T technical foul. Also simply called a technical or abbreviated as T. A foul assessed for unsportsmanlike behavior that does not involve physical contact and for some procedural violations (for example, having too many players on the court or calling a timeout when none remain).
An area where the defender can’t block a pass with his or her arm. Penetrating Dribble- A dribbling action that penetrates the defense by movement toward the basket. An entry action by the guards to initiate the offense. Penetrating Pass- A pass that goes through the defense as an entry action by the guards to initiate the offense.
t) Team, Teammate, Technical, Terror, Test(ing), Therapeutic, Therapy, Three-pointer, Tie, Time, Timeout, Timing, Tone, Torso, Tournament, Trail, Trainer, Training, Transform(ation), Tremors, Trot, Turnover(s)
Transition: A team switches from offense to defense, and visa versa. Trap: Two defense players team up on the ball handler. Traveling: Also known as "walking"; a violation in which the ball handler takes fewer than two steps without dribbling, or holds the ball while changing or moving the pivot foot.
250+ Basketball Terms You Must Know-- 1, 2, 3 --1-2-1-1 Press-A true full-court press with many possible variations. The goal of the press is to trap the basketball immediately after it has been inbounded into play.
Taunting. Team Foul. Technical Foul. Tee Pad (Disc Golf) Third Base. Third-And-Long. Third Base Coach. Three-And-Out. Three-Bagger.
With the sport being over 100 years old and the popularity growing international, the list of basketball terms to describe all parts of the game continue to grow. Below is a comprehensive list of basketball terms to help educate fans of all levels. # 15 footer 2-For-1 2 Pointer 2-3 Zone Defense 24-Second Violation 3-Second Violation 5-Second Violation
T. The key-Usually the painted area, from the free throw line to the basket. The paintThe KEY is a more commonly used basketball phrase than the paint. See THE KEY.