Biancardi's Breakdown: The 'middle' game
March, 3, 2014
By Paul Biancardi | ESPN Insider
When we analyze and evaluate the skill set of today's basketball player, we speak quite often about their ability to drive to the rim and finish as well as knocking down 3-point shots.
What has been forgotten and not emphasized enough from coaches and workout coaches is their middle game. The ability to score the ball inside the arc and before one gets to the rim in tight quarters is a true gift. I would love to see today's player really work on their middle game to be a more well-rounded scorer.
Let's take a look at which ESPN 100 prospects possess the all-important middle game in the senior class.