The pick and roll is one of the most popular tactics in basketball, the twist will free up the ball handler when the defense ices the screen. “Ice”, “Blue” or “Downing” the ball screen forces the ball handler to reject or refuse a screen. So if you “twist” or change the angle of the screen, this will screen that on ball defender again and free up the ball handler. For more videos like this one, please check out our Pick and Roll IQ Academy or our Forward IQ Academy on