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Let's say I pick up my dribble accidentally. Can I bounce the ball off the defenders leg and resume my dribble or is that an illegal move?

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You aren't bouncing it off the opposition, you are making a pass. As long as your pass doesn't infringe on sportsmanship it is perfectly legal. You would be possibly called for a tech if you throw it at an opponents face or overly hard at the upper part of their body. This is a judgment call by the referee. I have never seen someone called for a foul when they throw it off an opponents legs or lower body or bouncing it off their back.

  • I see. Appreciate the response. – chriso Oct 27 '18 at 9:35

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