Euro step explained

You just broke the ankles of your defender and are headed to the basket. You think you got a clear path to the basket, but all the sudden a big man shows up from the opposite side. He doesn’t want to block your shot. This big man is smart. He wants to take a charge. This is when you use the side step (Called Euro step in the US). The video below teaches how to do this moves.

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I am a former college, semi-pro, and professional basketball player from Paris, France. I am a FANATIC of basketball (can literally talk about the game for hours!). I decided to write all my basketball thoughts down so I can let my friends speak! My goal is help my team (readers, and followers) become better player/coach by sharing the best tips to improve basketball IQ, skills, athleticism, and motivation.