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Calling 'backboard' is a playground term in Basketball. It is used in some games when a player is declaring that he is going to bank a shot into the goal using the backboard.

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What does a backboard in netball mean?

There is no backboard in netball, however there is one in basketball


How big is the backboard of a basketball?

you mean the backboard on a rim its Width - 6 feet (72 inches) and Height - 3.5 feet


What is a backboard in basketball?

the backboard is behind the basketball hoop


What is the height of the basketball backboard?

If you are just needing the dimensions of the backboard itself - the backboard is 42" in height and 72" in width.


How high is the backboard top?

backboard top is 15 feet


How high is the backboard?

How high is a basketball backboard from the ground?


In what year was the backboard first used?

The first backboard was invented in1909.


If a basketball is shot and hits the side of the backboard Is the side of the backboard out of bounds?

No


Where is the shooting square located on a basketball backboard?

on the backboard above the rim


Why is the basketball backboard their?

The basketball backboard is there to show ppl where to shot the ball to get it in.


What is the distance from the bottom of the backboard to the rim?

6" . A STANDARD RECTANGULAR BACKBOARD IS 42" HIGH. THE TOP OF RIM IS 36" FROM THE TOP OF BACKBOARD, SO THAT LEAVES 6" FROM THE BOTTOM OF BACKBOARD TO TOP OF RIM.


What are the markings on a basketball backboard?

how do we find out the size of the markings of the inner square on the backboard


How long is a standard basketball backboard?

A Basketball Backboard is 72 inches long.


Is the back of the backboard out of bounds?

Yes, the backboard or any supports are considered out of bounds.


Distance between the center of basketball ring to the backboard?

13" from centre of the ring to the backboard


How many syllables does the word backboard have?

The word backboard has two syllables. Back-board.


How do you fix your backboard some guy that your dad paid to build it built it wrong and back board is a little tilted it is a spalding basketball hoop and you are sick and tired of the backboard?

The easiest way to fix a backboard that a guy paid to build and he did it wrong, is to remove the Spalding basketball hoop from the backboard. You can then attach it to a new backboard, that is not tilted forward, and you won't have to be sick and tired of a bad backboard anymore.


Has Charles Barkley shattered a backboard?

No. but a look alike named darvin ham shattered a backboard


What is rebound in basketball?

When a player throws the ball onto the backboard and a person catches it after it hits the backboard


What is the distance from the free throw line to the backboard in basketball?

15 feet to the backboard from behind the arc.


What is the square thing on the back of a basketball hoop called?

It is commonly known as a basketball backboard.


When a man says he wants you to stop calling what does it mean?

Stop Calling


If the ball goes off the rim and over the backboard is it out of bounds?

If the ball goes off the rim and over the backboard then it is out of bounds. If it goes off the rim and hits the top of the backboard but falls back in play on the front side of the backboard, then it isn't out of bounds.


What the rim is attached to?

The backboard.


What is a rim attached to?

A backboard