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Mastering the Art of Free Throw Shooting
Mastering the Art of Free Throw Shooting

Mastering the Art of Free Throw Shooting

By Adam Filippi, Foreword by Hubie Brown



168 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, EPUB, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $22.95 (US $22.95) (CA $30.95)

Publication Date: April 2016

ISBN 9780997426106

Rights: US & CA

Adam Filippi (Apr 2016)


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With in-depth instruction, this book addresses the most unique and complicated shot in the game of basketball: the free throw. The author guides both players and coaches through all aspects of the shot in order to understand what it takes to become a master free throw shooter. The book covers the shooting concepts and techniques Adam has developed and adopted through years of research, observation, analysis, experimentation and practice. Included are historical facts, proper mechanics, shooting rhythm, the mental approach, free throw routine, teaching methods, drills and more. In addition, Euroleague legend, Carlton Myers is featured in the book's instructional photographs.


"This is a sensational book that will serve as an excellent reference throughout your basketball career whether coaching or playing the game."  —George Raveling, hall of fame coach

Author Biography

Adam Filippi is the Director of International Scouting for the World Champion Los Angeles Lakers.  As a player development coach, Adam has worked with more than 100 NBA and overseas professional players. A Certified Personal Trainer and Performance Enhancement Specialist by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, he conducts individual training sessions, mini camps, and clinics to teach fundamental basketball skills to players of all ages and levels. He is the author of Shoot Like the Pros. He lives in Boca Raton, Florida. Hubie Brown is a television analyst and a former basketball coach. He lives in Pennsylvania.