Thread: calling travel?
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Old 03-07-2013, 09:36 AM   #3
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Default Re: calling travel?

Originally Posted by miggyme1
where im from...we call fouls and travels,double dribbles. we dont call charges...but i feel like in any game u have to call fouls and traveling.its just the two basic rules everybody must abide by when hoopin....traveling is a MAJOR violation

This drives me nuts as well. I play with some pretty good players who travel and carry regularly and calling it seems to do no good. I think the problem is they aren't called as much in the NCAA now and definitely not in the NBA. Any time the ball comes to rest in a players hand it is a carry yet players pass the halfway point all the time. Any time you lift and plant your pivot foot it is a travel but most players now catch then set their feet which is a travel.
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