During a free throw shot, players will line up on both sides of the lane. If they jump into the lane prior to the shot, it will be called a lane violation. If it was an offensive player, a made shot will not count. If it was a defensive player, a missed shot will not count and the shooter will get another try.
If the violation is by the offense, the ball is awarded to the opposing team on the sideline nearest the spot of the violation but no nearer to the baseline than the free throw line extended. If...
Offensive three-seconds: staying in the key for three seconds or more while on offense. Defensive three-seconds: a defensive player staying in the lane for longer than three seconds without guarding anyone. Eight-second violation: the offense fails to cross half court eight seconds after inbounding the ball.
If the team loses the ball out-of-bounds, then the other team can get control of the ball. A player must always put his/her hand on-top of the basketball while dribbling. Touching the bottom of the ball while still dribbling is referred to “Carrying the ball, ” and the ball will be given out to the other team.
Any violations and misconduct which detriments the game is called a technical foul. Usually the penalty for a technical foul is a free throw to the opponent team. Three in the Key. Any defense or offense player cannot remain in the lane for more than 3 seconds at a time. If the violation is committed, it results in change of ball possession. Traveling
Taking more than 'a step and a half' without dribbling the ball is traveling. Moving your pivot foot once you've stopped dribbling is traveling. Carrying/palming. When a player dribbles the ball with his hand too far to the side of or, sometimes, even under the ball.
Possession of Ball: If a player commits violation, the possession of the ball will go to the other team. If an offensive player commits violation, the ball goes to the defensive side. Here are all the types of violations a player can commit in a basketball game.
Double Dribbling. Double dribble is illegal dribble in a basketball game. This dribbling violation occurs when a player dribbles the ball with both hands concurrently or pursues to dribble after making the ball rest position in one or both hands. In such a case, the referee calls a dribbling violation.