Charity Stripe

What does charity stripe mean?

Free throw line

A basketball term that refers to the line that free throws are shot from on a basketball court.

A free throw is an uncontested shot that is awarded to a player who has been fouled. The "charity" part of the term plays off of the "free" part of "free throw."


And that foul will send Wiggins to the charity stripe

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Updated May 27, 2015

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