Toronto Raptors assistant coach and Canadian senior men's national hoops team head coach Jay Triano responds to your trickiest basketball questions in Ask JT.

Offensive Skills:
JT on Shooting Form
JT on Shooting Drills
JT on Hoop Size
JT on Shooting and Jumping

Defensive Skills:
JT on Guarding a Quicker Opponent
JT on Guarding a Taller Opponent
JT on Shotblocking
JT on Defence

Jay Triano
As the head coach of Canada's senior men's national basketball program, Triano's team includes Victoria, BC native and NBA All-Star guard Steve Nash.
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Miscellaneous Hoops Skills:
JT on Creativity vs. Fundamentals
JT on Ball-Handling Skills
JT on Quickness
JT on Jumping
JT on Rebounding
JT on Fundamental Skills and Plays

Concerns On and Off the Court:
JT on Conditioning
JT on Trying Out
JT on Nerves
JT on Focus
JT on Practice Time
JT on Being the Best
JT on Size
JT on Coaching Kids

Planning for the Future:
JT on the Draft
JT on Making the NBA
JT on Scholarships
JT on University Scouts

Player Positions:
JT on Shooting Guard Skills
JT on Playing Bigger Players
JT on Point Guard Skills
JT on Positional Play

National Team:
JT on Adding a Player to the National Team
JT on Canada vs. the USA
JT on Player Characteristics