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When was the two-point shot added to basketball?

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The two point shot has always existed in basketball.
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What is a 'three-point' shot in basketball?

  Answer     Outside of the "key", but in the same half of the court, there is another line, roughly in the shape of a half circle. Shots made from outside of th

When was the 3 point shot added?

The ABA adopted it in 1967. The NBA adopted it in 1979. The NCAA Southern Conference adopted it in 1980. It was adopted nation wide by the NCAA in 1986.
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Where is a 1 point shot made in basketball?

From the free-throw line, after a player has drawn a foul while attempting a shot on the basket. Depending on where they attempted their shot from, they will take 2 or 3 shots