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  • A Doll's House ( play by Henrik Ibsen )
  • A Mars a day helps you work, rest and play ( Mars Chocolate advertising slogan )
  • A Streetcar Named Desire ( Marlon Brando movie )
  • A cup of coffee ( A baseball expression denoting a break from major league baseball )
  • Abide with me ( hymn traditionally sung at the English football Cup Final ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Address the ball ( golfing term denoting readiness to play )
  • Agent Zero ( Nickname of basketball player Gilbert Arenas )
  • Ahead of the game
  • Air Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Vince Carter )
  • Air Jordan ( Nickname of basketball player Michael Jordan )
  • Air Zaire ( Nickname of basketball player Dikembe Mutombo )
  • Air shot
  • Air support
  • All Day ( Nickname of American football player Adrian Peterson )
  • All Fun And Games Until Somebody Loses An Eye ( Christopher Brookmyer book )
  • All the fun of the fair
  • All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy
  • All your base are belong to us ( broken English phrase used in the video game Zero Wing )
  • America's Oldest Living Teenager ( Nickname of game show host Dick Clark )
  • An Ideal Husband ( play by Oscar Wilde )
  • Angels in America ( play by Tony Kushner )
  • Anyone for tennis?
  • Anyone's game
  • Apres ski
  • Are you ready for some football?
  • As game as Ned Kelly
  • At sixes and sevens ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby Bull ( Nickname of baseball player Orlando Cepeda )
  • Baby Gramps ( Nickname of basketball player Greg Oden )
  • Baby Jordan ( Nickname of basketball player Harold Miner )
  • Bad Moon ( Nickname of American football player Andre Rison )
  • Bam Bam ( Nickname of baseball player Hensley Meulens )
  • Bandy words with ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Bart the Cool ( Nickname of American football player Bart Starr )
  • Base jumping
  • Baseball card
  • Batman and Robin ( Nickname of baseball players Mike Piazza and Robin Ventura )
  • Be a good sport
  • Bean Burrito ( Nickname of basketball player Nick Young )
  • Beast or Perk ( Nickname of basketball player Kendrick Perkins )
  • Beaten at your own game
  • Big Al ( Nickname of football player Alan Shearer and of basketball player Al Jefferson )
  • Big Baby ( Nickname of basketball player Glen Davis )
  • Big Ben ( Nickname of basketball player Ben Wallace and American football player Ben Roethlisberger )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of American football player Leon Lett )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of baseball player Andres Galarraga )
  • Big Country ( Nickname of basketball player Bryant Reeves )
  • Big Daddy ( Nickname of American football Dan Wilkinson )
  • Big Dog ( Nickname of basketball player Glenn Robinson )
  • Big Donkey ( Nickname of baseball players Billy Butler and Adam Dunn )
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Posey )
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Worthy )
  • Big Mac ( Nickname of baseball player Mark McGwire )
  • Big Nasty ( Nickname of basketball player Corliss Williamson )
  • Big Papi ( Nickname of baseball player David Ortiz )
  • Big Phil ( Nickname of football manager Luiz Felipe Scolari )
  • Big Poison ( Nickname of baseball player Paul Waner )
  • Big Puma ( Nickname of baseball player Lance Berkman )
  • Big Red ( Nickname of basketball player Arvydas Sabonis )
  • Big Sam ( Nickname of football manager Sam Allardyce )
  • Big Shot Becky ( Nickname of basketball player Becky Hammon )
  • Big Shot Bob ( Nickname of basketball player Robert Horry )
  • Big Six ( Nickname of baseball player Christy Mathewson )
  • Big Smooth ( Nickname of basketball player Charlie Villanueva )
  • Big Snacks ( Nickname of basketball player Jerome James )
  • Big Sofo ( Nickname of basketball player Sofoklis Schortsanitis )
  • Big Z ( Nickname of baseball player Carlos Zambrano )
  • Big Z ( Nickname of basketball player Zydrunas Ilgauskas )
  • Billy Liar ( Novel and play by Keith Waterhouse and Tom Courtenay / Julie Christie movie )
  • Bird Man ( Nickname of basketball player Chris Andersen )
