If you look at any good to great basketball shooter you will quickly recognize that a big part of why they are a good shooter is because of their footwork. Well this is especially important for players when they are shooting on the move and coming off of various off ball screening actions. The Stephen curry basketball shooting drill is going to specifically work on shooting off of down screens from different areas on the floor, and it is also going to work on one type of cut, the straight cut.
There are different basketball shooting drills to work on different specific shooting skills. This drill is going to be great for learning proper footwork, conditioning, and getting up a lot of shots from on the move. It is important that the player learns the correct footwork before doing the drill over and over, because they don't want to practice it the wrong way and develop bad habits. This is a great shooting drill to add to your basketball training regiment.