1. in basketball, an alley-oop from close range. Usually a set play that
doesn't rely, like most alley-oops, on opportunity and eye-contact.
2. to do a small but impactful favor for someone
1. Coach: Okay there's 8 seconds
left on the shot clock, 21 on the game clock and we're up by one. Let's play the percentages and run the mini-oop
to Sammy. If it's not open Dre, keep
on going through the lane
and look for Lou or Dregou on the weakside for the medium jumper.
2. "Yeah man, BayBay gave
me a mini-oop
and picked up my new monitor on his way home
from work. I finished the job ay 4:37AM."