  • Black Jack ( Nickname of baseball player Jack McDowell )
  • Black Jesus ( Nickname of basketball player Amare Stoudemire )
  • Black Mamba ( Nickname of basketball player Kobe Bryant )
  • Black Mike ( Nickname of baseball player Mickey Cochrane )
  • Black Moses ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Black water rafting
  • Blame game
  • Blondes have more fun
  • Blood sports
  • Blue Moon ( Nickname of baseball player John Odom )
  • Body surfing ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Boom Dizzle ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Brand new ballgame ( A baseball expression meaning when a team that has been behind ties up the game )
  • Brazilian Blur ( Nickname of basketball player Leandro Barbosa )
  • Bring your A game ( perform to your best ability )
  • Broadway Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Joe Namath )
  • Bron Bron ( Nickname of basketball player LeBron James )
  • Brum brum ( child's play idiom expressing the sound of a vehicle )
  • Brush back ( A baseball expression meaning to subvert or threaten verbally )
  • Buc The World ( Nickname of basketball player Greg Buckner )
  • Buffet of Goodness ( Nickname of basketball player Channing Frye )
  • Bullet Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Charles Rogan )
  • Bundle of fun
  • Bungee jumping
  • Buy a bucket of chicken and have a barrel of fun ( Kentucky Fried Chicken advertising slogan )
  • Bye Bye ( Nickname of baseball player Steve Balboni )
  • Call of Duty ( video game title )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Captain Bly ( Nickname of baseball player Bert Blyleven )
  • Captain Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Steve Nash )
  • Captain Crunch ( Nickname of basketball player Jalen Rose )
  • Captain Hook ( Nickname of baseball manager George Anderson )
  • Captain Jack ( Nickname of basketball player Stephen Jackson )
  • Captain Kirk ( Nickname of basketball player Kirk Hinrich )
  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof ( play by Tennesee Williams and Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • Cat and mouse game
  • Caught off base ( A baseball expression meaning unawares or by surprise )
  • Champagne Tony ( Nickname of American football player Tony Eason )
  • Charlie Hustle ( Nickname of baseball player Pete Rose )
  • Chicken Man ( Nickname of baseball player Wade Boggs )
  • Child's play
  • Children, one is one, two is fun, three is a house full
  • Chips With Everything ( Arnold Wesker play )
  • Chocolate Thunder ( Nickname of basketball player Darryl Dawkins )
  • Cleanup hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a batter who comes in to solve a problem )
  • Close of play
  • Clyde the Glide ( Nickname of basketball player Clyde Drexler )
  • Come out and play
  • Connie Mack ( Nickname of baseball player Cornelius McGillicuddy )
  • Contact sport
  • Cool Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Joe Montana )
  • Cool Papa ( Nickname of baseball player James Bell )
  • Country pursuits
  • Country sports
  • Cover Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Cover your bases
  • Crazy Legs ( Nickname of American football player Elroy Hirsch )
  • Crime Dog ( Nickname of baseball player Fred McGriff )
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • DaWhite Howard ( Nickname of basketball player David Lee )
  • Dandy Don ( Nickname of American football player Don Meredith )
  • Dead heat
  • Death of a Salesman ( play by Arthur Miller )
  • Deep Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Defende Reboundo ( Nickname of basketball player Dikembe Mutombo )
  • Det the Threat ( Nickname of basketball player Detlef Schrempf )
  • Dice K ( Nickname of baseball player Daisuke Matsuzaka )
  • Didn't they do well! ( A catchphrase from Bruce Forsyth In The Generation Game )
  • Different ball game
  • Ditty Bop ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Doc Howard ( Nickname of basketball player Dwight Howard )
  • Dollar Bill ( Nickname of basketball player Bill Bradley )
  • Don't play the innocent
  • Donnie ( Nickname of baseball player Don Mattingly )
  • Double header ( A baseball expression denoting two events held on the same day with the same participants )
