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# What is the correct weight for a basketball?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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15y ago

Since "air" does not weigh anything, the overall weight then of the Basketball would be the same if inflated or deflated.

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16y ago

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13y ago

The NBA ball is 22 ounces, I belive the official rules are a renge of 20 -22 ounces

Wiki User

13y ago

the weight of a basketball is usually around 20 ounces. or a pund and 4 ounces. hope this answers your quesion.

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15y ago

29.5 men 28.5 women

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