Basketball Crossword
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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 Terms Crossword

Basketball Terms Crossword
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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
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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)

Basketball Crossword

Basketball Crossword
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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

Basketball Crossword Puzzle

Basketball Crossword Puzzle
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Description

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

Sports Terms Crossword

Sports Terms Crossword
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When the opponent attempts to make the ball go over the net for the other team to recieve
When you don't dribble the ball and instead just hold it
An action to prevent the enemy team from scoring
Used to control the ball into a direction by bouncing it off the floor into your hand
You score points when you reach to the opponents end zone
When the offensive player loses possesion of the ball in football
When you score a point by slamming the ball over the net into the enemy's side
What teams do to attempt to score points against the opposite team
The removal of a player for violating sports rules
When you help your teammate score a point.
When you take down the opponent by forcefully hitting them to the ground
When teams come together in a circle to strategize and celebrate
You get this when the opponent fouls you in basketball
A two-point shot attempt by leaping into the basket
This happens when the game needs an extra period to avoid a tie to determine the winner
A shot attempted by jumping to score
Heavy objects to lift
Coaches use this to stop the play and regroup with the team to strategize a plan.
A club used for short distance shots
A 2 point shot made by using one hand by leaping from below the net

Basics of Basketball Crossword

Basics of Basketball Crossword
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A loss of possession to the opponent.
An act of blocking or screening a defensive player.
The arc surrounding the basket.
The player represented by the number 1.
A foul committed by the offensive player resulting in a turnover.
A violation of touching the ball when it is either still on the rim or in the cylinder.
A free shot resulted from a foul.
Unnecessary contact committed by a player against an opponent.
The player known as the 5.
A violation where a player interferes with a shot when it is already on route to the basket.
Failure for the ball to go past the half court line within 10 seconds of being inbounded.
Unnecessary contact becoming more excessive and showing possible intended harm to a member of the opposing team.

Physical Education Vocabulary Crossword

Physical Education Vocabulary Crossword
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curl ups are an activity that help with
push ups and weight training build your
Too improve your _____________ you can run for more than 20 minutes.
BMI
A fitness component that measures how limber one is
Getting a hit that the defense did not commit an error on
When a fielder makes a mistake
The runner gets to 1st base on a base hit
The runner gets to 2nd base on a base hit
The runner gets to home plate on a base hit
When the ball is thrown to the batter to hit by the pitcher underhand
The Server must stand with both feet behind this
The first serve in a game is always made from the
In paddle tennis the served ball must land _______ in the blue boundaries
Usually the second pass made from hitting the ball over the head
Called out on the first serve in paddle tennis
When one team has more than 6 players on one half of the field. It is a penalty
the circle around the goal. The goalie's area
The term used in both Lacrosse and soccer who guards the goal
An area where the ball in soccer, lacrosse, and field hockey lands to make a score
a hard hit downward in volleyball
A serve in volleyball
a successful hit
joining you fingers and hitting the ball with your forearm
Bouncing the ball up and down the court with one hand
2 points scored when jumping off one foot close to the basket
Moving in a circle with one foot "nailed" to the floor in basketball
moving with the basketball when not dribbling
The part of the foot used to dribble a soccer ball
Another name for Frisbee
When throwing a ball you step with your_____ foot
An Olympic sport that combines both basketball and soccer elements
An object that you jump over in track
An anaerobic activity performed in track
A dense led ball that a person pushes in a ring

