Definition of power forward in English:

power forward

Line breaks: power for|ward


  • A large forward who plays in the area near the opposing team’s basket.
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    • Along with the center, the power forward controls the area inside the key.
    • He did a nice fake then passed the ball off to our power forward under the basket.
    • It likely will have the ninth pick but would like to move up a bit to get an athletic small forward or power forward.

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