DJ Sackmann

New York City, New Jersey



About DJ Sackmann

DJ Sackmann is an NBA Skills Coach and a Global Innovator for I’m Possible Training. He travels the world, running camps and clinics for I’m Possible and is based out of the New York City and Northern New Jersey area.

DJ has worked with players of all levels, including NBA players, such as Mario Chalmers, Evan Turner, Ben McLemore, Andre Barrett and DeMarre Carrol, numerous overseas professionals, and College/ High School All Americans.

DJ has quickly become a Global name in the basketball training business and is sought out by many of the games highest level players due to his knowledge and approach to training.

DJ is best known for his demonstrative and innovative approach to basketball training. He demands that he be more skilled than any player he trains—regardless of their performance level. His philosophy: To train at a high level, you must be able to understand game purpose, turn raw skill innovation into game like action, motivate with purpose, and demonstrate at the highest level. DJ is a true student of the game and impresses players—whether beginner or pro—with his continued advancements in the basketball-training world.

“DJ Sackmann is quickly rising as one of the worlds best skill trainers.” -Micah Lancaster

  • Founder and CEO of I'm Possible Training
    Micah Lancaster

    "DJ Sackmann is quickly rising as one of the worlds best skill trainers."


  • DeMarre Carroll
    Toronto Raptors


  • Mario Chalmers
    Miami Heat


  • Evan Turner
    Boston Celtics


  • Kyle Anderson
    San Antonio Spurs


  • Andre Barrett
    Westchester Knicks, Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic


  • Gerald Green
    Miami Heat




  • Skill enhancement

    I’m Possible Skill Enhancement Trainers can be best described by their innovative approach, using "out of the box" methods to artificially simulate the game for players.

  • Game enhancement

    I'm Possible Game Enhancement Trainers are best described by the fundamental purity in their approach, focusing on real reps and real game-like situations.

  • Global Innovator

    A Global Innovator represents the highest honor and rank for all I'm Possible Skill Enhancement Trainers, leading the way for basketball innovation around the world!

  • Game Master

    A Game Master represents complete mastery of Game Enhancement and is the highest honor and rank for all I'm Possible Game Enhancement Trainers.

  • Pro Master Skills Trainer

    A Pro Master Skills Trainer is a Professional Skills Coach with both experience and ability to train professionals at the highest of levels!

  • Shooting Master

    The Shooting Master badge indicates complete and total mastery of shooting development. The Shooting Master develops shooting at the highest of levels possible!

  • Footwork Master

    The Footwork Master badge indicates complete and total mastery of everything footwork related in order to develop the most important aspect of any player's game - their feet!

  • Ball Handling Master

    The Ball Handling Master badge indicates complete and total mastery of the skill of ball handling and developing any player's ball handling skills at the highest of levels.

  • Game Consultant

    The Game Consultant badge indicates an overall understanding of how to manage a player's game, from mastering their role to learning the specific shots they will be required to make in the game.

  • Finishing

    The Finishing badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's ability to finish in the paint and around the basket.

  • Playmaker

    The Playmaker badge, often defined as the point guard position, indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's ability to lead a team and make plays for themselves and others.

  • Shooting Footwork

    The Shooting Form badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's Shooting Footwork, which is very often overlooked.

  • Post Play

    The Post Play badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's Post Game, from the low post to the high post, to situations and scenarios.

  • Offensive Footwork

    The Offensive Footwork badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's Offensive Footwork, from pivots, to jabs, to offensive moves.

  • Shooting Form

    The Shooting Form badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's Shooting Form according to their body type and comfort level.

  • Ball Handling

    The Ball Handling badge indicates excellence and knowledge in the ability to develop any player's ball handling skills.

I’m Possible Training Credentials

I’m Possible Training Credential Badges represent both knowledge and rank for our network of trainer’s worldwide. At I’m Possible Training, we have developed the world’s only skill-specific certification courses for trainers to showcase their knowledge and specialties in basketball skill development. This process allows all of our trainers to grow and develop as a unified organization and gives players and parents direct access to each trainer’s abilities to make an incredible impact in any players game!

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