basketball court


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Noun1.basketball court - the court on which basketball is playedbasketball court - the court on which basketball is played
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
court - a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played; "players had to reserve a court in advance"
free throw lane - a lane on a basketball court extending from the end line to 15 feet in front of the backboard; players may not enter this lane during a free throw
home court - (basketball) the court where the host team plays its home games
paint, key - (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court; "he hit a jump shot from the top of the key"; "he dominates play in the paint"
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"The plans have been designed with the help of nine 13 to 19-year-olds, who regularly use the basketball court," he said.
On the basketball court, he could execute spur-of-the-moment shots from just about anywhere on the floor--and make them.
He shares a strategy for living that is as appropriate for the basketball court as it is for the "court of life." Using anecdotes from a coaching career that mantled nearly twenty years and from his experience as the father of three children, Byrdsong presents a game plan for parents to teach their children how to reach their greatest potential.
MIKE DOWNEY in the Los Angeles Times, on the unfairness of life on the basketball court: "Laker fans have to pay $1,150 a ticket for front-row tickets.
KARACHI -- Karachi Basketball Association is organizing two-day trials for selection of Karachi Basketball Team from February 9 and 10, at 7 pm, in the Arambagh Basketball Court here.
Tenders are invited for Construction of basketball court
Even though he has been unstoppable in the basketball court, Kouame said he wants to be seen more than as an athlete.
'During his visit to the auditorium where the students were martyred, the chief justice expressed his annoyance over the establishment of basketball court in the hall.
Rodel Batocabe said the cost in the conversion of open-air basketball court and multipurpose plazas could save government at least 80 percent of the estimated budget for developing new evacuation centers.
Divisional sports department organized the floodlit events at basketball court sports complex.
Amenities include a swimming pool, wading pool, playgrounds, basketball court, and laundry facilities.
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