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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Basketball A guard who runs the team's offense, usually from the point.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A guard who is usually the shortest of the five basketball positions, and specializes in handling the ball, distributing it to the other players and generally running the team's offense.


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