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3 definitions by Kendle_cranks

 
1.
A basketball shot in which the ball is launched into a considerably higher arc than that of a normal shot. It is usually the weopon of smaller players (usually Guards) to score over the top of larger players. They can be taken of both feet as a normal jumpshot just pushed higher or off of one like a high launched lay up.
Nash hits the teardrop shot to tie the game
by Kendle_cranks June 07, 2006
 
2.
a basketball move refering to when a player, with either one or both hands, spins the ball in a full circle across the front of his chest/stomach and over the top of his head. It is an aerial move leading to either a lay up or dunk (ie. Windmill layup, Windmill dunk) as with all of these moves there are many variations on the theme
Vince Spins the windmill and slams it down for 2 points
by Kendle_cranks June 07, 2006
 
3.
A basketball shot in which the ball is launched into a considerably higher arc than that of a normal shot. It is usually the weopon of smaller players (usually Guards) to score over the top of larger players. They can be taken of both feet as a normal jumpshot just pushed higher or off of one like a high launched lay up.
Steve Nash (Phoenix Suns) Hits the floater to tie the game
by Kendle_cranks June 07, 2006