  • Double your pleasure, double your fun ( Wrigley's Doublemint Chewing Gum advertising slogan )
  • Down to the last out ( A baseball expression meaning to have one last chance )
  • Downtown Freddie ( Nickname of basketball player Fred Brown )
  • Dragon Slayer ( Nickname of baseball player Josh Fogg )
  • Drum up support
  • Ducks on a pond ( A baseball expression meaning having runners in scoring position )
  • Earl the Pearl ( Nickname of basketball player Earl Monroe )
  • Earl the Squirrel ( Nickname of basketball player Earl Boykins )
  • El Caballo ( Nickname of baseball player Carlos Lee )
  • El Contusione ( Nickname of basketball player Manu Ginobili )
  • El Duque ( Nickname of baseball player Orlando Hernandez )
  • El Presidente ( Nickname of baseball player Dennis Martinez )
  • El Sid ( Nickname of baseball player Sid Fernandez )
  • El Toro ( Nickname of baseball player Fernando Valenzuela )
  • End of the ball game
  • Everyday Eddie ( Nickname of baseball player Eddie Guardado )
  • Everything to play for
  • Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fair game
  • Fair play
  • Fair play to you
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Food, Folks and Fun ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • Forward Short Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fourth Quarter Vince ( Nickname of American football player Vince Young )
  • Fred Ex ( Nickname of American football player Freddie Mitchell )
  • Frisbee golf ( A game based on golf but using frisbees rather than balls )
  • Front nine ( The first nine holes in a game of golf )
  • Fun Fun Fun ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Fun With Dick And Jane ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Fun and games
  • Game bird
  • Game brain
  • Game changer
  • Game of two halves
  • Game on
  • Game over
  • Game plan
  • Game set and match
  • Game time
  • Game to the last
  • Games people play
  • Garbage Man ( Nickname of American football player Michael Bradley )
  • Get Buckets ( Nickname of basketball player Ricky Davis )
  • Get in shape
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Ghostface ( Nickname of basketball player Joel Przybilla )
  • Girls Just Want To Have Fun ( Cyndi Lauper song )
  • Give the game away
  • Go and play in the traffic
  • Go-Go Gadget Arms ( Nickname of basketball player Kevin Garnett )
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Golden Graham ( Nickname of basketball player Joey Graham )
  • Golden Guus ( Nickname of football manager Guus Hiddink )
  • Golden Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting a player who strikes out four times in a game )
  • Good clean fun
  • Good sport
  • Gorgeous George ( Nickname of baseball player George Sisler )
  • Got game
  • Grand Theft Auto ( video game title )
  • Grass widow
  • Grits N Gravy ( Nickname of basketball player Ricky Davis )
  • Ground Hog Day ( Nickname of basketball player Tim Duncan )
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Group of death ( the most difficult or competitive group in a sports tournament )
  • Guessing game
  • Hair Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Steve Nash )
  • Half Man Half Amazing ( Nickname of basketball player Vince Carter )
  • Half the fun is getting there ( Olympic Airways advertising slogan )
  • Hammerin' Hank ( Nickname of baseball players Hank Aaron and Hank Greenberg )
  • Have fun
  • He Hate Me ( Nickname of American football player Rod Smart )
  • He will never play the piano again
  • Heavenly host ( The angels that support God )
  • Heavy Lunch ( Nickname of American football player Norman Hand )
  • Heavy hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a powerful or commanding person )
  • Hedda Gabler ( play by Henrik Ibsen )
  • His Airness ( Nickname of basketball player Michael Jordan )
  • His Heinous ( Nickname of basketball player Bill Laimbeer )
  • Hit it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Hockey Mom
  • Hop, skip and jump
  • Horse play
  • Hot Plate ( Nickname of basketball player John Sam Williams )
  • Hot Rod ( Nickname of basketball player Rodney Hundley )
  • How does that play in Peoria?
