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Q: A shot near the basket off the backboard is a what shoot?
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Can you shoot a basketball more accurately with or without the backboard?

You can hit a shot off of the backboard and into the hoop, but you can't hit a shot off of air into the hoop. You can easily shoot more accurately with the backboard.


In a basketball game if the ball hits the backboard then goes into the basket what is this shot called?

It is called a "bank" shot.


Is it a legal shot in basketball to shoot from behind the backboard?

No its not it will be the other teams ball


How do you shoot a backboard in 2K 15 Xbox one?

For in-depth instructions on how to shoot a backboard in 2K 15 Xbox one visit - gamefaqs.com/ps3/959012-nba-live-10/answers/121128-how-do-you-do-a-backboard-shot


Does a foul shot count if the ball hits the backboard first before touching the rim or going into the basket?

Yes


Is it legal to make a basket by shooting from behind and over the backboard?

as log as the player's feet remain in bounds and the ball is not obstructed by the shot clock or the top of the backboard the basked is legal.


What is a layup and why is it used?

a layup is a shot made right beside the basket. It is usually a running shot that is quickly released and banked off the backboard. It is used because it is a high percentage shot and it is an easy way to score when running toward the goal without having to slow down and shoot.


What is a lay up in basketball?

is a two-point shot attempt made by leaping from below, laying the ball up near the basket, and using one hand to bounce it off the backboard and into the basket. The motion and one-handed reach distinguish it from a jump shot. The layup is considered the most basic shot in basketball. When doing a layup, the player lifts the outside foot, or the foot away from the basket.


If a basketball is shot and hits the side of the backboard Is the side of the backboard out of bounds?

No


Why is the basketball backboard their?

The basketball backboard is there to show ppl where to shot the ball to get it in.


How far is a layup from the basket?

A layup is when you are very close to the basket when you shoot the ball. I would say a player would be 3 feet or less from the basket when they shot a layup.


Is it a legal shot when the ball hits the side of the backboard?

Yes, it is. As long as the ball does not hit the back of the backboard or the shot clock, the shot is valid.

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