basketball hoop

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: hoop - horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketballbasketball hoop - horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball
basketball equipment - sports equipment used in playing basketball
goal - game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points
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uk Kids indoor basketball hoop play set, with ball and pump, PS17.
With 20-year afternoon sports talker John Gambadoro on the air, a swarm of bees decided to make a hive on the net of a basketball hoop it set up for game-day fans to use before the 6:20pm Pacific start.
Abalos was playing with his friends at the empty lot where residents had set up an improvised basketball hoop.
The gym features spin bikes, rowers, weight lifting equipment, a basketball hoop, golf simulator, shower facilities and more.
Under the tutelage of one of their older sisters, they decide on an ice-breaker; each writes a letter to their future self to be shared under the same basketball hoop the day they graduate.
I was recently watching the great sports movie "Hoosiers" on television, and one of my favorite scenes is when the coach played by Gene Hackman measures out the dimensions of the basketball hoop to demonstrate to his players that there was nothing to fear because all basketball courts are the same.
A basketball hoop has been installed at the Academy of Light and Poyet has been to watch the Newcastle Eagles, the nation's top team.
What is the official height of a basketball hoop from the floor?
Also inside is a fully equipped on-site gym, foosball and ping pong tables, basketball hoop, pool, oversized dining and recreation area with couches, beanbags and Xbox on the big screen.
Last month, a boy had to be pulled free after he got stuck in a basketball hoop in Prestatyn.
Miller will try out four different jobs alongside Jazz employees, including a halftime performer and a human basketball hoop.
Jenny DeGroot, the lead sea otter keeper at Oregon Zoo, trained Eddie to shoot a small ball through a plastic basketball hoop.