  • Hungry Hungry Hilton ( Nickname of basketball player Hilton Armstrong )
  • I took my harp to the party but no one asked me to play
  • I'm game
  • If music be the food of love, play on ( from Twelth Night by Shakespeare )
  • In play
  • It was twenty years ago today Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play ( Beatles song lyric )
  • It's all fun and games until somebody gets hurt
  • It's all good clean fun
  • It's good to play together ( Microsoft Xbox advertising slogan )
  • It's in the game ( EA Sports advertising slogan )
  • It's just a game
  • It's not cricket
  • It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game
  • It's only a game
  • Jimminy Cricket
  • Juno and the Paycock ( play by Sean O'Casey )
  • Kid n' Play ( Nickname of Kevin Martin )
  • Knock it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Knock the cover off the ball ( A baseball expression meaning succeed beyond expectation )
  • Lady Windermere's Fan ( play by Oscar Wilde )
  • Late in the game
  • Leadoff hitter ( A baseball expression denoting the player who bats first )
  • Leg Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Leg Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Life support
  • Lift your game
  • Live action
  • Live in your world, play in ours ( Sony advertising slogan )
  • Long Day's Journey into Night ( play by Eugene O'Neil )
  • Long Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Love play
  • Major league ( A baseball expression meaning at the top rank )
  • Make a play for
  • Make fun of
  • Make great play of
  • Man and Superman ( play by George Bernard Shaw )
  • Mario Kart ( video game title )
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Miss the cut
  • Mother Courage ( play by Bertolt Brecht )
  • Mourning Becomes Electra ( play by Eugene O'Neill )
  • Mr. Cricket ( Nickname of Michael Hussey - Australian cricketer )
  • Mug's game
  • Murderers' Row ( A baseball expression denoting a group of talented individuals or valuable assets )
  • Must win game
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • No one likes us, we don't care ( A catchphrase from Millwall football supporters )
  • Numbers game
  • O Romeo, Romeo; wherefore art thou Romeo ( from the play by Shakespeare )
  • Oh, what fun
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • On the game
  • Only A Pawn In Their Game ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Only game in town
  • Out for a duck
  • Pinch hit ( A baseball expression denoting a substitute or stand-in )
  • Pitch a shutout ( A baseball expression meaning not allowing an opponent any wins )
  • Platinum Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting striking out five times in a game )
  • Play Cupid
  • Play God
  • Play Misty For Me ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • Play a blinder
  • Play a waiting game
  • Play around
  • Play ball
  • Play both ends against the middle
  • Play by ear
  • Play by play
  • Play by the rules
  • Play catch up
  • Play catchup
  • Play chicken
  • Play dead
  • Play devil's advocate
  • Play dirty
  • Play ducks and drakes
  • Play fast and loose
  • Play favorites
  • Play favourites
  • Play for keeps
  • Play for time
  • Play from the tips
  • Play gooseberry
  • Play hard to get
  • Play hardball ( A baseball expression meaning to be or act tough or aggressive )
  • Play havoc with
  • Play hell
  • Play hide the sausage
  • Play hookey
  • Play it again Sam
  • Play it again, Sam ( New York State Lottery advertising slogan )
  • Play it by the book
  • Play it cool
  • Play it for laughs
  • Play it safe
  • Play kissy face
  • Play off
  • Play possum
  • Play safe
  • Play second fiddle
  • Play silly buggers
  • Play softball ( A baseball expression meaning to ask easy questions )
  • Play the field ( - indulge in a series of sexual relationships )
  • Play the fool
  • Play the game
  • Play the old soldier
  • Play the percentage game
  • Play the race card
