Definitions

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  • n. Skillful handling of the basketball when dribbling, passing or receiving

Etymologies

ball +‎ handling (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • If you put him at shooting guard, he could have trouble because his ballhandling is not developed for that position.

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  • But her all-around game, including ballhandling, is more impressive than the dunks.

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  • SHORTCOMINGS: Ebi's ballhandling is solid but still needs to improve as he makes the transition to the perimeter in the NBA.

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  • Of course at FSU we're always just 1 player away, and I believe that player is a point guard. and ESPN2 just showing a CBB Scoreboard show (i.e. filler) we won't have to worry about missing any of the game today! his ballhandling is the weakest of the 5 Gs (Snaer, Jordan, Kitchen and Loucks) would be ahead of a 1 loss SEC team.

    Tomahawk Nation

  • His weaknesses, such as ballhandling and passing, can be attributed to inexperience; it will be interesting to see if he can develop them over time.

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  • Luol Deng and his lack of any kind of ballhandling abilities, and rather poor shooting skills, basically he can't do squat in half court offense as someone already mentioned it here on Bulls boards.

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  • Getty Images New York Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin taking on the Detroit Pistons Lin, a 2010 graduate whose game runs on a mix of sneaky speed, fast-paced ballhandling and a mastery of the pick and roll, is one of only three Harvard players to reach the NBA.

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  • "It was an offensive display, not always great ballhandling, but a lot of scoring," he said.

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  • That said, his ballhandling and defense could use some work, but that can probably be said about every high school senior.

    Three Virginia Tech basketball recruits show off skills in scrimmage

  • The Trojans can count on a deeper pool of ballhandling talent, paced by WR Patrick Turner and TB Joe McKnight.

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