Basketball Terms

Here is a list of the 239 basketball terms in our database. The list of terms and definitions spans over 11 pages, and can be filtered alphabetically or by category.


Air ball
High percentage shot
Isolation
Substitute
Swish
Unsportsmanlike foul
Vertical jump
Advance step
Alley oop
And-one
Assist
Back screen
Backboard
Backcourt
Backcourt violation
Backdoor cut
Ball fake
Ball handler
Ball hog
Ball reversal
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