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Q: Most points you can get with a single shot in basketball?

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3 points. the only exception to this is if you are fouled while shooting a 3-point shot (and make it). Then you will get an opportunity to shoot one free throw (worth 1 more point). so in this situation you can score 4 points - but technically this is two shots, not a single shot.

A regular shot in basketball is 2 points, a shot that is thrown from past the 3-point line is worth 3 points, and a foul shot is worth one point.

2 Points

The most common shot in basketball is a layup.

A regular basket is worth 2 points in basketball. In basketball, a foul shot taken from the foul line is worth 1 point. A field goal, shot in normal play is worth 2 points. A shot taken outside the 3-point line will earn the successful attempt three points.

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3 points. the only exception to this is if you are fouled while shooting a 3-point shot (and make it). Then you will get an opportunity to shoot one free throw (worth 1 more point). so in this situation you can score 4 points - but technically this is two shots, not a single shot.

2 points

2 points

you get 2 points

A regular shot in basketball is 2 points, a shot that is thrown from past the 3-point line is worth 3 points, and a foul shot is worth one point.

2 Points

No the maximum points you can get in one shot is 3.

The most common shot in basketball is a layup.

The word shot in basketball or (NBA) means an attempt to score either two or three points.

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Theodore Papaluokas of Greece made 18 3pt. shots in a single professional basketball game.

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