This post flash cross screen play is a great play to get a quality shot right at the basket. If you have missed a couple of long shots and are struggling to score this is a good play to run. Also, if you are running the cross screen for a wing player, they need to either finish quickly or shot fake and draw the foul. Post players will be able to take their time on the catch and finish. It is important to have quality basketball plays that you can run to get some easy shots right at the basket.
Play Name: Duke: Post Flash Cross Screen Basketball Play
Similar Plays: Chicago Bulls: Cross Screen/Down Screen Basketball Play, Seffner Christian: Cross Screen/Down Screen Basketball Play, Houston Rockets: Ball Screen – Cross Screen/Down Screen Basketball Play (10-11)
Play Goal: Get a layup off of the cross screen action.
Play Tips: This play depends on timing and a good cross screen. If it is a smaller guard coming off of the cross screen they need to finish the layup quickly or shot fake because the help side is going to be coming for the block.