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n. Basketball
A team member who can play effectively in two different positions, especially forward and guard.


n, pl -men
(Jazz) jazz a musician specializing in swing music



n., pl. -men.
a basketball player who can play either of two positions, usu. guard and forward.
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Sources close to the situation disclosed that the deal will send the former UST star to the Road Warriors, Mac Baracael to GlobalPort, and Dylan Ababou along with NLEX's 2020 second round pick to Phoenix as the three teams swapped veteran swingmen.
With Portland's wealth of swingmen, Fox also will have to check Scottie Pippen, Ruben Patterson and possibly Derek Anderson at times.
The Elite sent swingmen Dylan Ababou and James Forrester to the Batang Pier in the deal.