Originally Posted by jlitt
The key to stop getting blocked is to initiate the contact on a layup. This works for players of all size. ONce you've bumped your defneder he is no longer balanced to jump and attempt a block, he is frozen and you have a clear path to the rim.
Absorb the contact of your defender on the ground and then jump and make your move. Only time I get blocked now after learning this is from help defenders which you can't do anything about except pass to the man they left open.