Tuesday, March 12th’s “Off the Rim” Column Topic will be entitled the Rule that Revolutionized the Game of Basketball.
Which one is it?
1. legalizing the dunk?
2. Stopping the clock everytime the whistle blows, instead of just on fouls, timeouts and jumps? Which added another full quarter to every game
3. 3 point shot?
4. Eliminating jump balls, except to start the game or any overtime period and going to the alternating posession arrow?
5. Eliminating “Sudden Death Overtimes”?
6. Widening the free throw lane from 6 feet to 12 feet?