Originally Posted by LeeD
I thought he was deliberately missing so his teamates would get the ball.
In high school, we had a great rebounding team. Coach asked all the freethrow shooters to aim for the back of the rim, to get the long bounce.
They did, we did our job, and secured over 70% of the rebounds off our deliberately missed free throws.
You know the ball has to hit the rim for the guys to try and rebound it right? Coming up 10 ft short on a free throw isnt a good idea in any way.