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Yes... though usually it occurs during rebounding... as opposed to an intentional heave at the wrong basket.

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Q: If you throw a basketball in your own hoop does the other team get the point?
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What is a basketball shot?

A shot in basketball is an attempt to throw the basketball into the hoop.

What are the baskets?

Baskets are the hoop in basketball. They are meant to be there to throw basketballs into. That is the only way to score a point.

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