"Allie's Basketball Dream" Vocabulary Worksheet
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Matching Worksheet
Description

pointed or directed something at a goal or target
ball used in playing the game of basketball
caused to bounce
something given; a present
a place for outdoor play
to send a ball toward the goal while trying to score
the upright surface to which the basket on a basketball court is attached
places marked off for a game
moved a ball along by bouncing it
of or having to do with a profession

basket ball Word Search

basket ball Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

three pointer
basket ball
point gaurd
free throw
backboard
dribbling
scorboard
slam dunk
time out
quarter
rebound
basket
center
block
clock
coach
court
shoot
game
hoop
pass
run
team
net

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The game of basketball was invented by ________ _________
The game is started with a ________ __________
Another word for net/hoop
Hitting or pushing is considered as ____________ ________
Each team consists of __________ players
A person on the opposite team
When shooting you try your best to aim at the square on the _________________
In basketball field goals are usually worth _____ points
In basketball you __________ the ball when walking or running down the court
Basketball can be played during all _______________
Gaining possession of the basketball after a missed field goal
Unopposed attempts to score points from a restricted area on the court
Usually brings the ball up the court and sets up plays
The tallest player on the team and often has ideal strength and body mass
One of the main equipment excluding a basket
The first "hoops"
He retired in January 1999 but returned to the league in 2001
American Basketball Association
National Basketball Association
In 1950 the official colour of a basketball became ____________

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Sports Crossword

Sports Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

This sport is referred as football in England
Is an American sport, to score you do a touchdown
You use a club to hit the ball into a hole
You use a heavy ball to knock down pins in an alley
A game where you to dribble the ball and shoot the ball into the net
You use sticks and a puck to play this sport
In this game, you can score something called a Homerun
A sport where you run on a track
A sport where you jump as far as you can
This sport requires you to jump over fences while running
A sport where you shoot a bow and arrow at a target
This sport take place on ice and you move around on the ice
A sport where you race in water
This sport is where you race in a boat
A sport where you dance on ice
You slide on a snowy hill on two boards on your feet
A sport where you fight others, often referred as Taekwondo
An activity where you go down a snowy hill on one board
An activity where you ride on a horse's back
An activity that requires a boat and paddles

Basketball Terms Crossword

Basketball Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

How many players from a team are on the court at a time?
The position of the 2 players closest to the basket
The player that does the jump ball
The position that calls the plays and controls the ball
The name of the goal in basketball
The game is played on a ______________________
The object used in the game
The game consists of 4 of these
The name of the profession league of this sport
The shot taken as a result of a penalty
The name of the curved line on the court
Regular baskets are worth
To obtain possession of a missed basket
The movement of the ball by a player
The name of the penalty when a player carries the ball
The team who has the ball is on
The team without the ball is on
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
a shot taken before the game clock of a quarter expires but does not go in the basket until after the clock expires
a player who passes the ball to a teammate in a way that leads to a score by field goal

basketball crossword

basketball crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a shot where you jump close by the basket
another term of bouncing the ball
to throw the ball to a teammate
the team that won the nba finals last year
a way to switch hands in the middle of dribbling
one of the best basketball players of all time
when you take the ball from your oponent
finals mvp 2015-16
has the most nba championship rings
played 20 whole years with the los angeles lakers
the tallest nba center of all time
the shortest nba player of all time
heviest player in nba history (375 pounds)
who was the youngest player to play in the nba (18 years and 6 days)
the most points in an nba career (38,387)
the nba team with the most chapionships (14)

Floor Hockey Crossword

Floor Hockey Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

It is used to start the game and restart the game after a goal is scored.
When a player shoots or passes with the bottom hand pulling the stick forward.
When a player shoots or passes with the bottom hand pushing the stick backwards.
The act of pushing or passing the puck up and down the court.
When a single player scores 3 goals in the same game.
Players who commit infractions during the game go to this spot to sit out for alloted time period.
Illegal use of the hockey stick to hook another player.
Consequence given for roughing, high sticking, hooking, or other misconduct fouls that are illegal.
Penalty called when a player lifts the blade of their stick above the waist, winds up, or follows through when attemting to hit the puck.
n illegal shot that involves swinging the stick behind, slapping the puck, and the follow through brings the stick high.
Game played in P.E. using only sticks, a puck, and goal.
This person protects the goal from the opposite team trying to score.