  • Play the white man
  • Play to win
  • Play with fire
  • Play within a play
  • Play your cards right
  • Play your part
  • Play yourself in
  • Playboy of the Western World ( play by John Millington Synge )
  • Plug and play
  • Poke fun
  • Political football
  • Primal Rage ( film and video game )
  • Put the fun back into driving ( Vauxhall Motors advertising slogan )
  • Put your game face on
  • Raise your game
  • Rally cap ( A baseball expression denoting a cap is a worn inside out or backwards )
  • Right off the bat ( A baseball expression meaning immediately without delay )
  • Roll over and play dead
  • Roll up, roll up, all the fun of the fair
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead ( play by Tom Stoppard )
  • Say it ain't so, Joe ( A baseball expression denoting disbelief )
  • Second slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • She Stoops to Conquer ( play by Oliver Goldsmith )
  • Shell game
  • Shoot hoops
  • Short Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Skin in the game
  • Slam dunk
  • Sod this for a game of soldiers
  • Some Nights ( fun song )
  • Sonic the Hedgehog ( video game title )
  • Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Strike out swinging ( A baseball expression meaning to fail while giving it your best effort )
  • Super Mario Brothers ( video game title )
  • Superbowl Sunday
  • Support network
  • Swing for the fences ( A baseball expression meaning try for a substantial gain )
  • Switch hitter ( A baseball expression denoting a batter who can hit left or right handed )
  • Sword play
  • Take cuts at someone ( A baseball expression meaning taking a verbal swing or striking a blow at a reputation )
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • Take the field ( begin a sporting event or a military campaign )
  • Talk a good game
  • Tears Of A Clown ( Smokey Robinson song )
  • The Admirable Crichton ( Play by J M Barrie and nickname of James Crichton )
  • The All Blacks ( Nickname of the New Zealand Rugby Union team )
  • The Army Game ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Basketball Jesus ( Nickname of Larry Bird )
  • The Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton
  • The Boys in the Band ( play by Mart Crowley )
  • The Cannonball Kid ( Nickname of tennis player Roscoe Tanner )
  • The Cherry Orchard ( play by Anton Chekhov )
  • The Clown Killer ( Nickname of John Gacy )
  • The Clown Prince ( Nickname of Paul Gascoigne )
  • The Crazy Gang ( Nickname of Wimbledon Football Club )
  • The Devil's Disciple ( Bernard Shaw play and Burt Lancaster movie )
  • The Dowager Queen of the Game Shows ( Nickname of Pat Carroll )
  • The Ginger Man ( play by JP Donleavy )
  • The Glass Menagerie ( play by Tennessee Williams )
  • The Iceman Cometh ( play by Eugene O'Neill )
  • The Importance of Being Ernest ( play by Oscar Wilde )
  • The Olympic ideal
  • The Plough and the Stars ( play by Sean O'Casey )
  • The Quare Fellow ( play by Brendan Behan )
  • The Scottish play
  • The Sims ( video game title )
  • The Special One ( Nickname of football manager Jose Mourinho )
  • The Tears of a Clown
  • The Thriller In Manila ( Ali versus Frazier boxing match )
  • The beautiful game
  • The blame game
  • The fun develops instantly ( Polaroid advertising slogan )
  • The game is afoot
  • The game is up
  • The little dog laughed to see such fun
  • The name game
  • The name of the game
  • The play's the thing
  • The referee's decision is final
  • The sound of leather on willow ( sound of the ball on the bat in cricket )
  • The sport of kings
  • Third Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Third man ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Three strikes and you are out
  • Threepenny Opera ( play by Bertolt Brecht )
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Time flies when you are having fun fun
  • Anyone for tennis?
  • Anyone's game
  • Apres ski
  • Are you ready for some football?
