LeBron James Academy Day 2 recap

Shaquille Johnson's athleticism and Sam Cassell Jr.'s scoring stand out on Day 2

Originally Published: July 7, 2011
By Reggie Rankin | ESPN.com

AKRON, Ohio -- Day 2 of the LeBron James Skills Academy had more controlled scrimmages in addition to individual skill development drills in the areas of shooting and passing on the move. The coaches did a great job emphasizing foot work, passing and catching at high speeds. The afternoon workout stressed more defensive principles like closeouts, slides and defending one-on-one. The offense worked on utilizing the "V" and "L" cut in order to get open on the wing. The evening workout was a series ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?