shooting guard
noun Date: 1977 a guard in basketball whose chief role is as an outside shooter

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  • Shooting Guard — [ˈʃuːtɪŋ gɑːɹd] (engl., zu deutsch etwa werfender Verteidiger) ist eine Positionsbezeichnung in der Sportart Basketball. Zusammen mit den Point Guard bilden sie den Backcourt. Alternativ wird er auch Two Guard (die Positionen sind im Basketball… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shooting guard — Michael Jordan The shooting guard (SG), also known as the two or off guard,[1] is one of five traditional positions on a basketball team. Players of the position are often shorter, leaner, and quicker than forwards. A shooting g …   Wikipedia

  • Shooting Guard — Arrière (basket ball) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Arrière. Au basket ball, l arrière (en anglais : shooting guard) est l un des cinq postes habituels. Les joueurs jouant à ce poste sont généralement plus petits et plus vifs que les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shooting guard — Arrière (basket ball) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Arrière. Au basket ball, l arrière (en anglais : shooting guard) est l un des cinq postes habituels. Les joueurs jouant à ce poste sont généralement plus petits et plus vifs que les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • shooting guard — noun A guard specializing in shooting from outside, particular from beyond the three point line …   Wiktionary

  • shooting guard — noun, pl ⋯ guards [count] basketball : a player who is one of the two guards on a team and whose main role is to score points …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guard — may refer to:Professional occupations* Bodyguard, who protects an individual from personal assault * Crossing guard, who stops traffic so pedestrians can cross the street * Prison guard, who supervises prisoners in a prison or jail * Security… …   Wikipedia

  • Guard — /ɡaːɐt/ (engl., zu deutsch Verteidiger oder Schutz(vorrichtung) ) steht für: Point Guard und Shooting Guard, zwei Positionen im Basketball die zusammen den Backcourt bilden Enforcer, eine Position im Eishockey eine Position im American Football… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shooting — [sho͞ot′iŋ] n. the act or an instance of shooting a gun, specif., one that results in wounding or killing * * * ➡ field sports * * * Sport of gun marksmanship. It typically involves firing at targets with rifles, pistols, and shotguns. World… …   Universalium

  • Shooting sports — The shooting sports include those competitive sports involving tests of proficiency (accuracy and speed) using various types of guns such as firearms and airguns (see Archery for more information on shooting sports that make use of bows and… …   Wikipedia

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