1,2, or 3
In basketball you score points, not goals.
In football it is worth 3 points. In basketball it is worth 2 points.
In basketball, a field goal (a shot made from outside the three-point line) is worth three points.
You said it in the question... 3 points!
You can score 2-3 depending on the range.
A basketball goal is another term for a basketball hoop - a hoop with a string net, through which a basketball must be placed in order to score points in the game of basketball.