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Basketball Glossary

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The basket is the place where players need to throw the Basketball. Players of two teams compete with each other to throw the Ball in the Basket or Pass their own team players to help in the process of throwing the ball into the Basket. Also, you can check our Post on Beginner’s Guide To Basketball Shooting Fundamentals for throwing the Ball Perfectly! The Basket is the most important thing in Basketball Game. It is like the Goal Post of Soccer or Football. And, the defender here is the Opponent Team! The baskets are also called Basketball Hoops.