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Q: If two player from the opposite team tie up the basketball how many hands need to be on the ball for it to be call a jump ball?
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When are the hands part of the ball if ever?

Hands are considered part of the ball when in contact with the ball. If a defender strikes the hands of a player which are holding the ball, it is considered to be the same as the defender striking the ball. (I am a basketball referee certified by IAABO)

How long can a basketball player keep the ball in their hands?

He can keep it for 3-5 seconds.

If a basketball player throws the ball off the backboard the ball does not hit the rim and he catches the ball is that travelling?

NO it doesn't as you are not touching the ball and moving with it in your hands

In basketball can a player knock the ball from another players hands?

Yes it's called a steal.

Am I allowed to knock the ball out of another player's hands while playing basketball?

Yes That IS Called stealing the ball out of somebody's hand

When is an NFL player considered down?

When the player who has the ball has a knee or elbow on the ground when in contact with a player from the opposite team. When the player that has the ball touches any other body part besides his hands on the ground and is in contact with a player from the opposite team.

Are you allowed to hit the ball out of someones hands in basketball?

Yes, as long as you do not make contact with the player themselves.

What is it called when both basketball teams have their hands on the ball?

Jump ball

What is it called when a player bounces a ball with two hands in basketball?

A double dribble. This rule could also be called if a player dribbles the ball, picks the ball up, and dribbles again.

Is it a foul if an offensive player in basketball hands the ball to another offensive player?

No. It's just simply a hand off or a pass.

What are the illegal use of hands in basketball?

The using of one or both hands to intentionally interfere with the progression of the ball handler. Done to slow down or break the rhythm of the player in possession of the ball.

When a basketball player runs with the ball and does not dribble?

When a basketball player runs with the ball with out dribbling, they are traveling which is against the rules.

Is bouncing the ball with two hands a foul in basketball?


How do you determine possession of the basketball if both teams have their hands on the ball?

Jump ball.....(in case you don't know what that is, the two players who had their hand on the ball stand opposite to each other and the ref tosses the ball up, the players then have to tip the ball to their teammates)

In basketball what is a dunk?

a dunk is when a basketball player j's the ball

Other words for basketball player?

a ball player

How is called when a basketball player has the ball and moves without the ball?

A player cannot both have and not have the ball.

How do they juggle in the circus?

throw and catch the ball in opposite hands

Is it incorrect to shoot basketball with two hands?

No, it is not incorrect to shoot a basket ball with two hands.

If a player carries the ball in their hands for more than 2 strides what is this called?

If the basketball is carried in your hands for more than 2 strides is called a "travel" because you are traveling the ball from one position to the next.

What is a double dribble in basketball?

It is when you put to hands on the ball then dribble again.

What is it call when you bounce the ball with two hands in basketball?

A double dirbbile

Is it a legal move in basketball to grab the ball from an opponents hands?


Which player gets credited with a steal in basketball the player who tips the ball or the player who grabs the tipped ball?

The player who tips the ball.

What is a good basketball move?

A great move to use in basketball is the crossover. While you are dribbling, switch hands with the ball, this will help you defend the ball.