three-point shot


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three-point shot

A basket scored from behind the 3-point line.
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But the opposition answered with a three-point shot courtesy of Oscar Oswald that tied the score at 70-all, and after a missed triple try by Dalph Panopio, Flynn Cameron made a layup for a 72-70 lead with 51 seconds left.
Like most people in the gym, Wilhelm watched with sometimes an incredulous look Tuesday night, as his Scouts exchanged three-point shot after three-point shot with host Libertyville in the teams' Class 4A sectional semifinal.
In another dramatic finish, Oklahoma City's Paul George missed a three-point shot at the buzzer and Minnesota held off the Thunder to win 114-112.
In the 2017 -- 2018 NBA season, CNO Financial pledged to donate USD 50 to the Pacers Foundation for every three-point shot scored by an Indiana Pacers player at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Nathan Glasscoe Smith nudged them ahead with a three-point shot and although Davies restored the Welsh advantage, some stirring defensive stops by Oulbisi paved the way for
However, the tide turned with a late Chester rally, which saw them overturn the deficit with less than two minutes remaining, and CoB could only watch as Daniel Belgrave's three-point shot to tie the game in the final moments wouldn't go down.
Following a brave effort throughout the game, Turkey snatched the victory against Australia thanks to shooting guard Emir Preldzic's three-point shot with 5 seconds left.
Castro, regarded as one of the best point guards in Asia, was whistled for a travelling violation after failing to get up a three-point shot against the defense of NBA veteran Pablo Prigioni.
A quick start from the Teesside players saw them extend their lead through Nelson with a brilliant three-point shot. But they were pegged back again via two free throws and a great three-pointer of their own.
We argue that the fraction of three-point shot attempts acts as a measure of the chosen risk.
The match was tight in the end as Russia nailed a three-point shot with just 50 seconds remaining to close the gap to two points, but Cambage sealed the result with two free throws in her best game of the tournament, scoring 17 points and grabbing 11 rebounds.
From this it is predicted that the defense, who wants to minimize the expected points scored by the offense in the possession, shifts its defensive strategy away from guarding against the more challenging three-point shot. This counteracts the difficulty of the strategy, or rather, strategically offsets the policy.