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Episode 34: Zak Boisvert, A Conversation About Rebounding... and Basketball
19th December 2018 • The Basketball Podcast • Chris Oliver
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Zak Boisvert, A Conversation About Rebounding... and Basketball Guest: Zak Boisvert, Army Assistant Coach and Founder of In this week’s basketball coaching conversation Army assistant coach, and founder of, joins the basketball podcast to have a focused conversation on rebounding. Boisvert is one of the best sharers of basketball coaching information in throughout the world. His blog and social media accounts have impacted coaches at all levels of basketball. He has also served as an assistant coach at Maine, Iona and Fairleigh Dickinson. Prior to that he worked as the Team Events Director for the Hoop Group organization.   Breakdown: 1:00 - Introduction 2:00 - Defensive Rebound 3:00 - Games Approach vs Drill Approach 4:00 - Rebounding Drill 6:30 - Noticing Progress 9:00 - "Just Do Get The Ball" 10:30 - Balance of "Box-Out" and "Go Get It" 12:00 - Ability to Observe and Absorb on Drills 13:30 - Rebounding on Nail Area 16:00 - Teaching Outlets to the Wings 18:00 - Positional Rebounding 19:00 - Understanding Player's Spot 20:30 - Transitional Offense Rebound 23:00 - Offensive Rebound Philosophy 26:00 - Discount Learning all Year? 27:00 - Having A Role 29:00 -  Talking about Player's Position on the Court 29:30 - Points on Offensive Rebound 32:00 - Rebounding Your Shot 35:30 - Thoughts on Concept Drills of Coach Chris 37:00 - Finding Unscripted Situation 38:00 - Game-Space Approach 39:30 - Battle for Space 41:00 - European Model relating to US Basketball and other Countries 45:00 - Final Thoughts   Zak Boisvert’s Bio Bio: Twitter: Website:   Basketball Immersion Website: Twitter: YouTube: Facebook: See Privacy Policy at and California Privacy Notice at