defense when guarding a 3-point shot. Jared shows you which foot to lead with when defending, depending on which side of the court you’re on, to always force the player baseline. You’ll also learn the different techniques for different body sizes and why small players need to guard closer in to the shooter. Jared also explains why it’s better to contest the shot with your right hand and how by doing that, you can move right into boxing the shooter out.

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