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209 results for NBA

137 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Jun 30, 201857ASee 16-Across (2)Andy Kravis
Thu Apr 26, 201827DJordan joined it in 1984, for shortAlex Eaton-Salners
Mon Apr 16, 201821AOrg. for the Suns and the HeatDavid Woolf
Tue Feb 20, 201833DLeBron James's org. (2)Joel Fagliano
Thu Jan 18, 201821AOrg. that discourages travelingRyan McCarty and Alan Southworth
Sun Jan 7, 201859AWarriors' org. (2)David Steinberg
Sun Oct 15, 2017123ACourt org. (3)John Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Tue Sep 5, 201756ATrail Blazers' org.Michelle Kenney and Jeff Chen
Fri Sep 1, 201743ACourt org. (3)Patrick Berry
Sat Jul 8, 201757DShooting grp.David Steinberg
Wed Jun 28, 201761DOrg. for Raptors and Hawks (2)David Kwong
Thu Mar 2, 201756DOrg. for the PelicansPeter Gordon
Sun Feb 5, 201752DOrg. with a travel ban?Sam Trabucco
Wed Jan 4, 201739AOrg. that prohibits travelingSamuel A. Donaldson
Wed Aug 24, 201634APro org. with Christmas Day gamesMatthew Sewell
Wed Jun 8, 201618DDraft org. (5)Sean Dobbin
Thu May 26, 201625AWarriors' league, for shortAndrew Zhou
Tue May 10, 201630DMagic and Wizards org. (2)David Kwong
Thu Dec 24, 201554DOrg. in which big Bucks earn big bucksDerek Bowman
Sat Aug 29, 201514AGroup of shooting stars, for short?Evan Birnholz
Tue Aug 11, 201529AOrg. for "King James"Jay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
Sun Jul 26, 201523DWhat L.A. is represented in twiceEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Fri Jun 5, 201511DHouston and Dallas are in it: Abbr.James Mulhern
Wed Apr 15, 201521AKings are part of it, in briefJoel Fagliano
Fri Apr 3, 201547A___ Jam (old arcade game)Patrick Berry
Sun Feb 8, 201535DWhat buckets are made in, for shortJeremy Newton
Sun Dec 7, 201486DOrg. with the Larry O'Brien TrophyJeff Chen
Tue Oct 28, 201448AOrg. whose only members with nonplural names appear at the ends of 17-, 25-, 41- and 56-AcrossAndrea Carla Michaels
Mon Jul 28, 201458DOrg. for LeBron JamesTom McCoy
Sun Jun 15, 201440ACourt grp. (4)Tony Orbach
Tue Apr 8, 201441AOrg. for the Suns or the HeatIan Livengood
Sun Mar 23, 201485APelican's home, for shortIan Livengood
Tue Dec 17, 201354AOrg. found in the answer to each asterisked cluePaula Gamache
Tue Sep 3, 201333AOrg. for Wizards and MagicDan Schoenholz
Wed Jul 10, 201351AOrg. for Bucks and BullsEd Sessa
Fri Mar 29, 201340ASee 35-Across (2)Josh Knapp
Sat Mar 2, 201354DSee 53-Down: Abbr.Barry C. Silk
Sun Jan 20, 201374DWarriors' grp. (6)Yaakov Bendavid
Sun Dec 23, 2012113DHeat org.Joe DiPietro
Tue Oct 16, 201235ASee 26-DownBill Thompson
Wed Aug 1, 201219AHoops org. (4)Doug Peterson
Thu Jul 12, 20121DLarry O'Brien Championship Trophy org. (2)Pawel Fludzinski
Mon Jul 2, 201248ALeBron James's org. (2)Bernice Gordon
Sun Jul 1, 201286DBird's org.Dan Schoenholz
Thu May 3, 201234DShooters' grp.?Neville Fogarty
Fri Oct 21, 201119AOrg. with a draftPatrick Berry
Sun Sep 18, 201184AOrg. for some guardsJosh Knapp
Mon Jun 13, 201141AOrg. with the Wizards and WarriorsAlex Vratsanos
Mon May 30, 201123AHoops grp. (3)Michael Barnhart
Sat Feb 19, 20115DDrafting org.Tim Croce
Mon Dec 13, 201018AHornets' and Nuggets' org.Patrick Blindauer
Tue Oct 26, 201033AWizards' and Celtics' org.Chris Handman
Thu Sep 30, 201059DJazz group, for shortVictor Fleming
Tue Jul 20, 201019AHoops org. (4)Ed Sessa
