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Five players per team are on the court; they all play both offense and defense.
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guard left forward center right forward point guard

guard click to hear : guard

Position that assists the point guard; an excellent shooter, this player usually guards the opponent’s most dangerous player.

left forward click to hear : left forward

Position that covers the left side of the court; this player has offensive (shooting, passing) and defensive abilities.

center click to hear : center

Position that defends the basket from close in and collects rebounds; this player is often the tallest on the team.

right forward click to hear : right forward

Position that covers the right side of the court; this player has offensive (shooting, passing) and defensive abilities.

point guard click to hear : point guard

Position that directs the attack; this player is highly skilled at controlling and passing the ball.