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Since 1993, MDB has specialized in basketball

training for athletes, teams and coaches who
desire to improve their fundamental basketball
skills.  Over 35,000 athletes have worked with MDB
to improve their games since our founding.

There are many places players can go to get court time.  While playing games and attending "open gyms" are important, they're not enough to create dramatic improvement.  That requires dedicated teaching and instruction with enthusiastic, experienced coaches.  MDB's emphasis on teaching is what makes

us different. More 


Teams for Boys & Girls Grades 4-12
MDB team programs are designed to give a group of athletes an opportunity to develop and improve their fundamental skills, learn team concepts such as helping-man-to-man defense, and motion offense, and compete in weekend tournaments. 

Winter Team Information 
Didn't make travel team?  
MDB provides winter travel teams!
  • Teams forming now to start late October/early November!
  • Boys grades 4-8 & High School level
  • Practice twice per week, 1.5 hrs/ea, in Bloomington@ MDB
  • Season runs late October to early March
  • Play in 4-5 metro area tournaments
  • Cost:  $339-399/player.....depends on number of players on team

MDB Apparel Available!
Check out the NEW jackets, sweatshirts & sweatpants you order directly online with items delivered to MDB:

Did you know that MDB does tryout evaluations?  More information on the Teams & Associations Tab.
Coaching Basketball Clinics (CBC)  

On-court, hands-on clinics for basketball coaches, grades 3-9.   


Call 952-346-8866 for next CBC Clinic

Check it out: 

Coach Web Site Link

"Toughness" by Jay Bilas/ESPN Link

Gift Certificates.........

Did you know?  MDB sells gift certificates!  Available in any denomination or specifically for private or buddy lessons.  Gift certificates can be customized to fit your need!  Call 952-346-8866 to order yours today. 



Basketballs for Sale!

MDB has premium Spalding basketballs

$25.00/each or

2 for $44.00

available in both 28.5" & 29.5" sizes




Hardwood News


2040 W. 98th St

One block East of Penn & 98th

Fall Hours:

Monday thru Friday 9am-8pm

Saturday  9am-2pm

Sunday 11am-2pm  **later upon request**

MEA break Specials!

Skills Clinics

Wednesday/Oct. 14 thru Saturday/Oct. 17  10am and/or 11am

Sunday/October 18  12pm and/or 1pm

$20/one hour~ $25/two consecutive hours 

$10/hr for 3 or more hours between October 14 - 17

Private Lessons only $40/hour!

Buddy Lessons (2-3 athletes) only $50/hour!

Lessons available 

October 14/15/16  9am-9pm

October 17  9am-2pm

October 18  11am-2pm


October Specials

Private & Buddy Lessons

2 one hour lessons.......$99
3 one hour lessons.....$139
4 one hour lessons.....$169

5 one hour lessons.....$199

rates do not apply to Coach Kelley

Schedule at your convenience

Monday thru Friday 2pm-8pm

Saturday 9am-2pm*

Sunday 11am-2pm*

*later available upon request


Pre-Season Skills Clinics/Fall 2015

  • Mondays thru Thursdays
                   6pm-7pm and/or 7pm-8pm
  • Saturdays
                   10am-11am and/or 11am-12pm
  • Sundays 
                   12pm-1pm and/or 1pm-2pm
***Please call or email in advance to schedule***

$30/two consecutive hours
$13.00/hr for 4 or more hours prepaid

Birthday Parties!  Team Gatherings!

Plan your next party at MDB!  We offer 1 hour, 1.5 hour or 2 hour parties:


$65.00/hour up to 8 kids

$75.00/hour for 9-12 kids

T-shirts available for $4.00/each


Call 952-346-8866 for more details or to schedule!