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With just under four minutes remaining and Al Horford guarding him, Beasley pulled back to hit a step-back jump shot to give the Knicks a 91-81 lead.
Walker missed a pull-up jump shot from about 18 feet.
Still improving Belanger focused on her speed and a one-dribble pull-up jump shot this past offseason.
Still working on his cranky mid-range jump shot with the eventual goal of consistently knocking shots down beyond the arc.
He was known more for his dramatic bench celebrations than his jump shot.
Toronto Raptors: Shooting guard DeMar DeRozan is a throwback to a past NBA era when the mid-range jump shot was more highly valued.
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Definition of jump shot for English Language Learners
: a basketball shot made while jumping
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