Some people may have noticed the play in last nights 76ers v Lakers game the play where Ben Simmons goes for a dunk and misses. The ball bounces off the back of the rim through the air to the other side of half where a 76ers player grabs it. So my question/ what Im seeking clarification on is this: if a team shoots the ball and the rebound bounces into the back court and it is recovered, is it not a violation?
Rebound is a new possesion
it is not a violation.
A rebound means you lost possession at some point and youre regaining it. Backcourt violation is only if you maintained possession the whole time and nothing made you lose it. If a dude pokes it out of your hand, you can go back and get it. If you lost