basketball backboard

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: backboard - a raised vertical board with basket attachedbasketball backboard - a raised vertical board with basket attached; used to play basketball; "he banked the shot off the backboard"
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
game equipment - equipment or apparatus used in playing a game
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He went on to a 20-year career with the Harlem Globetrotters, earning his nickname by allegedly snatching a quarter from the top of a basketball backboard on a bet.
She relies upon a custom-built stage, automated rigging, and a performer flying system to be dropped onto the stage from a giant pair of lips as well as shoot hoops on a larger-than-life basketball backboard.
QMY GRANDSON wants me to fit a basketball backboard and hoop to an outside wall.
My grandson wants a basketball backboard and hoop fixed to an outside wall.
The golf tourney, held along the halls of RMA's SA-1 offices, featured a hole that required golfers to knock the ball through the small mouth of a red "fish" the size of a basketball backboard and into the cup on the other side.
He has come a long way since he and his brother shattered that basketball backboard ?
Qualcomm demonstrated a basketball game played with a printout of a basketball backboard fixed to a wall.
Find your best bra, whether you're flat as a basketball backboard or you're overflowing outta your C-cup.
Estes admits he doctored a photograph of a No Parking sign with the guy's name, listed all his negative attributes and glued the sign to the basketball backboard. The guy was humiliated but it only served to intensify his hostility.
* Players should be discouraged from raising the take-off area under a basketball backboard.
They can leap twelve feet into the air (as high as the top of a basketball backboard).
The quick wit of Maxine is highlighted in a stationery portfolio, a freezer mug, a cross-stitch kit, window signs, a pest swatter, a basketball backboard and jumbo playing cards.