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Drives to the basket that typically produced layups ended in wild attempts that thumped off the backboard.Brenda Frese coaches on day of father’s death, and No. 8 Maryland loses to No. 11 Michigan, 69-49|Kareem Copeland|January 17, 2022|Washington Post
As the basket’s kindness mounted, Rocket Watts shot from outside the arc to the right of the top, and it caromed around the rim and backboard some until it, too, dropped.UCLA plots a comeback to oust Michigan State in overtime to cap NCAA tournament’s opening night|Chuck Culpepper, Des Bieler, Matt Bonesteel, Cindy Boren, Glynn A. Hill, Molly Hensley-Clancy|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
When Adebayo dished the ball to Heat sharpshooter Tyler Herro, Hachimura switched onto Herro and got a hand in his face without fouling before Herro sent a desperation shot clanking against the backboard.Rui Hachimura and Deni Avdija are regaining their footing after missing so much time|Ava Wallace|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
For Harrington, it was the culmination of a long effort that included a fall on El Cap in 2019, which sent her to the hospital strapped to a backboard.
Ramos was still showing no signs of life when they got him on a backboard and into the ambulance.'Please Don't Die!': The Frantic Battle to Save Murdered Cops|Michael Daly|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the men jumped down, and fumbled at the iron pins which kept the backboard of the cart in its place.
Aid with two well-directed taps he knocked the pins out of their sockets, and let down the backboard of the cart.
Just off an old drain I found an overturned wagon with a loophole cut through the backboard."Over There" with the Australians|R. Hugh Knyvett
And the men let down the backboard, and they put in all their things: all their poles and the bars and the shovel.The Doers|William John Hopkins
Oftener a plank of wood was cut into the desired shape as a frame or mould, and fastened to a heavy backboard.Home Life in Colonial Days|Alice Morse Earle