In order for you to advance successfully into competitive basketball’s upper levels and get the amount of playing time you want, you must somehow excel in at least one aspect of the game that no one else is. The skill could be just about anything: having a quick release on your three-point shot, aggressive glass work or lock down defense.
A player who is able to provide excellent playing skills in one aspect of the game will most likely get playing time. However, locating and developing a specific niche is not always the easiest thing to do. It can involve any of the following things: