Training for Youth Basketball


The Cleveland Cavaliers have partnered with the National Basketball Academy to offer individual, small group and team training in the following areas:

  • Shot Mechanics Training
  • Ball Handling
  • Offensive Footwork
  • Offensive Movement
  • Post Footwork & Movement
  • Guard Footwork & Movement
  • Defensive Movement & Positioning

Programs are customized for the specific requirements of the player and the emphasis is on helping the player feel comfortable with the game and to perform at their highest level.


Individual training programs give athletes one-on-one coaching with the best basketball trainers in the country. Training plans are customized to meet each athlete’s specific goals on the court.

Small Group:

Group training sessions encourage skill development through group drills and competition. Small groups consist of 3-5 athletes and focus on the development of the overall player.


Team training sessions help teams maximize the potential of the participant through helping teams develop overall skill level and chemistry on the court. Take your team to the next level with customized team training programs.

Training is performed in locations throughout northeast Ohio. For more information please visit the National Basketball Academy and go to the Training section.