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Q: If you drop the ball in basketball is it double dribbling to slap the ball back up into a dribble?
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If you lose control of the ball then pick it back up and dribble is that a double dribble?

No its considered a fumble in basketball

Why do you dribble in basketball?

You exert a downward force onto the ball, and because it is rubber, it will bounce back up to you. Do this repetitively, and you will be dribbling a basketball. (YOu know you are doing it correctly if the ball is going UP and DOWN!)

What a turnover in basketball?

It's when a team automatically gives possession to the other team. Like double dribbling, traveling, over and back, carrying, charge, and things like that.

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dribble behind the half court line.....(not over and back)

How does the basketball work?

The way it works is that you can not run or dribble the basketball (back when it was invented). You can not take more than one step with the ball.

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What is it called when you continuously move the puck back and forth with a hockey stick?

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1. Dribble close to you and close to the ground. 2. Do not take your eye away from your defender; he can steal the ball at any time. 3. Do not try many fancy moves (i.e. behind the back passes) as your chances of retaining the ball are not good.

How long does a basketball player get to dribble the ball in the back court?

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Crossovers, between the legs, behind the back, spinning the ball on a finger, scissors, and dribbling 2 basketballs at one time are some tricks you can perform with a basketball.

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Three steps without dribbles, the ball's turned over. You can pivit, though. After you use your dribble, you can keep one foot on the ground and move the other. You cannot dribble again, but you can pass or shoot. If you pass and get it back, you can dribble again.

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