The purpose of the read and react basketball drill is to train your body to be able to quickly react to the defense. If you can cut down your reaction time it will make you a quicker basketball player. This translates into being able to make quicker offensive moves as well, as defensive moves. Train your mind and body to read and react quicker with this basketball drill. Being on the move makes this drill all the more difficult. You really have to keep your body under control and then at a moments notice react and attack the basket.