How Small Players Can Be Great Rebounders

So you’re not the biggest kid on the basketball court. You’re probably not even the second biggest. Chances are, you play because your friends made you. Unfortunately, your laissez-faire style of defense ain’t doin’ much at keeping the other team out of the paint. Furthermore, you’re giving up opportunities to get rebounds when you let ‘big guys’ work at the boards. While it may seem obvious, a huge part of playing good defense is rebounding. If you want to succeed at rebounding, you need to hustle! So here are some tips on how to rebound even if you’re just a little guy (or a little girl).

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