Recent Examples of shooting guard from the Web
The Tigers lost junior shooting guard Cullen VanLeer to an ACL injury with just over 14 minutes left in the game after contesting a corner three-point shot in front of Arkansas' bench.
That is likely over now with Payton in the fold, which should move Booker back to shooting guard and Jackson back to the bench.
With the Spurs behind by 16 points, Popovich opted to start small to open the third quarter, with Patty Mills at shooting guard and Kyle Anderson shifting to power forward.
In this third game back from a left knee injury, the Sixers shooting guard tied his season low for points scored.
Their newest two-way contract players — point guard Kay Felder and shooting guard Reggie Hearn — took in the 118-107 loss to the Charlotte Hornets.
West Orange shooting guard Jamarcus Clark jump-started his team in the second half Thursday night to help the Warriors come back from a deficit for a 73-62 win against Orlando University in the Class 9A Region 1 quarterfinals.
The Blazers' starting shooting guard hit three consecutive midrange jumpers, icing the victory.
Like Hirsch, the Miami Heat shooting guard Dion Waiters is not a player familiar to casual fans.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'shooting guard.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of shooting guard
SHOOTING GUARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shooting guard for English Language Learners
basketball : a player who is one of the two guards on a team and whose main role is to score points
Learn More about shooting guard
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up shooting guard? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).