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Complicated
Ben
star
ballhog
pass
practice
june
jane
Becky
shot
Injury
crossover
Dribble
Foul
Stuff
Travel
Heat
Basketball
Ball
Sticky

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 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 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

Basketball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A team is made of ___________ players playing Five
It is possible to score one point when shooting from the ____________ after a foul Free Throw Line
The use of the defender's body position to prevent an opponent's advance Blocking
Taking more than one and a half steps without dribbling while the player has possession of the ball Traveling
Advancing the ball up the court by bouncing it with one hand Dribbling
Generally the tallest person. They generally are positioned near the basket Center
A player is allowed _______ personal fouls Five
The ball must stay in ____________ Bounds
Basketball players cannot ______ or hit the ball Kick
The game became an official Olympic event in ______ 1936
The creator of Basketball _____ more games then he won Lost
The ball Basketball
When someone takes the ball Steal
A shot counts for three points Fadeaway
When a player slams the ball through the hoop Slam dunk
The way they decide who gets the ball first Jumpball
What the players do to give the ball to another player Pass
What the player with the ball does to get around the court Dribble
Dribble, stop, dribble again Double Dribble
A shot that is unguarded Free throw

Basketball Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Inventor of basketball James Naismith
short distance quick pass from the players chest chest pass
pass that is bounced off the floor bounce pass
a two handed pass that starts with the ball above the players head overhead pass
taking two or more steps without dribbling traveling
dribbles, stops, and dribbles again double dribble
balance, eye, elbow, follow through beef
Used as goals originally peach baskets
a foul called on a player or coach for unsportsmanlike conduct technical foul
putting the ball in play from out of bounds throw in
a free shot awarded to a player from the free throw line for a foul worth 1 pt free throw
a deceptive move toward the basket by a player with the ball fake
team in possession of the ball offensive team
the team that does not have possession of the ball defensive team
putting the ball into play to start the game jump ball
offensive foul in which the player dribbling the ball runs into a stationary defensive player charging
infraction of the rules resulting in a throw in violation

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

Basketball Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

assist
basketball
defense
dribble
drive
foul
hoop
Jordan
NBA
Nike
overtime
pass
pointgaurd
rebound
shoot
sports
team
throw

March Madness Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

basketball
Referee
Court
Heat
Pistons
Knicks
Clippers
Mavericks
Spurs
Bulls
Lakers
Magic
Shack
Michael Jordan
Net
Celtics
Center
Walk
Dunk
Players
Team
Good Luck
Guard
Hangtime
Rebound
Turnover
Traveling
Steal
three pointer
Pass
Free throw
Foulshot
Bankshot
Drills
Hoop
Dribble

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 Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

fast break
dribble
shoot
offense
defense
back court
foul
score
steal
rebound
layup
pick
zone
free throw
court
jump ball
time out
jump shot
baseball pass
score
baseline
three pointer

NATIONAL PHYSICAL EDUCATION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many players in a full size football team? Eleven
A basketball game starts with this? Tipoff
How many players start a game of basketball? Five
A powerfull shot used in badminton? Smash
The shot played to start a game of badminton? Serve
When you play badminton with a partner Doubles
In swimming, this is the stroke you complete on your back? Backcrawl
A method of scoring a basket in basketball? Layup
When the ball goes out the side of the football pitch, the game restarts with a? Throwin
If you get fouled inside the key in basketball, you get a...? Freethrow
The position of the player most likely to score a goal in football? Striker
In swimming, you start a race using...? Dive
A badminton shot that travels to the back of the court? Overheadclear
When a foul is committed inside the box in football. Penalty