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A player in a sport with goals, such as a guard in basketball, who initiates offensive plays.
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(General Sporting Terms) sport a player whose role is to create scoring opportunities for his or her team-mates
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an offensive player, as in basketball or ice hockey, who executes plays designed to put one or more teammates in a position to score.
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|Noun||1.||playmaker - a player in a team sport who leads attacks or maneuvers in such a way that a teammate can score|
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