Sun May 9, 201062DCourt grp. (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Feb 13, 201019DDraft org. (5)Ashish Vengsarkar
Sat Sep 12, 200941AOrg. with many centersBarry C. Silk
Wed Jul 29, 200941AGrizzlies' org.Tim Wescott
Sun Feb 22, 200943AOrg. with the Red Auerbach TrophyBarry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Sat Feb 7, 200951DOrg. with guardsPete Muller
Tue Nov 11, 200864DOrg. for Raptors and Hawks (2)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Sun Sep 21, 200890DLarry O'Brien Championship Trophy org. (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Sep 19, 200851DOrg. with the annual Eddie Gottlieb TrophyAlex Boisvert
Wed Apr 23, 200843AHawks' and Raptors' grp.Stephen Edward Anderson
Wed Mar 5, 200849AHoops org. (4)Steven Ginzburg
Wed Feb 20, 200853ACourt org. (3)Chuck Hamilton
Sun Feb 17, 200877AHoop grp. (3)Henry Hook
Tue Feb 12, 200864DHome for Bulls, but not Bears: Abbr.Deb Amlen
Thu Aug 9, 20078DRockets' and Suns' org.Tyler Hinman
Tue Jul 24, 200757DHoops org. (4)Bruce Adams
Mon May 14, 200726DOrg. with a 24-second shot clockPaula Gamache
Wed Apr 25, 200740DCagers' grp.John Farmer
Sun Feb 25, 2007101ACourt grp. (4)David J. Kahn
Tue Jan 23, 200719AOrg. for Bulls and BucksTimothy Powell
Mon Jan 8, 200748AHoopsters' org.Harriet Clifton
Wed Dec 20, 200657DEddie Gottlieb Trophy org.Nancy Salomon
Sun Dec 3, 200691ADraft org. (5)Patrick Merrell
Fri Oct 27, 200644DIts members may be seen traveling: Abbr.David Bunker
Thu Jul 6, 200639DRockets can be found in this: Abbr.Pete Muller
Sun Jun 18, 200681AThe Maurice Podoloff Trophy is awarded to its M.V.P.Ben and Mark Tausig
Tue Apr 25, 200660AJordan was once part of it: Abbr.Kevan Choset
Wed Apr 5, 200640AOrg. with June finalsPatrick Merrell
Tue Mar 7, 200649AAll-Star game org.Richard Jacobs
Thu Jan 19, 200657DOrg. with a Sixth Man AwardJoe DiPietro
Tue Aug 30, 200552ATimberwolves' org.Leonard Williams
Tue Aug 23, 200534AMagic org. (3)Holden Baker and Nancy Salomon
Thu Feb 3, 200560DWarriors' grp. (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Jan 7, 200551DWarriors' grp. (6)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Nov 23, 200411DHoops grp. (3)Kurt Mengel
Mon Sep 27, 200435DHoops grp. (3)Gregory Paul
Thu Aug 5, 200463DOrg. whose members use the press?Seth Abel
Thu Jul 22, 200447A___ draftGreg Staples
Tue Apr 27, 200461DMagic and Wizards org. (2)Janet R. Bender
Sun Mar 14, 200465AAll-___ TeamCraig Kasper
Wed Jan 21, 200452AJazz grp. (5)Barry Silk
Sat Dec 6, 20039DGrp. concerned with travelingCraig Kasper
Thu Nov 20, 200358DCourt letters?Manny Nosowsky
Mon Oct 27, 200360DWizards' and Warriors' org.Richard Miller
Sun Jun 29, 2003126DMagic grp.Rich Norris
Wed Jan 15, 200367ASubj. of this puzzle's themeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Dec 30, 200262DOrg. for the Nets and NuggetsGregory E. Paul
Wed May 22, 200253AHoop grp. (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Feb 11, 200231A76ers' org.Peter Gordon
Thu Jan 10, 200224AWarriors' grp. (6)Alex Vaughn
Sun Nov 11, 2001103DWarriors' grp. (6)Joe DiPietro
Sun Mar 18, 200162AGarden grp., perhapsRichard Silvestri
Thu Nov 16, 200028AL.A. Clippers are in itNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Apr 5, 200040ALakers' org.Frances Hansen
Mon Mar 27, 200058AWizards and Magic org.Dave and Diane Epperson
Thu Oct 14, 199939AKings' org.Joe DiPietro
Fri Sep 24, 199938DCourt grp. (4)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Sep 17, 199945DRockets grp.Patrick D. Berry
