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Combo Guard

What is Combo Guard?

A term describing a versatile player who can be used as either a point guard or a shooting guard.

Sporting Charts explains Combo Guard

A player is typically deemed a combo guard when he possesses the style of a shooting guard but is too short to play the position. A combo guard usually assumes the role of a shooting guard on offense but plays the opposing point guard on defense.

Some of the greatest combo guards in the history of the NBA include Jerry West, Allen Iverson, Dwyane Wade, Earl Monroe, and Pete Maravich.

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