home court

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Noun1.home court - (basketball) the court where the host team plays its home games
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
basketball court - the court on which basketball is played
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"But if we can play as good as I know we can, I''m confident we can get that valuable win to give us home court advantage for the play-offs."
BEIRUT: Champville collected all the spoils Saturday as their 87-81 win over Riyadi sees them finish top of the league, securing home court advantage and the top seed for the Final Four playoffs.
The Hawks (38-25) have the fourth-best record in the East, which as long as they finish with a better record than Boston (37-27) would give them home court in a 4-5 match-up against the Celtics even though the Celtics are going to be considered a top four seed by virtue of having clinched the Atlantic Division title.
"It could have been even better for us and few teams will restrict the Mavericks to 50 goals on their home court this season."
COVENTRY Crusaders head coach Scott Neely insists his side can still gain home court advantage for the Division One play-offs.
Manchester, who defeated UWIC, nabbed fourth along with the last spot for home court advantage.
"It's always good to defend your home court, and we were able to get one on the road.
THE LA Lakers give up 1.5pts when they face the Houston Rockets tonight when the Texan side have home court advantage as they looking to square their play-off series 2-2, writes Dexter King.
1 seed on its home court should Arizona win its first game of the tournament.
Not only do we avoid pre-qualifying, but we won on our home court and appear to be gelling as a team."
It's not enough that San Beda will be playing against Emilio Aguinaldo College in its home court. The Lions will also be facing a Generals squad coming off a huge upset over Lyceum.
Gilas Pilipinas to enjoy home court edge away from home !-- -- Well-bonded Nationals hopeful of repeat vs Qataris