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post up

Definition of post up in English:

Basketball Play in a position near the basket, along the side of the key.
Example sentences
  • If their big player posts up near the basket, have the defender play in front of the big player.
  • For example, it's difficult to stop players who post up near the basket.
  • ‘I definitely feel more comfortable facing the basket than posting up,’ Brown says.
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