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He overextended a muscle in his arm.
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The risk, of course, is overextending and opening driving lanes to the basket.
With Bridges, Jalen Brunson, Phil Booth, and Donte DiVincenzo all averaging more than 27 minutes per game, Gillespie was an outlet for not overextending any of them.
Also, be mindful of your bankroll, trying not to overextend yourself.
Clearly the state had overextended itself under Nehru and Indira Gandhi.
When the company was overextended in 1987, Hanson Trust, a United Kingdom company, bought Kidde for $1.7 billion.
Having just spent an entire, overextended season emotionally and physically chafed by linen, my entire body felt soothed simply by beholding this fleece.
Clearly, the decision to overextend the stays of Balor, Nakamura, and Samoa Joe in NXT were for the betterment of the brand.
In general, prudent buyers still should be justifiably leery of overextending and setting themselves up for financial disaster.
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