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point guard

point guard

noun

basketball : a player who is one of the two guards on a team and is the one most responsible for leading the team when it has the ball and is trying to score

Full Definition of POINT GUARD

:  a guard in basketball who is chiefly responsible for running the offense

First Known Use of POINT GUARD

1970

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