Definition of frontcourt
1 : a basketball team's offensive half of the court
2 : the positions of the forwards and center on a basketball team; also : the forwards and center themselves
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The Blazers could use some scoring punch in the frontcourt to take the burden off of Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum.
The Cavaliers actually have two advantages in this series: first, the best player in the league in LeBron James and second, a rebounding advantage in the frontcourt with Tristan Thompson and Kevin Love (and James, for that matter).
With a healthy Udoka Azubuike, Kansas will have the frontcourt strength to battle any opponent.
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