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No, it is not consider a traveling vioation. If the ref considers it a shot, the shooter can even catch their own "air ball" without it being a violation.

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Q: Is it considered traveling or some other violation for a player to shoot the ball not a free throw shot hit the backboard but miss the rim and then get his own rebound?
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If you rebound your own air ball without the opposing team touching the ball what violation would it be What violation would it be called?

I think that would be considered traveling. You are advancing the ball without dribbling.

What is it called when the ball bounces off the backboard or the trim in basketball?

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Can you jump and shoot the ball off the backboard come down and get your own rebound and go back up and shoot the ball again?

Yes, as long as the ball hits some part of the goal, its not traveling.

What is rebounding in basketball?

If the ball bounces off the backboard or rim and you catch it before it hits the ground it counts as a rebound.

Is tipping the ball to a teammate a rebound?

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If a basketball player throws the ball off the backboard the ball does not hit the rim and he catches the ball is that travelling?

Probably no. If you shoot it OVER the rim and it hits nothing, it will go out of bounds and be awarded to the other team.If the shot is from the corner, a team mate could get a rebound and pass it back.So, possibly, but not likely.AnswerNo, that would be considered travelling. Well think about this if you shoot the ball over the backboard it will likely go out of court and tha ball will be awarded to the other team. but also even if you did shoot the ball over the backboard it is called a voilation of the rules so the other team will get the ball so most likely the other team will get the basketball even if the same team catches the ball

How do you write rebound in a sentence?

Rebound is used as a verb that means to recoil, bounce, or ricochet. As a noun, it means a recoil, bounce, ricochet, or repercussion. Example sentences: As a verb: You will rebound from this disappointment before you know it. As a noun: The rebound off the backboard put the ball right into the basket!

Can you get the rebound if it only hits the backboard?

Not all lay-ups hit the backboard for example a finger roll.

During a freethrow can you throw the Basketball against the backboard in order to get the rebound?

yes you can. in fact there is a recent, and very popular event where Kobe Bryant threw the ball off the backboard, followed it in and dunked it. i believe there is a video on youtube about it.

Nba rebound their own miss even if it does not touch the rim or backboard?

If a player shoots and it doesn't hit the backboard or rim, and they catch it before it hits the floor, it's a travel. The ball either has to: a) Hit the rim or backboard. b) Hit the ground before the player can retain possession again.

Can a shooter rebound his air ball?

Not in the NBA- that is called a travel. In the NCAA, yes, provided it is a bonefide shot attempt, in the opinion of the official. Rule 9, paragraph 6 of the NCAA Rule Book indicates that any shot attempt constitutes a loose ball and hence, anyone can recover it.