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Q: What are the defensive position in basketball?
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What is a defensive position?

In basketball, the defensive position is the stance you are in while guarding an opponent (defense) in basketball.

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get in defensive position, slide with them, keep your hands up, and stay in front of them!!! and don't forget to blockout!

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The defensive player just has to be on the inbounds part of the court. As long as they do not break the plane or touch the offensive player they are in a legal position.

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The defensive side in a basketball game is the team trying to prevent the other team to score by blocking their shots, stealing the ball or rebounding on the defensive end of the court.

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