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# What is gaining control of a missed shot in basketball called?

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it is called rebounding
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  A hook shot

A rebound.

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# Does a missed shot due to a foul count against a players shot percentage in basketball?

  No, the thought being that the foul did not allow the player to have a fair attempt at making the shot.

# Why is the three-point shot called from downtown in basketball?

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

# Why is a layup in basketball called a crip shot?

I'm from Chicago, and have heard this term for over 25 years. We called it a crip' when I was young because 'anybody' should be able to make one; even a crippled person. Hence

# In a basketball game if the ball hits the backboard then goes into the basket what is this shot called?

  Answer   It is called a "bank" shot.

# When a person is fouled while shooting in basketball do they get one free throw if the shot is missed?

No, if you are fouled and miss the shot, you get 2 free throws. If  you are fouled and make the shot, you only get 1 free throw. If the  foul is judged to be flagrant, then

a rebound

# When one grabs the ball after a missed shot in basketball?

When one grabs the ball after a missed shot in basketball they have  rebounded the ball.

An airshot.

# Why do you have to call a bank shot in basketball?

so people don't think you made it by luck

Free throw

# Basketball player Chauncey Billups of the Detroit Pistons makes free throw shots 88 percent of the time Find the probability that he misses his first shot and makes the second?

10.56% The probability that he misses his first shot is 12%. The probability that he makes the second shot is 88%. The probability of missing the first shot and making the s

# What is a wing shot in basketball?

  Answer   Rebounding is one of the most important  aspects of winning basketball games. Offensive rebounding gives your  team extra chances, and free throw opport

  Layup.

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