Definition of hoophead in English:

hoophead

noun

informal
  • A basketball player or devoted fan.

    • ‘The real dog days of summer are here, and that can only mean one thing to hoopheads - international basketball.’
    • ‘Once the games get under way next month, I'll offer weekly installments to let hoopheads around the world know just what I'm thinking.’

Pronunciation

hoophead

/ˈho͞ophed/