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Q: In basketball what defensive technique uses each player to guard a specific area?
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What is a defensive technique that uses each player to guard a specific area?

Guarding by area. The other common defense is called guarding by player in which each person covers a specific player from the opposing team.(Zone Technique)

How long does a defensive basketball player have in the lane?

As long as they want.

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There are many different opinions on who the greatest defensive basketball player ever was. However one of the most popular opinions is that Michael Jordan was the best.

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Yes. A defensive player can stay in the lane as long as they wish.

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Is a guard a offensive player or defensive player?

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