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Old 08-13-2010, 01:40 PM   #4
Rake2204
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Default Re: anyone else here able to grip the ball w/ one hand and not the other?

Yeah I think that's pretty normal for non-NBA freaks. In fact, even a large portion of league guys clearly have a looser grip on the rock with their off hand. Every now and again, a guy like Carlos Boozer will come around though who can use each hand just as effectively.

Me personally, I'm 6'3'' and can only palm a basketball with my right hand on a nice humid day with a fresh indoor (or rubber) ball. I tell ya, it'd be a heck of a lot easier to dunk better if I could palm a rock.
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