professional basketball

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Noun1.professional basketball - playing basketball for moneyprofessional basketball - playing basketball for money  
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
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
quarter - (football, professional basketball) one of four divisions into which some games are divided; "both teams scored in the first quarter"
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The world's premier professional basketball league earlier disallowed Clarkson from suiting up for Team Philippines in the Asiad, prompting strong opposition from the Philippines' basketball federation and many Filipino fans.
San Francisco, CA, September 15, 2016 --( Advantage Link Sports Management is pleased to announce that it will be holding a professional basketball tryout camp in San Francisco for its upcoming China Tour.
FILIPINO professional basketball player RenRen Ritualo will take part in the basketball clinic of Pinoy Basketball of Qatar (Pibaq) to be held at the Al Gharafa Training Gym from December 5 to 7.
The group told police they thought the Allens had moved and wanted to see how a professional basketball player lives.
Professional basketball player Martin Calvo has been signed up to the coach on the course, which will also offer the opportunity to take officiating and coaching qualifications.
In recent years, Collins has done what he can to keep a job in professional basketball. In the 2012-2013 NBA season, he played 32 games with the Boston Celtics and ended the year playing six games for the Washington Wizards.
A coach from the Newcastle Eagles basketball team has been working in school to inspire the Year 6 children to follow their dreams of becoming professional basketball players.
Benny Koochoie (above) said he believes playing for Iran would allow him to further his professional basketball career by getting more playing time and having more exposure.
Caption: As the first recipients of the Shane Battier Franchise Scholarship program, Jeff Kent and Mike Powell were awarded franchise licenses from ServiceMaster Clean executives and professional basketball player Shane Battier.
PROFESSIONAL basketball could be back in Birmingham in a year's time - but with Birmingham Bullets nowhere to be seen.

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