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jump shot

n. Basketball
A shot made by a player at the highest point of a jump. Also called jumper1.

jump shooter n.

jump shot

n
(Basketball) basketball a shot at the basket made by a player releasing the ball at the highest point of a leap

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n.
a basketball shot made by releasing the ball at the peak of a vertical leap.
[1905–10]

jump shot

Shot where a player causes the cue ball to rise from the bed of the table.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jump shot - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jumpjump shot - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump
basketball shot - throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
basketball, basketball game, hoops - a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop
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It included a pair of Moshe Rogers free throws, a second-chance jumpshot by point guard Trae Brown and a basket in the lane from senior guard Damian Virgen, who finished with 14 points.
Instead, see every setback as an opportunity for how you can make things work better in the future, whether it's spending more time on your jumpshot or carving out extra hours for that monster pile of homework.
Further, a comprehensive analysis of consumer behavior conducted by marketing analytics company Jumpshot found that these local news websites are as much as six times more likely than the general web population to reach engaged consumers in the retail, automotive, real estate and travel spaces.
Founded by cybersecurity veterans Ted Ross (former CEO of Exodus Intelligence and head of Threat Intelligence at HP) and David Endler (former CEO of Jumpshot and head of security research for TippingPoint and iDefense), the Austin-based company has built a breach discovery platform that notifies organizations through email or API when their most valued online assets are exposed on the dark web.
As overtime progressed it was a tied game when Parks landed a treble, and it looked like the Eagles were going to secure second spot when Parks' jumpshot put them ahead with 16 seconds left.
The Flyers' main threat this season has been Hameed Ali, who leads the charts for both assists and points scored (22 and 78) and he got on the scoreboard with an excellently taken two-point jumpshot.
2 seconds left to break a 79-all tie was the most critical basket of the night, which came before Mercado himself forced Allen Durham to throw up a bad jumpshot that resulted in Tenorio being fouled for a split from the line with 13.
The next 11 seconds saw frantic action in which Mansour Elhadary missed a two-point jumpshot, team-mate Mohamed Yousuf Mohamed dunked his only three-pointer of the game to get Jaish's deficit down to a solitary point at 68-67 and a foul by Fadi Abilmona handed Rayyan free-throw opportunities.
According to social marketing and analytics software provider Jumpshot, Twitter and YouTube accounted for more than half of traffic to candidate websites.
From surprising your opponents with the all-new jumpshot move, which sends the ball flying down the court at a rate of knots, to the Mega Battles, where Mega Mushrooms can help you gain a big advantage over the competition, Ultra Smash leaves you in no doubt that this is a light-hearted, high energy encounter where OTT is the order of the day.
There is an all-new Jumpshot move, which sends the ball flying down the court and Mega Battles, where Mega Mushrooms help you gain an advantage over the competition.
Compete with family and friends in multiplayer - and surprise your opponents with a new move, the Jumpshot.