How to Play Driveway Basketball Games

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Michael Sweeten from Lifetime Products demonstrates how to play basketball driveway games.

    Michael Sweeten: Hi! I'm Michael Sweeten, Sporting goods Product Manager for Lifetime Products, I'm here today with the North Davis Junior High Norsemen to share with you five fun family games that you can play in your own backyard or in your driveway using nothing more than your family and a basketball system. The first game we'll be covering is H.

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    E, which involves at least 2 players and picking several spots across the court from which players will make a shot and try to match other players at those same shots. The second game, we're going to be covering is Lightning, Lightning is a great game to develop your skill at shooting under pressure. It's a free throw game and requires at least 2 players to stand up in a line and take free throws. The third game we'll be covering is Twenty One, Twenty One is a simple variation of one on one. The goal is for each player to massive total of 21 points before the other. The fourth game, we'll be covering is Around the World, Around the World consist of several different shooting spots across the court. The players must shoot from in succession. The final game we'll be covering is All Star Shoot Out. All Star Shoot Out is taken from an old professional basketball exhibition game. The game is for two or more players and it involves gathering points by taking shots from different scoring circles around the court. Before we get started, let's talk about tools and materials that will be needed for all five games. You need a basketball System. You'll need a basketball and some of your closest friends. As far as safety goes, you will as always want to play safe. Make sure you've got proper equipment on for playing basketball as well as pole pads or other safety gear that can help protect you while you're playing. Before we get started, let me tell you bit about Lifetime Products. Lifetime has been bringing innovation to the home basketball experience since 1986. We were the first one who introduced the Portable Basketball System, an adjustable Basketball goal as well as the first system packaged in one box, allowing you to take it home without the use of a truck or trailer. Lifetime Product is devoted to Basketball and to its community which is why we have North Davis Junior High with us here today. We're excited to share these five fun family games with you. Let's go gets started with H.

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