The basketball chest pass is a very basic pass, but a lot of younger players do not know the proper mechanics of throwing a good chest pass. A lot of players pass from their hip which isn’t accurate and the ball has a weird spin on it, which can make it hard for a teammate to handle.
A good pass can mean the difference between a miss and a make on a catch and shoot shot, so learning to make a good chest pass is important. This basketball passing drill video will teach you first how to correctly make a chest pass, but then it will also give you a good drill for practicing the pass. Once you learn the correct way to make the pass, it is up to you spend the needed time developing your muscle memory.