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No, it is not consider a traveling vioation. If the ref considers it a shot, the shooter can even catch their own "air ball" without it being a violation.

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Q: Is it considered traveling or some other violation for a player to shoot the ball not a free throw shot hit the backboard but miss the rim and then get his own rebound?
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If you rebound your own air ball without the opposing team touching the ball what violation would it be What violation would it be called?

I think that would be considered traveling. You are advancing the ball without dribbling.

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Can you get the rebound if it only hits the backboard?

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Can you jump and shoot the ball off the backboard come down and get your own rebound and go back up and shoot the ball again?

Yes, as long as the ball hits some part of the goal, its not traveling.

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If the ball bounces off the backboard or rim and you catch it before it hits the ground it counts as a rebound.

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