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point guard

Allen Iverson is a great point guard.
  basketball position; primary ballhandler who also sets up the offense
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point guard 1 position
Also called the 1 position.
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  • Allen Iverson is a great point guard.
  • Prince, for example, a cat-quick Liberian and one of the team’s best returning players, had spent the summer cultivating a crown of perfectly proportioned braids that traversed his head and dangled down the back of his neck in the style of Allen Iverson, the NBA point guard.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • "The one that was the standout point guard, or the other one?" my father said.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Dreamland
  • Jeff, our point guard, was the new Little Larry Soliday.
    Sherman Alexie  --  The Absolutlely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

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  • Leon "Lurch" Leep had been a high-scoring point guard for the Cleveland Cavaliers and later for the Miami Heat, but twelve years after retiring from the NBA he still hadn’t decided what to do with the rest of his life.
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • I’m the highest scoring point guard in Stony Brook Junior High history.
    D.J. Machale  --  The Merchant of Death
  • Big Tony would have preferred Steven to become an NBA point guard.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • I was the point guard of the team, but I liked to shoot the ball, too.
    Willie & Korie Robertson  --  The Duck Commander Family
  • Their point guard was quick but he was skinny.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Slam!
  • Today that seat was worth even more because Shawn Bishop, our point guard, had actually seen the new girl.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures

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  • Give me fifty push-ups, Mr. Point Guard.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • I wanted to be Bobby Pendragon, point guard on the Stony Brook basketball team.
    D.J. Machale  --  The Merchant of Death
  • All the officials knew Sean Tuohy, both as the former star point guard at Ole Miss and as the current radio color man for the Memphis Grizzlies.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • He had six paid assistant coaches and three volunteers: a former NFL offensive lineman, a former All-SEC defensive end, and a former All-SEC point guard.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • The chancellor was a friend, the athletic director called Sean for advice, the locals, who still remembered Sean as the Great White Point Guard, asked him for his autograph.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • Our big guy, Roger, tipped it back toward our point guard, but Rowdy was quicker.
    Sherman Alexie  --  The Absolutlely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
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Associated words [difficulty]:   point guard [7] , power forward (basketball) [9] , shooting guard [9] , small forward [9]
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