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# What is the shot called when a basketball is banked off the backboard?

# What is the thickness of the backboard in basketball?

2/8ths on crap, 1/2 inch on NBA

# How big is the box on the basketball backboard?

The box inside the backboard of a basketball goal has an area of 0.59 meters by 0.45 meters. The bottom of the box sits 0.15 meters above the bottom edge of the backboard.…

# Who are the basketball players who have smashed the backboard?

Shaq, Micheal Jordan Lebron in high school and vince sanity carter in high school.

# What are the standard dimensions for a basketball backboard?

1/2 inch thick by 42 inches high by 72 inches wide. The official backboard in the NBA measures 3.5 feet high and 6 feet wide. Usually, it is made from tempered gla…ss or fiberglass. Somewhere at the middle part of the backboard is a rectangle, which is used primarily for making bank shots. It measures 1.5 feet high and 2 feet wide. The linesconstituting the rectangle must have a width of 2 inches. Connected to the backboard is the rim, where the players must shoot the ball inside in order to score. This important part must have an 18-inch diameter. In terms of height, it must be positioned exactly 10 feet above the ground.

# 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.

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

so people don't think you made it by luck

# What is the height of the basketball backboard?

If you are just needing the dimensions of the backboard itself - the backboard is 42" in height and 72" in width.

# What is the square on a basketball backboard called?

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# What is the length and width of a basketball backboard?

Basketball backboards actually come in many shapes and sizes. However, a backboard used in the NBA measure 72 inches long and 42 inches tall.

# If a basketball is shot and hits the top of the backboard is it out of bounds?

Only if it stays there. If it comes down inside the lines, then it's still in play. If the ball touches the very top of the backboard it is considered and declared out of bou…nds to most referees.

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# What size is the square on a basketball backboard?

2 by 2

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# What is the square area called on basketball backboard?

Answer Box Square area painted or taped above the rim on the backboard.

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# How much does a basketball backboard cost?

30

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# What is the official size of basketball backboard?

The backboard shall be a rectangle measuring 6' horizontally and 3 1/2' vertically. The front surface shall be flat and transparent. www.basketball.com/nba/rules/rule1.shtml

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# What dimensions are a rounded basketball backboard?

The dimensions for a rounded basketball backboard in the NCAA is only slightly different than the dimensions for a rounded basketball backboard in the NBA. NCAA regulation…s allow the basketball backboard to be 4 feet high,ĂŠwhile the NBA requires that the basketball backboard be no more than 3 1/2 feet high.