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Guard Get Trap
Looks as if the action will get into STS (Little-Big Cross Screen, Big-Little Down Screen) except Jimmy Butler guarding Avery Bradley (2) cheats the screen… Avery comes off of the same side and is wide open…
1 and 5 get into guard get as 2 goes and set cross screen for 4.
2’s defender cheats action, 2 then receives screen from 4.
Pin Pistol Sweep
4 sets wide pin-down for 2, 1 and 2 get into pistol action.
2 keeps ball takes a bounce and reverse to 3.
On the air time of the pass, Horford (#5 in the diagram) pins in help.
3 (Crowder) drives to the rim against weak match-up.
5 Out Reverse Motion
1 reverses through the trail.
As the 5 looks at the 4, 4 sets a wide pin-down for 2.
As this is happening, 5 goes into a DHO with 2.