To play and learn basketball, we need to understand what basketball means?
Basketball is a team sport, consisting of 2 teams, each team consisting of 5 players competing against each other on a rectangular field.
Two teams compete by throwing a 9.4-inch (24cm) basketball through the hoop of a 10-foot (3.048m) high, 18-inch (46cm) diameter basket mounted on a board at the top. each court and prevent the opponent from shooting into their own team’s basket.
A close shot within the specified range will count for 2 points, while shots from the 3-point line area are worth 3 points. After a foul, play is stopped and the player who was fouled or designated to throw a technical foul is provided with one or more one-point free throws. The team with the most points at the end of the match wins, but if the match ends in a draw, an additional period of play (overtime) is required.
The article “teaching to play basketball” will help you approach and improve your basketball playing skills better. Basketball players push the ball by bouncing it while walking or running (dribbling) or by passing it to a teammate. teams, both teams require basketball technique. When attacking, players can use many different methods such as laying up, shooting or dunk. When defending, they can steal the ball from a dribbler, make an interception, or block a shot. Offensive or defensive moves may be rebound shots, that is, a missed shot that bounces off the rim or backboard. It is an offense to lift or pull the supporting leg without dribbling, carry the ball or hold the ball with both hands and then continue dribbling.
Five players on each team will play in 5 different positions, the tallest player is usually the center, the tallest and strongest is the power forward, the slightly shorter but more agile player is the small forward, the shorter player , capable of handling the ball and throwing well will be the shooting guard and implementer of the coach’s tactics by managing the execution of offensive and defensive plays (play positioning), coordinating the ball is point guards. Unofficially, basketball can be played in three styles: three-on-three, two-on-two and one-on-one.