in-bounds


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Related to in-bounds: out of bounds, leaps and bounds, knows no bounds
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Adj.1.in-bounds - between the first and third base lines
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
fair - (of a baseball) hit between the foul lines; "he hit a fair ball over the third base bag"
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In the closing seconds of Game 7 of the 1965 Eastern Conference Finals, Havlicek tipped Hal Greer's in-bounds pass to Celtics teammate Sam Jones to secure a Boston victory.
Crested Butte features 638 developed acres and another 550 acres of extreme in-bounds terrain that's a mismatch for "the average skier from Oklahoma or Texas," Sale says, "Two to three clays on our mountain and people are looking for more.
The Tigers weren't finished, however, as senior Elise Nord side-armed a full-court pass to Christina Puderbaugh on the in-bounds play.
For families looking for a bit more adventure on the slopes, Keystone Adventure Tours (KAT) provide an in-bounds cat skiing experience accessible to high-intermediate skiers and riders.
The family-friendly area boasts 1,150 acres of in-bounds terrain, three lifts and a vertical rise of 1,425 feet.
And prior to the in-bounds pass, while the Bulls were still huddling, I remember my mom whispering to my dad, "Well, who do you think they'll pass it to?
After a time out, Wade fumbled the in-bounds pass and sent the ball to Mike Miller, who missed a desperation 28-footer.
Bryant ensured the streak would end at three by scoring on the Lakers' customary last-second in-bounds play.
What Is In-Bounds and Out-of-Bounds in Salary Arbitration
There was one second left on the clock when Mo Williams launched the in-bounds pass to James, who was under tough pressure from Hedo Turkoglu but still made the three-pointer.
A pair of Georgetown defenders stood helplessly over Villanova guard Gary McLain, who had landed on his stomach to control the in-bounds pass in the final two seconds.
Another philosophy is to trap the first pass made to the receiver in the deep corner, while another defensive thought is to remove the defender on the "Trigger" and place him either in the lane, as a centerfielder or to double-team and deny the most likely in-bounds receiver.