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How to Throw an Overhead Pass in Basketball (3-Step Guide)

While not as common as the chest pass or bounce pass, an overhead pass is a necessary alternative that can and should be used in specific situations.

Overhead passes are sometimes used to “slingshot” the ball further than a typical chest or bounce pass, and are also regularly used when guarded closely by a defender.

The text below will help you figure out the right situations in which to throw an overhead pass, and we’ll also go over the correct technique.

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How Long Is A Basketball Game? (All Levels Answered)

Whether you’re an excited fan ready to go see your favorite team or a concerned parent worried that you may not be able to make it to your kids basketball game…

You’re probably wondering, “exactly how long is a basketball game?”

In this post we’ll go over the average length of a game in all the different levels of basketball, including the youth leagues, high school, college, FIBA and finally the NBA.

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