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# of points which a free throw is worth, also the # of throws which a team is awarded with after an infringement before the _-point line (see #3 for 'blank' clue)
# of points which a short-distance scoring throw is worth
# of points which a long-distance scoring throw is worth, also it is the # of free throws which a team is awarded with after an infringement beyond the _-point line
# of players per team allowed on the court at any one time
Length of an NBA quarter
Total length of an NBA game
Team from Philadelphia
Venue in which basketball games take place
Situation where a player throws the ball to a team-mate prior to a score
Division which includes the New York Knicks
Object which exists behind either basket, and the ball often rebounds off of this
Name for the object which consists of both a hoop and a net, and players must put the ball through this in order to score
Name for both the ball and the sport itself
Area on which basketball games are played
Team from Chicago, also Michael Jordan was their star player during the 80's
Sound which goes off either at the end of each quarter, or when the shot clock reaches zero
Team from Cleveland
Team from Boston
Position abbreviated as 'C'
Circle which exists in the middle of the court
Line which runs across the middle part of the court
Division which includes the Chicago Bulls
The NBA consists of two of these
Name for a team who finishes top of their own conference
Penultimate round of the NBA playoffs
What teams are awarded with for winning their own conference
There are three of these in each NBA conference
Name for a team who finishes top of their own division
What teams are awarded with for winning their own division
Something which players must do with the ball whilst they are both moving and in possession
Name for the conference which mainly includes teams who play east of the Mississippi
Alternative name for illegal contact (other than foul)
Team who are newly-created for the purposes of expanding the league
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Name for the people who cheer on their favorite team
Alternative name for illegal contact (other than encroachment)
Team who make up part of the NBA
What a team is awarded with after an infringement beyond the 3-point line
Contest between two teams
Timer which counts downwards from 15:00 to 00:00 during each quarter
Stat which is an indicator of how many games each team must win in order to catch-up with the division leaders, and is abbreviated as 'GB'
A game consists of two of these
Team from Miami
Stat which refers to how many games a team has won or lost, but not on the road
Team who are not playing on the road
Upper part of the basket
Item of clothing which players wear in order to cover the top part of their body
Famous player from the 80's who was part of the Chicago Bulls
Team from New York
#1 team from Los Angeles
First part of an NBA team name
This usually appears on either the player's jerseys, or on the center of the court
Team from Orlando
Person who dresses up (usually as an animal) as someone/something who is associated with the team's nickname
Name of the #1 basketball league in the u.s.
Event which occurs during the off-season which enables teams to pick new players in time for the following season
Ultimate round of the NBA playoffs
Part of the basket which is suspended from the hoop
Second part of an NBA team name
Stat which refers to how many games a team has won or lost outside of their own conference
Division which includes the Portland Trail Blazers
Team from Denver
Famous player from the 2000's (initials S.O.)
People who help to run the game smoothly
Extra quarter(s) which are played in order to decide a winner
Division which includes the Los Angeles Lakers
Area within the grounds of the arena where fans park their cars
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Action where a player throws the ball to one of his team-mates
Stat which is an indicator of the ratio of games won or lost during the regular-season, and is abbreviated as 'PCT'
Name for any series of games which occurs after the regular-season
Part of the season which follows the regular-season
Defensive position which is abbreviated as 'PG'
Offensive position which is abbreviated as 'PF'
Part of the season which precludes the regular-season
Game which is played as part of the above
A basketball game consists of four of these
Name of the main official
Main part of the season
Game which counts towards the league standings
Stat which refers to how many games a team has won or lost, but not at home
Situation where a player manages to throw the ball into the net
Electronic equipment which displays information about the game in progress, and which is usually suspended from the ceiling
Object which players wear on their feet
Defensive position which is abbreviated as 'SG'
Item of clothing which players wear in order to cover the bottom part of their body
Timer which counts downwards from 30 seconds to zero seconds, and which is reset after every score or scoring attempt
Offensive position which is abbreviated as 'SF'
Division which includes the Miami Heat
Division which includes the Dallas Mavericks
Team from San Antonio
Item of clothing which players wear underneath their shoes
Name for a group of players
Teams can use up to three of these per half in order to stop the game clock
Situation which happens either at the start of each quarter, or after a score, and is carried out by the referee
Referee's main assistant
Team who are not playing at home
Name for the conference which mainly includes teams who play west of the Mississippi
Object which is used by the referee to signal any stoppages during the game
Name for the winners of the NBA

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