Type
Crossword
Description

a shot where you jump close by the basket jump shot
another term of bouncing the ball dribbling
to throw the ball to a teammate pass
the team that won the nba finals last year golden state
a way to switch hands in the middle of dribbling crossover
one of the best basketball players of all time micheal jordan
when you take the ball from your oponent steal
finals mvp 2015-16 andre igoudala
has the most nba championship rings bill russell
played 20 whole years with the los angeles lakers kobe bryant
the tallest nba center of all time manute bol
the shortest nba player of all time mugsey boughes
heviest player in nba history (375 pounds) oliver miller
who was the youngest player to play in the nba (18 years and 6 days) Andrew Bynum
the most points in an nba career (38,387) kareem abdul-jabbar
the nba team with the most chapionships (14) boston celtics

basketball crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a shot where you jump close by the basket jump shot
another term of bouncing the ball dribbling
to throw the ball to a teammate pass
the team that won the nba finals last year golden state
a way to switch hands in the middle of dribbling cross over
one of the best basketball players of all time micheal jrdan
when you take the ball from your oponent steal
finals mvp 2015-16 andre igoudala
has the most nba championship rings bill russell
played 20 whole years with the losangeles lakers kobe bryant
the tallest nba center of all time Manute Bol
the shortest nbaplayer of all time muggsy bogues
heaviest player in nba history (375 pounds) oliver miller

NBA Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Big man known for his "Hook shot" Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
The King Lebron James
Black Mamba Kobe Bryant
The " Greatest of All Time" Michael Jordan
when you take three or more steps with the ball in your hands travel
point (other than free throw) worth two or three points field goal
The best shooter in the NBA Stephen Curry
unnecessary contact towards a player foul
Basketball team from Chicago Chicago Bulls
Basketball team from Oklahoma City Oklahoma City Thunder

Greatest moments in basketball Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Only nba player to score a hundred points in one game Wilt Chamberlain
First nba player to average a triple-double for a season Oscar Robertson
What team won eight consecutive nba championships Boston Celtics
What college team won eighty-eight straight games UCLA
Who broke Wilt Chamberlain scoring record in 1984 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Who was the main reason the Chicago Bulls won 6 nba championship Michael Jordan
Who won the first four WNBA championship Houston Comets
in 1992 who won Rookie of the year Shaq
What player skipped college and joined the Lakers when he was 18 Kobe Bryant
what WNBA team won the first four WNBA Championship Houston Comets
Who was Magic Johnson rivarly Larry Bird
What was Oscar Robertson nickname The Big O
who invented basketball James Naismith
Why did Magic Johnson team up with Larry Bird US olympic team
Who won the first women's NCAA tournament Louisiana Tech
What league formed to compete against the NBA ABA
In 1951 what did the NBA hold it's first of The All-Star Game
What was held in 1939 mens NCAA
what was introduced in 1954 the shot clock
how many teams did shaq play for four

Basketball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A pass to a teammate who scores a basket immediately assist
To get the ball to a teammate pass
To stop a shot from the other team block
The end of the first half of play halftime
The National Basketball Assosiation NBA
Generally awarded after a foul on the shooter from the opposing team free throw
A unblocked shot that doesn't hit the rim or backboard air ball
The half of the court a team is defending backcourt
A pass that bounces before the player receives it bounce pass
Dribbling the ball with two hands on the ball at the same time double dribble
Scoring by holding onto the rim and slamming the ball down slam dunk
An overhead shot taken while jumping jump shot
The free throw lane and the free throw circle key
Spinning in a circle but not lifting up the back foot pivot
Getting the ball after a attempted shot rebound
Shot where the ball hits the rim of the basket rimshot
You have to shoot before the _________________ runs out shot clock
A shot which goes through the net without hitting the rim swish
Move your pivot foot illegally travel
A loss of possession turn over
A defense technique in which each player is responsible for an area of the court zone defence
A defense technique where each player guards a certain opposing player Man-to-man defense
A uniform each player wears that has their team name on it jersey
An attempt to score shot
The people that decide penalties referee

NBA Greats Crossword

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Crossword
Description

1996 NBA MVP Michael Jordan
2002 All-Star MVP Kobe Bryant
2011 most improved player NBA Kevin Love
2018 NBA MVP James Harden
2017 NBA finals MVP Kevin Durant
1997 rookie of the year Allen Iverson
5th pick in 1984 NBA draft Charles Barkley
2003-04 rookie of the year Lebron James
L.A. Lakers Guard in the 80's Magic Johnson
Coach of the Chicago Bulls in the 90's Phil Jackson
Center For L.A. Lakers in the 70's and 80;s Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
NBA All-Time leader Blocker Hakeem Olajuwon
NBA All-Time Leader passer John Stockton
Boston Celtic Great Larry Bird
1990 Defensive Player of the Year Dennis Rodman

