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backboard
ball
basketball
circle
dunk
freethrow
hoop
net
orange
rim
swish
threepointer

Basketball Crossword

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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

basket ball Word Search

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

Basketball Word Search

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Word Search
Description

All Star
Backboard
Basketball
Block
center
Coach
Crossover
Defense
DoubleRim
Dribble
Floater
Free Throw
Gatorade
Hoop
Layup
Net
Offense
PeachBaskets
Player
Pointguard
Powerade
powerforward
Rim
Shoot
Shootingguard
Smallforward
Stars
Steal
Three Pointer
Two Pointer

March Madness Word Search

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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 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 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

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 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

I LOVE BASKETBALL!!!!!! Word Search

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Net
Rim
Dunk
Backboard
Baller
Ball
Anklebreaker
Press break
Press
Block
Three pointer
layup
Crossover
Swish
Shoot
Foul
Dribble
Pass
Boxout
Rebound

Basics of Basketball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A loss of possession to the opponent. Turnover
An act of blocking or screening a defensive player. Pick
The arc surrounding the basket. Three Point Line
The player represented by the number 1. Point Guard
A foul committed by the offensive player resulting in a turnover. Offensive Foul
A violation of touching the ball when it is either still on the rim or in the cylinder. Basket Interference
A free shot resulted from a foul. Free Throw
Unnecessary contact committed by a player against an opponent. Flagrant One
The player known as the 5. Center
A violation where a player interferes with a shot when it is already on route to the basket. Goaltending
Failure for the ball to go past the half court line within 10 seconds of being inbounded. Ten second violation
Unnecessary contact becoming more excessive and showing possible intended harm to a member of the opposing team. Flagrant Two