Football Phrases Crossword

Football Phrases Crossword
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the imaginary line separating the teams at the beginning of a play
a six-point score made by carrying or passing the ball into the end zone of the opposing side, or by recovering it there following a fumble or blocked kick
a chance for a team to advance the ball, ending when the ball carrier is tackled or the ball becomes out of play. A team must advance at least ten yards in a series of four downs in order to keep possession
a field for football, marked with regularly spaced parallel lines
one of a series of marks made along parallel lines that delineate the middle of the field, used to spot the ball after a play ends outside these lines
a goal scored by a placekick, scoring three points
a change in the offensive play called by the quarterback at the line of scrimmage
an exchange made by handing the ball to a teammate
a rapid advance by a defensive player or players, especially toward the quarterback
a football
a player positioned behind the center who directs a team's offensive play
an offensive player, typically a halfback, who specializes in carrying the ball
an offensive player who is positioned at a distance from the end and is used primarily as a pass receiver
a defensive player normally positioned behind the line of scrimmage, but in front of the safeties
a defensive back who normally is positioned well behind the line of scrimmage
a player normally positioned on the line of scrimmage
a defensive back positioned to the outside of the linebackers
an offensive end who lines up close to the tackle
an act of tackling a quarterback behind the line of scrimmage before he can throw a pass
a protective mask covering the nose and mouth or nose and eyes
an act of seizing and stopping a player in possession of the ball by knocking them to the ground
the rectangular area at each end of the field into which the ball must be carried or passed and caught to score a touchdown
a ball one downs deliberately behind one's own goal line or that is kicked through one's end zone. It is taken to the 25-yard line to resume play
a forward pass to a player protected by a screen of blockers
an offensive player in the backfield
an offensive back usually positioned behind the quarterback and to the side of the fullback
a quick backward movement of the ball from the ground that begins a play
a very long, typically unsuccessful pass made in a desperate attempt to score late in the game
a player who punts
either of the two upright posts of a goal
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play
the time at which half of a game or contest is completed, especially when marked by an intermission
the National Football League championship game, played annually between the champions of the National and the American Football Conferences
National Football League
a person or thing that is supposed to bring good luck or that is used to symbolize a particular event or organization
tackle or fend off (a person) by extending an arm rigidly
a form of team game played in North America with an oval ball on a field marked as a gridiron
a disadvantage or handicap imposed on a player or team, typically for infringement of rules
an intentionally short kick-off that travels forward only slightly further than the legally required distance of 10 yards, and which the kicking team attempts to recover
a play in which one or more defensive backs charge the quarterback of the opposing team
a kick made after the ball is first placed on the ground
either of the two lines bounding the longer sides of a football field
the manner in which a defender or a defensive team cover a player, an area, or a play
a timing device that is used to indicate how many seconds remain for the offensive team to start a play before being penalized for delaying the game
the players in a team who defend the goal
a squad that is used for kick-offs, punts, and other special plays
the attacking team or players
a defensive lineman positioned opposite the offensive center
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play
(of a lineman) withdraw from and cross behind the line of scrimmage to block opposing players and clear the way for a runner
a move in which a quarterback pretends to hand the ball to a running back but instead makes a pass
a pass thrown either sideways or back
blow a whistle, especially as a signal
make a sham move to mislead an opponent
a brief break in play
an instructor or trainer in sport
a person taking part in a sport or game
a person who has a strong interest in or admiration for a particular person or thing
each of four equal periods into which a game is divided
an act of catching a pass made by an opposing player
to jump over a player while running with the ball
(of a quarterback) run with the ball behind the line of scrimmage, avoiding tackles

Handball Word Search

Handball  Word Search
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Description

playing field
olympic sport
team sport
free throw
dribbling
goalkeeper
jump shot
penalties
throw off
throw in
defense
handball
wingman
offense
d zone
pivot

Football Terms Crossword

Football Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The amount of yards claimed in a play
When a player looses possession of the ball
The player that carries the ball
A ball that is no longer in play
A play worth six points
A piece of cloth indicating a foul
The area between the end line and the goal line
A meeting on the field to discuss the next play
The ball being passed backwards from the line of scrimmage
To take the ball from the person carrying it
A tackle of a ball carrier on a running play
A force that takes the ball carrier to the ground
The loss of the ball by one team to the other team
The rotation of the football following its release
An attempt to tackle or hurry a player before they can throw a pass or make a kick
There are four of these
Where the ball is kicked before it hits the ground
The ball that is used
A sharp change of direction by a running player
A free kick that starts a play
A pass of the ball which no player caught
In front of the end zone
A backwards pass
A three point score
The area between the offence and defensive at the start of a play