  • As game as Ned Kelly
  • At sixes and sevens ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby Bull ( Nickname of baseball player Orlando Cepeda )
  • Baby Gramps ( Nickname of basketball player Greg Oden )
  • Baby Jordan ( Nickname of basketball player Harold Miner )
  • Bad Moon ( Nickname of American football player Andre Rison )
  • Bam Bam ( Nickname of baseball player Hensley Meulens )
  • Bandy words with ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Bart the Cool ( Nickname of American football player Bart Starr )
  • Base jumping
  • Baseball card
  • Batman and Robin ( Nickname of baseball players Mike Piazza and Robin Ventura )
  • Be a good sport
  • Bean Burrito ( Nickname of basketball player Nick Young )
  • Beast or Perk ( Nickname of basketball player Kendrick Perkins )
  • Beaten at your own game
  • Big Al ( Nickname of football player Alan Shearer and of basketball player Al Jefferson )
  • Big Baby ( Nickname of basketball player Glen Davis )
  • Big Ben ( Nickname of basketball player Ben Wallace and American football player Ben Roethlisberger )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of American football player Leon Lett )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of baseball player Andres Galarraga )
  • Big Country ( Nickname of basketball player Bryant Reeves )
  • Big Daddy ( Nickname of American football Dan Wilkinson )
  • Big Dog ( Nickname of basketball player Glenn Robinson )
  • Big Donkey ( Nickname of baseball players Billy Butler and Adam Dunn )
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Posey )
  • Big Game James ( Nickname of basketball player James Worthy )
  • Big Mac ( Nickname of baseball player Mark McGwire )
  • Big Nasty ( Nickname of basketball player Corliss Williamson )
  • Big Papi ( Nickname of baseball player David Ortiz )
  • Big Phil ( Nickname of football manager Luiz Felipe Scolari )
  • Big Poison ( Nickname of baseball player Paul Waner )
  • Big Puma ( Nickname of baseball player Lance Berkman )
  • Big Red ( Nickname of basketball player Arvydas Sabonis )
  • Big Sam ( Nickname of football manager Sam Allardyce )
  • Big Shot Becky ( Nickname of basketball player Becky Hammon )
  • Big Shot Bob ( Nickname of basketball player Robert Horry )
  • Big Six ( Nickname of baseball player Christy Mathewson )
  • Big Smooth ( Nickname of basketball player Charlie Villanueva )
  • Big Snacks ( Nickname of basketball player Jerome James )
  • Big Sofo ( Nickname of basketball player Sofoklis Schortsanitis )
  • Big Z ( Nickname of baseball player Carlos Zambrano )
  • Big Z ( Nickname of basketball player Zydrunas Ilgauskas )
  • Billy Liar ( Novel and play by Keith Waterhouse and Tom Courtenay / Julie Christie movie )
  • Bird Man ( Nickname of basketball player Chris Andersen )
  • Black Jack ( Nickname of baseball player Jack McDowell )
  • Black Jesus ( Nickname of basketball player Amare Stoudemire )
  • Black Mamba ( Nickname of basketball player Kobe Bryant )
  • Black Mike ( Nickname of baseball player Mickey Cochrane )
  • Black Moses ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Black water rafting
  • Blame game
  • Blondes have more fun
  • Blood sports
  • Blue Moon ( Nickname of baseball player John Odom )
  • Body surfing ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Boom Dizzle ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Brand new ballgame ( A baseball expression meaning when a team that has been behind ties up the game )
  • Brazilian Blur ( Nickname of basketball player Leandro Barbosa )
  • Bring your A game ( perform to your best ability )
  • Broadway Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Joe Namath )
  • Bron Bron ( Nickname of basketball player LeBron James )
  • Brum brum ( child's play idiom expressing the sound of a vehicle )
  • Brush back ( A baseball expression meaning to subvert or threaten verbally )
  • Buc The World ( Nickname of basketball player Greg Buckner )
  • Buffet of Goodness ( Nickname of basketball player Channing Frye )
  • Bullet Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Charles Rogan )
  • Bundle of fun
  • Bungee jumping
  • Buy a bucket of chicken and have a barrel of fun ( Kentucky Fried Chicken advertising slogan )
  • Bye Bye ( Nickname of baseball player Steve Balboni )
  • Call of Duty ( video game title )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Captain Bly ( Nickname of baseball player Bert Blyleven )
