The Reject Screen Crossover Drill

In a game during the 2011-12 season, New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin drove past John Wall and threw down a dunk. Defenders try hard to stop New York's pick and roll. Lin reads this well and makes defenders pay by rejecting the screen and attacking:

The Drill

  • The cone is a screen (chair can be used, too)
  • Player sets up the screen and then makes a movement toward it.
  • Player quickly crosses back to other hand and attacks the rim with layups or pull-up jump shots.

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