Offensively, the center runs the low-post offense, which is mostly going from the post position (in the key) from one side to the other. Defensively, it is often the center's job to plug the lane from anyone trying to go inside uncontested. This also involves trying to block out the post players/centers of the other team from getting easy inside lay-ups or, off-the-ball, from getting easy rebounds.
They play the '5' position.
center (a player position)
He played Center.
center/forward - it stands for two positions
At the Center Court position, the tallest player has the best advantage to score points, and rebound, due to their height.
Normally they play the center position.
Power Forward / Center.
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I would say center.
Depends on what position. A guard is shorter than a forward who is shorter than a center.
Traditionally the Center position is played by the tallest player.
Point Guard Shooting Guard Small forward Power Forward Center
Center or Power Forward
usually center but sometimes forward depending on playing style
Point Guard, Shooting Guard, Small Forward, Power Forward, Center