How to Shoot a Free Throw

Introduction: How to Shoot a Free Throw

Step 1: Get Fouled

Get fouled
When in the game if you go to shoot the ball and the opposing tea fouls you while you are shooting you get to shoot a free throw.

Step 2: Get Lined Up

There is a dot in the middle of the free throw lane. You can line up to that or if you have another preference then do that.

Step 3: Knees Bent Elbow In

Do your own routine. Bounce the ball however you want. Just remember you only 10 seconds. Bend your knees elbow in and follow through. Eyes on the rim. Focus

Step 4: Concentrate Follow Through

Shoot the ball. Use your legs get the ball to the basket. Don't focus on anything else but the basket and make it rain!

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    7 years ago

    Thanks for the advice!


    7 years ago on Introduction

    This is great!

    I used to teach kids shooting techniques in a former job, and we'd always say regarding the follow-through, "pretend you're trying to quickly steal a cookie out of the cookie jar on top of the fridge: flip the wrist and reach in with your fingers!"

    Just a tip: The 3rd photo in step 3 would make an excellent main photo for your intro!