Sports / Basketball Cliches and Sayings

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Can you name the missing word in these basketball cliches and sayings?

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Basketball Cliche/SayingMissing Word
He just threw up a _____
They can't buy a ______
There's a ___ on the basket
They ____ well without the ball
This game has turned into a _____ meet
He ____ the handle
That shot barely drew ____
They're my dark _____
They match-up well ____-wise
They're shooting the ______ out
He provides them with instant _______
They ____ and ___ by the outside shot
They're on ____
They're making a ______ behind the 3-point arc
Now's the time to run some _____
They've got to take it to the ____
Good no-____ by the officials
They can't get their shots to ____
They've got _______
They have to _____ the ball inside
Basketball Cliche/SayingMissing Word
They have to ___ out better
They play _____ the rim
He got away with a ____
He has tremendous ______
Nothing but ___
The lost art of the ___-_____ jumper.
They've been red-___ OR He has the ___ hand
It's a two-__________ game
They play an __-tempo game
And the fans are serenading him with _._._. chants
He's been perfect from the _______ stripe
He's their _____-plug off the bench.
It's raining ______
They're shooting well from ________
I question their ____ selection
He's tenacious on _______
They can really _____ up the scoreboard
Those are the things that don't show up in the ___-_____
They score a lot of points in __________
They need a timeout to stop the ________

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