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Jump shot, layup, and [slam] dunk.
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Freddie Brown graduated from downtown Milwaukee's Lincoln High  School in 1967, where other high schools gave him his nickname  "Downtown Freddie" Brown, and he was often am

Who made the first three point shot in basketball?

Ronnie Carr of Western Carolina made college basketball's first 3-point shot in 1980.   Chris Ford of the Boston Celtics made the NBA's first 3-point shot in 1979.

When was the three point shot added to basketball?

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What are the three main types of passes in basketball?

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What are the types of basketball shot?

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What are three types of basketball passes?

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First three point shot in college basketball?

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