Top 150 basketball words and terms

  1. swish
  2. in the paint
  3. weak side
  4. hesitation move
  5. moving screen
  6. charity stripe
  7. basketball IQ
  8. eurostep
  9. rim protection
  10. towel waver
  11. In-Your-Face!
  12. playing unselfishly
  13. point*s* guard
  14. putting on a clinic
  15. facial!
  16. wet ball
  17. tight rims
  18. flagrant foul
  19. gets the teardrop to fall
  20. playing downhill
  21. hard foul
  22. dropping dimes
  23. double dribble
  24. denied by _____
  25. broke his ankles
  26. throws it down
  27. put back
  28. adjustment
  29. dunk
  30. crossover
  31. ball hog
  32. foul trouble
  33. charge
  34. clutch
  35. banked off the glass
  36. skyhook
  37. sweep the series
  38. missed a call
  39. great work from the bench
  40. loose ball
  41. pump fake
  42. grown man move
  43. The Infrastructure
  44. throw it to him on the block
  45. good on the offensive glass
  46. can not connect
  47. the basket and the contact
  48. allyoop
  49. bank
  50. box out
  51. fake him out
  52. goes to the bench
  53. defensive stops
  54. in the post
  55. coast-to-coast
  56. struggled offensively
  57. friendly roll
  58. pick and roll
  59. shake and bake
  60. posterised
  61. shakes the defender
  62. stops on a dime
  63. catchin’ fire
  64. clean the glass
  65. break away
  66. jabstep
  67. stops and pops
  68. floater
  69. flop
  70. turnaround-fadeaway-jump-shot
  71. hook
  72. backdoor cut
  73. feet set
  74. air ball
  75. and-one
  76. ball reversal
  77. bite on something
  78. buzzer beater
  79. big man
  80. layup
  81. empty the bench
  82. fastbreak
  83. goaltending
  84. hops
  85. loose ball
  86. man-to-man
  87. zone
  88. pure shooter
  89. shot clock violation
  90. sixth man
  91. triple-double
  92. use the glass
  93. to the bucket
  94. drive to the lane
  95. draws in the defence
  96. three-ball
  97. road game
  98. assist
  99. caught fire
  100. the bucket and the foul
  101. leak out
  102. coaches decision
  103. stretch four
  104. smalls
  105. bigs
  106. move the ball
  107. hit shots in transition
  108. Hack-A-Shaq
  109. Going midget
  110. one-legged step-back with the right kickback
  111. back cut
  112. investigate and penetrate
  113. shooters ready to fire
  114. guard looking to make something happen
  115. bank shot
  116. post up
  117. off the ball
  118. hate-orade
  119. jacking it up
  120. _____ will pop
  121. gets the roll
  122. step in to your shots
  123. shimmies
  124. has come out shooting well
  125. ducks inside
  126. the drop off
  127. runs the lane
  128. picks him up off the switch
  129. stripped of the ball
  130. drops the hammer
  131. benchwarmer
  132. penetration
  133. all ways
  134. steps into it
  135. moving the ball
  136. isolation
  137. iso
  138. can’t get a look
  139. post-heavy
  140. forrrrr-Three!
  141. downtown
  142. finger roll
  143. outlet pass
  144. chucker
  145. in-and-out
  146. violation
  147. deee-Fence!
  148. let’s go, ____ ,let’s go!
  149. Princeton offense
  150. The Showtime Lakers
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