Definition of hoopster
: a basketball player
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In his day, most of the kids would just watch basketball on TV, get a little coaching and wing it like a pack of wild hoopsters.
Five Northwestern hoopsters flew from Chicago to Los Angeles on Tuesday in hopes of collecting an ESPY award.
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