shoot hoops

shoot (some) hoops

To play basketball, especially casually by simply shooting and not engaging in a game. I always meet up with a group of friends to shoot hoops every Wednesday evening. You want to hang out and shoot some hoops for a while?
See also: hoop, shoot

shoot ˈhoops

(American English, informal) play basketball: Hey Joe! Do you want to shoot some hoops?
See also: hoop, shoot
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During summer vacation, I'd hang out with my park friends and shoot hoops from morning till night, but when school started in September we'd go our separate ways and I'd repeat the pattern each year.
If Michael Jordan wants to shoot hoops, you let him shoot hoops.
Here are 10 to keep an ear out for 1 SHOOT HOOPS Feel the fringe benefits of these shoulder-grazing babies, PS12.
Here are 10 to listen out for 1 SHOOT HOOPS Feel the fringe benefits of these shoulder-grazing babies, PS12.
I was the one who taught you to dribble, to shoot hoops, you know,' says the pop singer, sporting wavy locks instead of her short bob.
The players' ball-handling wizardry rivals that of any circus performers, as they whirl and leap down the court weaving at speed to shoot hoops as if from nowhere.
While Pacquiao was consistently absent to train for his boxing bout, shoot his television programmes, or shoot hoops in basketball games, he was denying his constituents representation," argued Sevilla.
While Pacquiao was consistently absent to train for his boxing bout, shoot his television programs, or shoot hoops in basketball games, he was denying his constituents representation," Sevilla said.
Taylor Swift also did more than shoot hoops to show how much she loves NYC.
Summary: A pregnant Duchess of Cambridge tries to shoot hoops on her trip to Glasgow.
Kennedy International Airport's Terminal 5, complete with a branded SportPros court where ticketed customers will have the opportunity to shoot hoops for great prizes including flight giveaways and Nets game tickets.
For decades, the top of that reservoir has been a popular community gathering spot where people come to stargaze, sunbathe, shoot hoops and otherwise hang out.
Brokers and residents are being invited to enjoy the building's indoor/ outdoor pool and spa complex, work out in one of the two fitness centers, shoot hoops on the basketball courts or relax in two different lounges and screening rooms, before taking a tour of the waterfront esplanade.
Ashline, who plays football, basketball, and baseball, likes to shoot hoops in his family's driveway just about every day.