poster. A phrase usually stated during a basketball game in which one player embarasses another player by either vigorously blocking his/her shot or emphatically dunking over someone. (after somebody dunks over Kwame Brown ) Marv Albert: And (insert player name) puts Kwame Brown on the poster. or simply.
A slang term depicting a play in basketball. In said play, a player dunks the ball over top or in front of another player, making a play so picturesque that it may appear on a poster, hence the term, posterized. Some players may have their own versions of this, such as Greg Ostertag of the Sacramento Kings. When someone is 'posterized' by Ostertag, they are 'Osterized'.
1. This is a slang term that is used in basketball when an offensive player dunks on his opponent in such an aggressive and memorable way that it could warrant being made into a poster, hence the name “ poster ize”. Sometimes a defensive player can be the main focus of a posterize image if they have an outstanding block against their opponent.
Posterized is North American slang derived from an action in the game of basketball, in which the offensive player "dunks" over a defending player in a play that is spectacular and athletic enough to warrant reproduction in a printed poster. The term was originated from Julius Erving, whose high-flying style of play inspired the term.
a Basketball term meaning to embarrass some one usually while slamming the ball over them. It refers to the guy whos being dunked on in basketball posters. " Wow that guy just got posterized !" by j-la August 22, 2003. Flag.
A huge collection of basketball slogans, phrases, sayings, mottos, and quotes. Select from this list for shirts, banners, posters, t-shirts, jerseys, signs, warm-ups, locker room, and more. Good for both girls’ and boys’ basketball teams. Rally your basketball team, inspire your fans, and liven up the crowd with some great basketball slogans!
An expert coach uses some new term at a basketball camp, and it becomes part of the vernacular. A colorful TV commentator (Al McGuire and his "aircraft carrier", Dick Vitale, etc) come up with very colorful expressions, and it becomes part of the game. This page will be like a basketball dictionary, defining basketball terms.
Basketball Glossary. Air Ball: The ball misses the hoop and backboard entirely. Alley-oop: A high arc pass to a teammate in a position near the basket to leap and score. Alternating-possession rule: A rule in which teams take turns possessing the ball after stopped plays. Assist: A pass that sets up a score.