When in basketball do you earn a three pointer?
When you shoot from the three pointer line which is behind the foul line.
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…
When you have the basketball, you dribble across the court, and shoot into the hoops (Or you can pass). If you do that without a foul, you get two points. If you shoot from the three-pointer line, you get three points. You can also do free shots, but you'll need to receive a foul for that. If you make one, you get a point, make both, you get two. The team with most point wins!