For the Week ending 01/13/06
Directions: Choose the word that matches with the definition and appropriately fits into the blank space in the sentence.
a floor violation when the ball handler takes too many steps without dribbling
With five seconds left and anxious to score the winning field goal, Iverson was called for _______ before his layup.
the penalty for a violation of conduct, such as abusive language or fighting
Because of his behavior on the court, Dennis Rodman was charged with many _______.
an offensive foul violation which occurs when an offensive player runs into a stationary defender opponent
Aggressive offensive play leads to _______ fouls.
excessive contact committed against an opponent
To stop Shaquille O'Neill's domanance under the basket, his oponents can't help being called for _______.
a foul committed while neither team has possession of the ball (for example while going for a rebound)
If you are playing center, you are more likely to commit a _______.