Basketball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When you use both hands at the same time to dribble double dribble
When a person takes too many steps with the ball without bouncing it travel
The number of points a free throw is worth one point
The NBA team that plays in Toronto Raptors
The game of basketball was invented by James Naismith
The game is started with a jumpball
The number of quarters played in basketball four
The number of players per team are on the court five
What it's called when a shot is made behind the arc three pointer
The number of points received for shooting inside the arc two
The height of a the basketball nets in the NBA ten feet
The colour of the first basketball Brown
A shot taken before the game clock of a quarter expires but does not go in the basket until after the clock expires Buzzer Beater
The rectangular floor that basketball is played on court
The equipment behind the hoop backboard
The number of seconds you can be in the key three
The year basketball was invented 1891
When a player jumps, controls the ball in the air and puts it through the net with their hands Slam Dunk
When a basketball goes in the net without touching the rim swish
The number of hoops on an NBA court two

Basketball Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many players from a team are on the court at a time? FIVE
The position of the 2 players closest to the basket FORWARD
The player that does the jump ball Center
The position that calls the plays and controls the ball guard
The name of the goal in basketball hoop
The game is played on a ______________________ Court
The object used in the game basketball
The game consists of 4 of these quarters
The name of the profession league of this sport NBA
The shot taken as a result of a penalty free throw
The name of the curved line on the court threepointline
Regular baskets are worth two points
To obtain possession of a missed basket rebound
The movement of the ball by a player dribble
The name of the penalty when a player carries the ball travel
The team who has the ball is on offense
The team without the ball is on defense
a two-point shot attempt made by leaping from below, laying the ball up near the basket, and using one hand to bounce it off the backboard and into the basket layup
a shot taken before the game clock of a quarter expires but does not go in the basket until after the clock expires buzzer beater
a player who passes the ball to a teammate in a way that leads to a score by field goal assist

Basketball Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The game of basketball was invented by_____. James Naismith
The game is started with a_____. Jump ball
The first "hoops" invented were just _____. Peach baskets
The first backboards were made of____. Wire
The_____have won the most NBA championships. Boston Celtics
The Naismith basketball memorial hall of fame is also located in______. Springfield
Basketball was first played with a______. Soccer ball
In 1967 ______ were considered illegal. Slam dunks
At first the colour of a basketball was ______. Brown
________is the second all-time highest scorer in a game. Kobe Bryant
A_____is scored when a team shots a ball into the net. Goal
Naismith was______. (Background) Canadian
______has played more games in the NBA than any other player. Robert Parish
A_____is a two-point shot. Layup
An_____is a pass to a teammate who scores a basket immediately or after a dribble. Assist
A____ia a pass that bounces once after before reaching the receiver. Bounce pass
A_____is a ball that's is passed from one player to another players chest. Chest pass
A______is when a player dribbles a ball using both hands. Double dribble
A________is scoring the basket by puting the ball directly through the basket with one or two hands. Dunk
A_______is shooting with both hands. (Underhand) Granny shot

Basketballs greatest players Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Basketball
Bill Russell
Bucks
Bulls
Celtics
Elgin Baylor
Field goal
Free throw
Hoop
Jerry West
John Havlicek
Julius Erving
Kareem Abdul Jabbar
Lakers
Larry Bird
Layup
Magic Johnson
Michael Jordan
Oscar Robertson
Personal foul
Rebound
Sixers
Warriors
Wilt Chamberlain

NBA Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Brough the Lakers 5 NBA Titles and retired after the 15-16 NBA season Kobe Bryant
"White Chocolate" Jason Williams
"The Pistol" Pete Maravich
"The Flash" Dwayne Wade
Scored 100 points in a single NBA game Wilt Chamberlain
"The Hick From Frenchlick" Larry Bird
NBA player who scored the most points in NBA history Kareem Abdul Jabbar
NBA legend who brough the Bulls all 6 of their NBA Titles Michael Jordan
NBA Team that has won the most NBA Titles Celtics
NBA player who has the most rings Bill Russell
"The Answer" Allen Iverson
NBA Hall of Famer who was used as the model for the NBA logo Jerry West
Team Sport played with 10 players on the court Basketball
Has the best regular season record in NBA history Warriors
Won the 15-16 NBA Finals Cavaliers