  • Captain Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Steve Nash )
  • Captain Crunch ( Nickname of basketball player Jalen Rose )
  • Captain Hook ( Nickname of baseball manager George Anderson )
  • Captain Jack ( Nickname of basketball player Stephen Jackson )
  • Captain Kirk ( Nickname of basketball player Kirk Hinrich )
  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof ( play by Tennesee Williams and Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • Cat and mouse game
  • Caught off base ( A baseball expression meaning unawares or by surprise )
  • Champagne Tony ( Nickname of American football player Tony Eason )
  • Charlie Hustle ( Nickname of baseball player Pete Rose )
  • Chicken Man ( Nickname of baseball player Wade Boggs )
  • Child's play
  • Children, one is one, two is fun, three is a house full
  • Chips With Everything ( Arnold Wesker play )
  • Chocolate Thunder ( Nickname of basketball player Darryl Dawkins )
  • Cleanup hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a batter who comes in to solve a problem )
  • Close of play
  • Clyde the Glide ( Nickname of basketball player Clyde Drexler )
  • Come out and play
  • Connie Mack ( Nickname of baseball player Cornelius McGillicuddy )
  • Contact sport
  • Cool Joe ( Nickname of baseball player Joe Montana )
  • Cool Papa ( Nickname of baseball player James Bell )
  • Country pursuits
  • Country sports
  • Cover Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Cover your bases
  • Crazy Legs ( Nickname of American football player Elroy Hirsch )
  • Crime Dog ( Nickname of baseball player Fred McGriff )
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • DaWhite Howard ( Nickname of basketball player David Lee )
  • Dandy Don ( Nickname of American football player Don Meredith )
  • Dead heat
  • Death of a Salesman ( play by Arthur Miller )
  • Deep Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Deep Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Defende Reboundo ( Nickname of basketball player Dikembe Mutombo )
  • Det the Threat ( Nickname of basketball player Detlef Schrempf )
  • Dice K ( Nickname of baseball player Daisuke Matsuzaka )
  • Didn't they do well! ( A catchphrase from Bruce Forsyth In The Generation Game )
  • Different ball game
  • Ditty Bop ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Doc Howard ( Nickname of basketball player Dwight Howard )
  • Dollar Bill ( Nickname of basketball player Bill Bradley )
  • Don't play the innocent
  • Donnie ( Nickname of baseball player Don Mattingly )
  • Double header ( A baseball expression denoting two events held on the same day with the same participants )
  • Double your pleasure, double your fun ( Wrigley's Doublemint Chewing Gum advertising slogan )
  • Down to the last out ( A baseball expression meaning to have one last chance )
  • Downtown Freddie ( Nickname of basketball player Fred Brown )
  • Dragon Slayer ( Nickname of baseball player Josh Fogg )
  • Drum up support
  • Ducks on a pond ( A baseball expression meaning having runners in scoring position )
  • Earl the Pearl ( Nickname of basketball player Earl Monroe )
  • Earl the Squirrel ( Nickname of basketball player Earl Boykins )
  • El Caballo ( Nickname of baseball player Carlos Lee )
  • El Contusione ( Nickname of basketball player Manu Ginobili )
  • El Duque ( Nickname of baseball player Orlando Hernandez )
  • El Presidente ( Nickname of baseball player Dennis Martinez )
  • El Sid ( Nickname of baseball player Sid Fernandez )
  • El Toro ( Nickname of baseball player Fernando Valenzuela )
  • End of the ball game
  • Everyday Eddie ( Nickname of baseball player Eddie Guardado )
  • Everything to play for
  • Extra Cover ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fair game
  • Fair play
  • Fair play to you
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Food, Folks and Fun ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • Forward Short Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fourth Quarter Vince ( Nickname of American football player Vince Young )
  • Fred Ex ( Nickname of American football player Freddie Mitchell )
  • Frisbee golf ( A game based on golf but using frisbees rather than balls )
  • Front nine ( The first nine holes in a game of golf )
  • Fun Fun Fun ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Fun With Dick And Jane ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • Fun and games
