What is a team foul in basketball?

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It's the total number of fouls made by players on a team.

A team foul is when a player commits a 'personal foul' but it is seen as dangerous so it is also counted against his/her team fouls. It is seen as 'over the limit'.

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The total fouls that everyone on the team has committed.

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