charity shot


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Noun1.charity shot - an unhindered basketball shot from the foul linecharity shot - an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul
basketball shot - throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
one-and-one - a foul shot that must be made in order to earn the right to a second foul shot
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The final quarter was full of excitement, but ultimately it was Kyle Clark's single charity shot and a couple from centre Isaac Humphries that saw the runners-up through safely.
Following Cuna's charity shot, Bahrain Limo still had a chance to win the game with a basket on the opposite end.
With 6 seconds left, the black shirts' Oumar Seck was fouled, made the first charity shot to tie the count at 98-all but muffed the second.
8239;All proceeds from the charity shot named “FRC” will benefit services for foster kids.
Just before his charity shot, Mohammed Hussain made a crucial three-pointer that gave the Bahrainis the lead for good, 81-80, with 49 seconds remaining in overtime.
The Filipinos refused to yield as Douglas Kramer stole a basket with a charity shot to draw level 70-70.
They added a further 21 points in the second quarter with Masiglat leading all players with nine points including a charity shot.
Hassan Nairouz then added a free-throw to make it 70-65, and another charity shot apiece from Siakam and Manama's Ahmed Abdulaziz pegged the final score.
After Malabes made another charity shot to start the fourth, Manama sharp-shooters Hussain and Hassan buried back-to-back baskets from beyond the arc, once again extending the gap to nine and effectively halting any Muharraq resurgence.
Ahli battled back in the third period and took a 49-44 lead on a Jameel charity shot, but a Simpson three-point play sparked a 9-0 run that helped Hala go ahead 53-52 lead heading into the final quarter.
BMW got the chance to recover when Ford's center and leading scorer Domingo Apuyan committed a foul and Gayo converted his charity shots to put the score at 70-70.
Still, the guard finished with a team-high 17 points, including the final charity shots to ice the victory.