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When in basketball do you earn a three pointer?


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2007-05-20 21:28:19
2007-05-20 21:28:19

When you shoot from the three pointer line which is behind the foul line.


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he shoots a basket from three yards away making it a three pointer

Ronnie Carr sank the first three pointer in 1980.

A field goal in basketball is also called a three pointer. A three pointer is when a player shoots the ball outside the three point line and makes it.

No there are not. The highest point you can get is a three pointer.

The three pointer entered high school as soon as the NBA created the three point shot.

20 feet from the basketball rim.

A Two pointer is when the basket ball is shot from inside the three point line, it can be called a regular basket

Through a three pointer. If you are successful you will make the basket. SIMPLE!

This is because some have the college 3 pointer AND the Pro 3 pointer.

There are no "goals" in basketball. You score by making a two-pointer (inside the three-point line), a three-pointer outside of the three point line), or a free throw which is worth one point( you get those if you get fouled inside the paint).

A three pointer shot is above the free throw line. If you want to make it, try perfecting your shot.

The three pointer is the most missed shot.

No matter where you shoot from, after the three point arc it just counts as a three pointer.

you shoot a 3 point shot and make it or a and 1 on a 2 pointer

When a player scores a basket within the three-pointer semi circle.

1 pointer-free throw 2 pointer-shot made within the 3 point line 3 pointer-shot made behind the 3 point line

If you are standing behind the three point line, the arc going around the hoop, it is a three-pointer. Any other shot is a two-pointer.

There is the key which is where the hoop is and its like and arch you stand on the line near the end of the key

A 3 or a three pointer is a type of shot that is taken from various places from around the three-point line. If you get the shot, then 3 points is awarded to your team. However, you must not step inside the three point line whilst shooting or else it will only be counted as a two pointer. If you are shooting a three-pointer and you are fouled in the process, instead of receiving a two shot penalty, you receive a three shot penalty.

hook shot, floater, three pointer, lay-up, jumpshot, free throw, dunk

say if it was in basketball and you didnt see the dunk or three pointer they made well with technology you could see the replay.

NO... there is no 10 pointers in the NBA ...

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