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To play the basketball game you need: Basketball, Basketball Ring with net and Basketball Board.

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no because u have to use the back board to make it some times!

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A regulation backboard in the NBA has the dimensions 6 ft x 3.5 ft.

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how can a basketball be lifted in the air and then back to the floor and up to your hands again?

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as big as your mom.

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How do you shoot a basketball with more accuracy further away from the hoop and make it?

always aim for the back board. And practice makes perfect.

How far is the foul line from the basket in basketball?

It is 13 feet 9 inches from in back of the foul line to the center of the basket or goal, and 15 feet to the back board.

How far is the basketball ring from the top edge of the basketball board?

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Where does basketball get used?

A basketball gets used when you play basketball.

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The board above the basket is called the backboard.

Measurement of Basketball board?

I'm assuming we are talking about the back board which has a standard size of 6 feet wide, 3 1/2 feet tall, and 1/2 inch thick.

How do you keep track of score in basketball?

with the score board