basketball terms

basketball terms

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fuck your mother: first reaction after missing the empty layup after fast break. it can be said by looking into the eyes of the referee, who is watching the position closely, that a technical foul is inevitable. an objection like 'but i didn't curse your mother' makes disqualification inevitable.

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low post: zones on both sides of the crucible.

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deny the ball: to prevent an opponent from receiving the ball by defending very close and tightly.

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lane: three second lane.

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airball: the ball does not touch the hoop or the basket when the shot is taken.

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downtown: too far to the crucible.

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bounce pass: bounce pass.

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overtime: extension

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