Plus Pilots: The Three-Pointer of Basketball

Basketball’s Long Shot: The Three-Pointer
1: Basketball’s Long Shot: The Three-Pointer

Professor Ian Johnson shows you basketball like you’ve never seen it before. Focusing on the three-point shot, you’ll learn how this approach became an integral part of basketball today, as the way for the smaller, underdog-like athletes to fight back and get an advantage on the court. Professor Johnson takes a look back at some of the best three-point sharp shooters throughout basketball’s history. He then discusses the long arc of the three-point line and its enduring influence on basketball games worldwide.

51 min