double dribble

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an illegal dribble in basketball (the player uses both hands to dribble or the player starts to dribble a second time after coming to a stop)

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He lost one possession on a charging call and another on a double-dribble call, with the Lakers trailing 92-89 and less than a minute to play.
Eagle Rock's Kelly Hood turned the ball over on a double-dribble.
Northridge got called for five offensive fouls and several traveling and double-dribble violations.
Becker was called for a double-dribble with five seconds left for a turnover.
Rafael Berumen, who scored 24 points, but none in the fourth quarter, was called for double-dribble as he tried to make a move near the top of the key.