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Offense verse the "Blitz"

Facing a team that likes to "Blitz" or trap your ballscreens? Check out these counters and reads that take advantage of an aggressive defense.

Looking for new plays to easily insert into your playbook? Check out the plays below: 


Washington Wizards - Dec. 24, 2019

Washington Wizards attack the blitz with the short roll causing the help to engage up to the nail and allows Gary Payton II to cut to the rim for the dunk!

 


 
SEMO WBB - Feb. 8, 2020

SEMO WBB Does a great job attacking the blitz. The screener short rolls while lifting the big to the weakside elbow which creates a 2 on 1 advantage out of the blitz and an easy lay up.

 


Portland Trailblazers - Feb. 7, 2020

Lillard sees the blitz coming so he rejects the screen and quickly hits the short roll to create a 3 on 2 advantage. The Trailblazers swing the ball one more to the corner for the wide open 3!

 


MSU MBB - Feb. 5, 2020

MSU MBB is able to take advantage of the defense blitzing the ballscreen by screening the other 3 players who are already at a disadvantage on the weakside for the open 3!

 


Dallas Mavericks - Jan. 16, 2020

Dallas Mavericks do a nice job of attacking the blitz on the Pick and Roll. Luka Doncic drags the defense to sideline which allows Maxi Kleber to screen the helpside defender giving Seth Curry the open 3.

 


Atlanta Hawks - Feb. 23, 2020

Trae Young from the Hawks sees the blitz coming and immediately kicks the ball ahead and Collins defender has no chance to get back ahead of the cutting Collins for the easy lay in.

 


Army MBB - Feb. 2, 2020

Army MBB does a really nice job of spacing and occupying the off ball defenders so they can slip to the rim against the blitz for a wide open dunk!