Basketball Turnovers

Chapter 8

In this chapter, we will be learning about turnovers in a basketball game. By the end of this chapter you'll understand rebounds, steals, and turnovers related to fouls and violations in basketball.


A turnover is a change of possession without a score in basketball. There are five (5) types of turnovers in basketball you should know:

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What We'll Be Learning

First, we will learn about the concept of a turnover. Next, we will discuss each type of turnover in basketball separately. By the end of this chapter, you'll know what a turnover is and how it affects the outcome of a basketball game.

Glossary Terms

At any point, you can go to our basketball glossary and look up any of the terms discussed in these chapters. Here are all the terms we will be covering related to putting the ball into play:

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