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it means that you steal it while the opponent is dribbling

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Q: What does 'picking pockets' mean in basketball?
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What does picking mean in basketball?

Pickimg is almost like blocking, but you must set feet

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You are not allowed to wear shorts with pockets because the referees do not want any of your fingers toget caught or broken if stuck in the pocket.

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i don't know exactly but it was an apple orchard and the hoops were picking baskets

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Well because you run alot so you get hot. There are also rules about no pockets on the shorts and that may have something to do with it im not sure

What does picking daisies mean?

The phrase picking daisies can mean smoking weed. However the phrase can mean an innocent way of wasting time.

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This is not an idiom. It means exactly what it says -- someone is putting their hands into their pockets.

How many fouls can you have in a basketball game?

In the NBA, a player is disqualified upon picking up his sixth foul.

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Basketball shoes( you don't have to, any sneakers will do), Shorts ( no pockets) high socks( no ankle socks, you could increase chance of spraining your ankles), T- shirt or basketball singlet ( preferably with a number on it) and no form of jewelery.

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It's windy. "you better put some rocks in your pockets before you blow away"

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Alex B. MacDonald has written: 'Picking your pockets' -- subject(s): Industrial Trusts, Trusts, Industrial

What does deep pockets but short arms mean?

Someone who has money but never puts his hand in his pocket to pay for anything has deep pockets but short arms.

How do you replace trouser pockets?

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Talk to them about it.

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In Basketball g means gaurd

What is it when a guy takes something from your back pocket?

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