Sun Aug 1, 1999113DJazz grp. (5)Randolph Ross
Sun Jul 18, 1999123ADraft org.? (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sat Jun 19, 199958DThe Phila. Warriors were its first champsMark Diehl
Fri Mar 12, 199954ABird grp.A. J. Santora
Sun Nov 15, 1998105DMagic org. (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Wed Nov 4, 199864AJordan has a part in it: Abbr.Rich Norris
Sun Jul 5, 199812DTV's "The ___ Today"Joe DiPietro
Mon Nov 24, 199755DHawks' and Bucks' org.Alex K. Justin
Sun Sep 28, 199779DSome TNT sports coverageRobert H. Wolfe
Wed Aug 27, 199754AWarriors' org. (2)Jonathan Schmalzbach
Thu Jul 3, 199724DSpring playoffs org.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Jun 28, 199729DWarriors' grp. (6)Bob Klahn
Tue May 6, 199722DOrg. for Bulls and BulletsBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Aug 11, 1996108DDraft org. (5)M. Schneider
Sun Jul 21, 199671AJazz grp. (5)D. Niles
Fri Mar 22, 199628AOrg. in which Jordan is a memberF. A. Longo
Sat Sep 30, 199529AIt has Bulls but no BearsBryant White
Sat Jun 3, 199551AJazz grp. (5)Bob Klahn
Fri Feb 17, 199553AMagic org. (3)Arthur S. Verdesca
Thu Jan 26, 199537DScottie Pippen's org.A.J. Santora
Fri Jan 20, 199545AJazz grp. (5)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Nov 25, 199457DWhere Shaw attacks: Abbr.Daniel R. Stark
Thu Nov 17, 199455AJazz org.Rich Norris
Fri Jun 17, 199452AHoop grp. (3)Bryant White
Sun Jun 12, 199431AHoop group, for shortFrances Hansen

1 result for NBA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 6, 2000diagramless36DMavericks' org.Fred Piscop

71 results for NBA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 17, 199352AEwing's org.Jeanette K. BrillTaub
Thu Jun 3, 199352DKnicks' org.Rand H. BurnsMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 1992114DHoopsters' org.Arthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Wed Mar 25, 199265DCeltics' org.Stanley GlassMaleska
Fri Dec 27, 199155DOrg. for EwingRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Thu Mar 28, 199157DPistons' org.Christopher PageMaleska
Mon Aug 27, 199039DOrg. in which a Bird fliesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Mar 14, 199029ACagers' org.Lois SidwayMaleska
Tue Jun 20, 198940DOrg. for a KnickSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Mar 26, 198956ALeague in which Dr. J playedLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 198895ACagers' gp.Norman S. WizerMaleska
Fri May 27, 198852DSpurs' org.Robert O. DillmanMaleska
Sat Apr 30, 198834DBulls and Bullets org.Vaughn KeithMaleska
Fri Mar 11, 198845AHoopsters' org.Charles J. MantotiMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 1988134ACagers' org.Warren W. ReichMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 198748ABird's org.Caroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Mon Sep 7, 198757DLakers' org.Dorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 198754AAbdul-Jabbar's gp.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Mar 22, 198744AHoopsters' org.Ernst TheimerMaleska
Sat Jan 10, 198734DCourt org.Nancy JolineMaleska
Tue Dec 23, 198659DIn which Dr. J operatesChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sun Sep 7, 198694AOrg. for Bird and BirdsongBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Aug 6, 198622DCourt org.Martha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Jun 1, 198616AKnicks' org.Charles M. DeberMaleska
