How to Add a Backboard and Hoop to an Existing Basketball Pole?

Answer Old PoleDo you have an old basketball pole in your yard? Do you want a very inexpensive way to add the backboard and hoop so you can play? Go to your home improvement store for the few materials; t... Read More »

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How big is a basketball backboard?

Every basketball hoop includes a cylindrical rim and a backboard. Official NBA rules mandate that the dimensions of a basketball backboard measure six feet horizontally and 3.5 feet vertically. The... Read More »

How to Break the Backboard in Basketball?

One of the most eye-catching and dangerous plays in basketball happens by accident. In rare occasions, a player will charge toward the basket in position for a slam dunk, then jump in the air, grab... Read More »

Is the top of the basketball backboard out of bounds?

No, the top of the backboard is not out of bounds. The basketball is considered out of bounds in connection with the backboard if it (1) goes over the top of the backboard, (2) touches the supports... Read More »

How high should a backboard be in basketball?

The top of basketball backboards should be 13 feet above the floor. The rim, which is attached to the backboard, must be 10 feet above the floor to be considered regulation in the United States.Sou... Read More »