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When is a free throw awarded?

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A free throw is awarded when a defensive player makes a foul upon an offensive player when the offensive player is attempting to shoot.

A foul is given if a defensive player:

- takes hold of an offensive player

- pushes an offensive player

- hits an offensive player

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How many points are awarded for a free throw in basketball?

only one point is awarded for a free throw.


In what sport would you be awarded a free throw?

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In the NBA if a player gets fouled on the 3 pointer line Does he get to shot 3 times at the free throw line?

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Personal contact with the opponent for which a free throw or out of bounds play is awarded?

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