basketball play

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: play - a play executed by a basketball teambasketball play - a play executed by a basketball team
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
play - a preset plan of action in team sports; "the coach drew up the plays for her team"
pick - a basketball maneuver; obstructing an opponent with one's body; "he was called for setting an illegal pick"
switch - a basketball maneuver; two defensive players shift assignments so that each guards the player usually guarded by the other
give-and-go - a basketball maneuver; one offensive player passes the ball to another, then runs toward the basket to take a return pass
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Locals said a cordon was established on the nearby field close to a basketball play area, with police at the scene throughout much of August 4.
'The foul of Pogoy on Christopher Goulding was an offensive foul, it was a basketball play, but [Daniel Kickert] was the one who came in and decked Pogoy ...
"So when he did that, the foul of Pogoy on Goulding was an offensive foul, it was a basketball play, but he (Kickert) was the one who came in and decked Pogoy.
Next season will see Liverpool Basketball play in the following EB basketball leagues: Division 3, Division 4, U18, U16 and U14.
"No, it was just me making a basketball play. I always know where Maxie is going to be.
Rehabilitation of the football & the basketball play courts at the Faculty of Agriculture.
"Mens' basketball and women's basketball play 30 games in a year," says Anne Jorgensen, associate athletic director for student-athlete academic services.
Through the "Perfect Play" promo, fans can vote for the top NCAA men's basketball play each week and register for a chance to make a half-court shot that will net the winner a $1 million prize during the 2012 NCAA Final Four Men's Basketball Championship.
based upon one aspect of a momentum model (Vallerand, Colavecchio, & Pelletier, 1992), recently, one goal of a momentum study (Burke, et al., 1997) was to investigate spectators' views of momentum who watched a video tape of one quarter portion of a professional basketball play off game.
The simplest PiK scheme, the PiK and Roll (named for a basketball play) works like this.
Charles East in DuKane Conference boys basketball play.