pick-and-roll

noun
\ ˈpik-ən(d)-ˈrōl How to pronounce pick-and-roll (audio) \

Definition of pick-and-roll

: a basketball play in which a player sets a screen and then cuts toward the basket for a pass

First Known Use of pick-and-roll

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“Pick-and-roll.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pick-and-roll. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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