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NBA three pointers are 23ft and 9 in from the center of the hoop, with the corner three point shots being 22ft.

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How long is the NBA 3 point line?

nba 3 point is 36ft. away from the basket


When did 3 point line start in college basketball?

1979, the NBA first adopted it on October 12th. Chad Donahue made the NBA's first three point basket


How long is a NBA three point line from the basket?

23 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal from behind the arc.


When did the three point basket field goal begin in the NBA?

The three point field goal was added to the NBA in the 1979-80 season.


What year was the NBA three point line introduced?

The three point line was introduced into the NBA for the 1979-80 season.


How far is the three point line to the basket?

In the NBA it's around 23 ft., in the NCAA it's around 20 ft.


How far is the NBA 3 point?

To the three point line.


When was the three-point line started in the NBA?

the 70s


Who is the highest pointer in NBA?

Three points is the most amount of points that can be given to one basket in the NBA. The shot must be shot from at least behind the three point line, unless it is a made shot that got fouled.


What year did the NBA three point line get moved back?

The NBA three point line was moved up 3 feet for the 2006-07 season to 19 feet 9 nine inches at the top of the key and 19 feet two inches on the sideline. The NBA three point was moved back three feet for the 2007-08 season to its orignal length. The NBA introduced the three point line in the 1979-80 season at a length of 23'9" from the top of the key to a length of 22 feet in the corners. In the 1994-95 season, the NBA changed things so the three point line was a uniform 22 feet from the basket. The distance was reverted to 23'9" in the 1997-98 season and has been there ever since. The 19'9" distance is the distance of the college basketball three point line, which will be changed to 20'9" for the 2008-09 season. The NBA three point line has never been set at 19'9".


How far is 3 point shooter line from the basket?

The back of the three point line is: 19 feet 9 inches for lower grades and women's basket ball. The back of the men's college 3 point line is 20 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal and the back of the men's NBA 3 point line is 23 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal.


How far is tha nba 3 point line from tha basket?

23 feet 9 inches from the center of the basket, measured horizontally to the back of the 3 point arc.

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