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Its when you get the ball and you can move around in basically like a circle but one foot has to be at one spot the whole time, try watching Kevin Garnett play a game or a YouTube video for a perfect physical example, or Tim Duncan.

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The leg which supports. To clarify: When kicking, the leg you're standing on, the non-kicking leg, is your pivot leg.

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Pivoting is a technique in Basketball where a player holding the basketball keeps one foot stationary while moving the other foot, it is often used to avoid traveling

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