pick-and-roll

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pick-and-roll

(pĭk′ən-rōl′)
n. Basketball
An offensive play in which a player stops to block a defender for a teammate handling the ball and then slips behind the defender to accept a pass.
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If the dribbler (1) cannot turn the corner and drive all of the way to the basket, he will look for a pick and roll with 5.
As if Stern is going to come out of the stands and help them defend against the Jazz's famed pick and roll.
Running one pick and roll after another, they combined for 15 fourth-quarter points.
That's the best we can do with their pick and roll.
The Jazz) is going to make some shots out of the pick and roll, because they run it so frequently,'' he said.
SINCE THE BEST OFFENSE in basketball is simply beating your man to the hoop, we have devised a defensive drill that focuses on the control of both offensive penetration and the pick and roll play.
If 3 decides to set a screen for 1, the play may wind up with a pick and roll between 1 and 3.
We use all of our choices to defend the pick and roll.
We defend the pick and roll from the wing, elbow, corner, and top of the key.
A he pick and roll has been a staple of the NBA for years, primarily because of the 24-second clock.
Following are eight ways to defense the pick and roll.
1, setting up the pick and roll with a ball reversal from #1 to #2 to #3, with #2 then cutting around the stagger screen (by #4 and #1), while #5 steps out for the p.