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No you can't, the ball has to first come into play.

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Q: Can you score a basket in basketball when you are throwing it in out of bounds?
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Was there ever a jump ball after each score?

In the early days of basketball teams used a jump ball to determine possession after each scored basket. This rule was changed in the 1930s to the current method of the defending team taking possession and throwing the ball in bounds after a score.

What are the rules of the game of basketball?

Basketball is a team sport played by teams of five players. You score by throwing the basket ball in the basket. The point value of the basket depends on where the ball was thrown from. The game is divided into twenty minute halves.

What do you call a score in basketball?

A basket

What is the best way to score a basket in basketball?


How can you score more in basketball games?

You have to drive to the basket.

What do they call making a basket in basketball?

A "basket" (score) is called a goal or a field goal.

How can you score negative points in basketball?

By throwing the basketball up through the net.

What happens if you score in your own basket in basketball?

Yes, it counts as a point for the other team if you score in your own basket. It has happened a few times recently in college basketball.

In basketball what is it called when you make a score?

I think its called a basket

What is another name for basket in basketball?

A hoop, score, or net

How do you score points in basket ball?

you score by puttin the basketball in the opponet goal or globe

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