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Noun1.basketeer - an athlete who plays basketballbasketeer - an athlete who plays basketball  
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
center - (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team
dribbler - a basketball player who is dribbling the ball to advance it
dunker - a basketball player who is able to make dunk shots
forward - the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
guard - the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
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The world's best basketeer told sportswriters the Dub Nation's big names 'are in their 20s and they don't show any signs of slowing down.
The focus this season is the Basketeer search for balance.
Even if you're a seasoned basketeer, you'll learn some new tricks as she adds a creative twist to standard gift basket styles with new methods, materials, and containers.
He earned acclaim as the greatest Filipino basketeer of all time.
But the millionpeso check handed to the greatest Filipino basketeer ever brings joy not only to King Caloy, but to Philippine sports as a whole.
The 2014 Small Basketeers of the Philippines (SBP)-Passerelle Mindanao regional qualifying tournament is now ongoing at the Xavier University gym in Cagayan de Oro with top elementary and high school teams clashing for spots for the national championships.
MTTS of Omar and Ricky Sedrome beat Tony's Basketeers 76-66 in the Orient Watch-JBL basketball tournament at Bin Mafouz court on Tahlia Street, Al Andalus District here.
After soccer, the studio shot hoops with "The Basketeers," using Franco-American NBA allstar Tony Parker for trans-Atlantic appeal.
It was the 1958 game against the US Star Basketeers and we saw some great basketball.
Ateneo-B and Don Bosco Technical Institute-Makati beat separate rivals for their second straight wins in the Small Basketeers Philippines competition of the Best Center-organized, Milo-sponsored SBP-Passerelle twin tournaments held over the weekend at the Xavier School gym.