What Does Cookies Mean In Basketball? (Some Common Terms And Slang You Didn’t Know About Basketball!)

Cookies Mean In Basketball

If a ball handler loses the ball to a defender who successfully tipped it from his hand, and able to compel a turnover from the offense player dribbling, the defender would now say “cookie” and continue with the play. In this article, we are going to talk about the common slang and terms in the … Read more

Is It Good To Play Basketball On Double Rim? (I Bet You Don’t Know These Benefits Of Playing Basketball On Double Rim!)

Basketball On Double Rim

Shooting bricks or taking shots that you feel are nice can be challenging for most newbies of basketball since they only bounce out when they grab the rim. Playing basketball on a double rim has a lot of benefits. It delivers durability and strength and also helps you improve your basketball skills (especially shooting skills).  … Read more

What Is Stephen Curry’s Real Height?

Stephen Curry’s Real Height

We all have this common preconception that all basketball players are soaring giants, but a player still has to be the shortest amongst others on the court, and that credit typically goes to Stephen Curry. If you are talking about one of the greatest shooters of all time, Stephen Curry can not be underscored. He … Read more

Average Retirement Age For An NBA Player (There Is Always A Time For Hanging Those Sneakers!)

Average Retirement Age For An NBA Player

The Mid-thirties (36-39 years) is the average retirement age for an NBA player. An only a small number of professional players have managed to play past the age of forty. As a matter of fact, out of four thousand players who have ever participated in the NBA, only twenty-seven continue playing when they were forty.  … Read more

Can You Jump While Dribbling?

Jump While Dribbling

No! You cannot jump while you are dribbling. Once your pivot foot is off the ground, you must either pass or shoot the ball. This happens when players try to shot the ball but realized that their shots will be blocked by an opponent, so they decide to dribble instead. In this article, we are … Read more