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McMillan wants the Pacers to take advantage of those assets by being aggressive defensively, and by pushing the ball up the floor offensively.
Any other guy who has played left field would have eaten that ball up.
Then on fourth down, the Giants finally ran the ball up the middle – and went backward, with Orleans Darkwa getting his behind powdered by the entire Eagles defense.
That’s what guys are going to work on — get the ball up in the air and cover.
Jackson would bring the ball up the floor, pass it to the wing, and then carry out spacing and screening responsibilities.
Get the ball up and believe you’re going to make it.
But Kevin balls up into the fetal position to escape his father’s question.
Pulling in boards is important for many reasons, but players like Washington and Knox can rebound and push the ball up-court for baskets in transition or to initiate the offense.
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