Thu Nov 14, 198540ADr. J's leagueWilliam CanineMaleska
Mon Apr 15, 198560DBasketball org.Norman S. WizerMaleska
Wed Nov 28, 198437ABird's org.Judson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Nov 11, 198478AHoop group: Abbr.Mark DiehlMaleska
Thu Oct 25, 19847DKnicks, Nets et al.William LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jul 19, 198465DLakers' org.Charlotte ShoreMaleska
Mon Jul 9, 198443DPro hoopsters' org.John H. HalesMaleska
Sun Mar 25, 198418AHoopsters' orgJim PageMaleska
Thu Dec 1, 198340AOrg. in which a Bird fliesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Nov 27, 198326DBullets, Rockets et al.Jack R. Harnes, M.D.Maleska
Fri Jun 25, 198236ADr. J's org.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Tue Oct 27, 198158DOrg. in which the Celtics reignChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Jul 19, 1981109AAssn. for "Dr. J"Jim PageMaleska
Wed Apr 8, 198165DOrg. for Nets between netsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Mar 15, 1981116DOrg. in which a Byrd fliesLynn Gilbert LempelMaleska
Fri Jan 16, 198129AOrg. in which Larry Bird playsDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri Apr 11, 198052ADribblers' org.Maurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Mon Aug 6, 197966ANets, Suns, etc.I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Aug 5, 197956ATrail Blazers' leagueTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Apr 5, 197959DHoop group: Abbr.Elaine D. SchorrMaleska
Tue Feb 7, 197855DKnicks' org.Robert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Oct 23, 1977128ASports org.Frank NosoffMaleska
Sun Oct 10, 19765DKnicks' leagueWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Mar 21, 1976112DKnicks' org.Arnold MossWeng
Thu Jan 29, 197643AKnicks' org.DeWitt AndersonWeng
Sat Jan 10, 197658DKnicks' league: Abbr.H. Hastings ReddallWeng
Wed Dec 31, 197555DPro sports leagueSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Sun Jun 29, 1975122AKnicks' leagueA. J. SantoraWeng
Sat Mar 1, 197529ABasketball assn.Manny MillerWeng
Fri Nov 8, 197457DKnicks' org.James BarrickWeng
Fri Dec 28, 197349AKnicks' league: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 8, 197356DKnicks' org.UnknownWeng
Mon Oct 25, 197137ABasketball org.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 4, 1971126DBasketball org.Sylvia BaumgartenWeng
Sun Mar 21, 1971118DKnicks' leagueJay SpryWeng
Sun Mar 15, 197017DKnicks' league: Abbr.Frank NosoffWeng
Sat Mar 22, 196941ABasketball league: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 8, 196926DN. Y. Knicks' league.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 4, 1968142DSports groupThreba JohnsonFarrar
Sun May 1, 196658APro sports group.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thu Jul 8, 196558DPro basketball group.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun May 16, 196557ABasketball group.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 1964124APro basketball group.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Feb 2, 196325AAthletic group: Abbr.Lois HillisFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 196065DPro basketball group.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wed Jun 3, 195954DTall athletes' association: Abbr.Christine ValenceFarrar
Thu Apr 17, 195859DAward won by novelist Cheever: Abbr.S. A. KayFarrar