finger-roll


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Noun1.finger-roll - a basketball shot that rolls off the tips of the fingers into the basket
basketball shot - throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
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Antetokounmpo, one of the front-runners for National Basketball Association Most Valuable Player, closed out the period with consecutive baskets, including a finger-roll lay-up that gave the Bucks an 80-62 lead.
Antetokounmpo, one of the front-runners for NBA MVP, closed out the period with consecutive baskets, including a finger-roll layup that gave the Bucks an 80-62 lead.
Milwaukee took their biggest lead of the night 91-79 - on a driving Eric Bledsoe's finger-roll finish with 9:05 left to play.
Milwaukee took their biggest lead of the night 91-79 on a driving Eric Bledsoe's finger-roll finish with 9:05 left to play.Boston closed within five on Al Horford's driving layup less than two minutes later, but they would get no closer.
The Warriors followed with a 17-2 run that included five 3-pointers, four from Curry, whose finger-roll with 3:29 left in the period was the lone basket from inside the arc during the decisive run.
Three successive 3-pointers from the 26-year-old saw Lebanon's lead balloon to 11 points before Bassel Bawji's finger-roll had them up 37-24.
Lawrence snatched the miss at the defensive end for the Blue Raiders, and Leke made good at the offensive end, driving into the lane off the left wing for a finger-roll layup to make it 53-52 with 3.6 seconds left.