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

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Created Aug 7, 2012SourceReportNominate
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