hook shothook shot
Basketball a one-handed shot in which the extended arm is brought sideways over the head in tossing the ball toward the basket
A shot made by arcing the far hand upward while being positioned or moving sideways to the basket.
(plural hook shots)
- (basketball) A shot in which the offensive player, gently throws the ball with a sweeping motion of his arm in an upward arc with a follow-through which ends over his head.