  • Game bird
  • Game brain
  • Game changer
  • Game of two halves
  • Game on
  • Game over
  • Game plan
  • Game set and match
  • Game time
  • Game to the last
  • Games people play
  • Garbage Man ( Nickname of American football player Michael Bradley )
  • Get Buckets ( Nickname of basketball player Ricky Davis )
  • Get in shape
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Ghostface ( Nickname of basketball player Joel Przybilla )
  • Girls Just Want To Have Fun ( Cyndi Lauper song )
  • Give the game away
  • Go and play in the traffic
  • Go-Go Gadget Arms ( Nickname of basketball player Kevin Garnett )
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Golden Graham ( Nickname of basketball player Joey Graham )
  • Golden Guus ( Nickname of football manager Guus Hiddink )
  • Golden Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting a player who strikes out four times in a game )
  • Good clean fun
  • Good sport
  • Gorgeous George ( Nickname of baseball player George Sisler )
  • Got game
  • Grand Theft Auto ( video game title )
  • Grass widow
  • Grits N Gravy ( Nickname of basketball player Ricky Davis )
  • Ground Hog Day ( Nickname of basketball player Tim Duncan )
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Group of death ( the most difficult or competitive group in a sports tournament )
  • Guessing game
  • Hair Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Steve Nash )
  • Half Man Half Amazing ( Nickname of basketball player Vince Carter )
  • Half the fun is getting there ( Olympic Airways advertising slogan )
  • Hammerin' Hank ( Nickname of baseball players Hank Aaron and Hank Greenberg )
  • Have fun
  • He Hate Me ( Nickname of American football player Rod Smart )
  • He will never play the piano again
  • Heavenly host ( The angels that support God )
  • Heavy Lunch ( Nickname of American football player Norman Hand )
  • Heavy hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a powerful or commanding person )
  • Hedda Gabler ( play by Henrik Ibsen )
  • His Airness ( Nickname of basketball player Michael Jordan )
  • His Heinous ( Nickname of basketball player Bill Laimbeer )
  • Hit it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Hockey Mom
  • Hop, skip and jump
  • Horse play
  • Hot Plate ( Nickname of basketball player John Sam Williams )
  • Hot Rod ( Nickname of basketball player Rodney Hundley )
  • How does that play in Peoria?
  • Hungry Hungry Hilton ( Nickname of basketball player Hilton Armstrong )
  • I took my harp to the party but no one asked me to play
  • I'm game
  • If music be the food of love, play on ( from Twelth Night by Shakespeare )
  • In play
  • It was twenty years ago today Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play ( Beatles song lyric )
  • It's all fun and games until somebody gets hurt
  • It's all good clean fun
  • It's good to play together ( Microsoft Xbox advertising slogan )
  • It's in the game ( EA Sports advertising slogan )
  • It's just a game
  • It's not cricket
  • It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game
  • It's only a game
  • Jimminy Cricket
  • Juno and the Paycock ( play by Sean O'Casey )
  • Kid n' Play ( Nickname of Kevin Martin )
  • Knock it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Knock the cover off the ball ( A baseball expression meaning succeed beyond expectation )
  • Lady Windermere's Fan ( play by Oscar Wilde )
  • Late in the game
  • Leadoff hitter ( A baseball expression denoting the player who bats first )
  • Leg Gully ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Leg Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Life support
  • Lift your game
  • Live action
  • Live in your world, play in ours ( Sony advertising slogan )
  • Long Day's Journey into Night ( play by Eugene O'Neil )
  • Long Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Love play
  • Major league ( A baseball expression meaning at the top rank )
  • Make a play for
  • Make fun of
  • Make great play of
  • Man and Superman ( play by George Bernard Shaw )
  • Mario Kart ( video game title )
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Miss the cut
  • Mother Courage ( play by Bertolt Brecht )
  • Mourning Becomes Electra ( play by Eugene O'Neill )
  • Mr. Cricket ( Nickname of Michael Hussey - Australian cricketer )
  • Mug's game
  • Murderers' Row ( A baseball expression denoting a group of talented individuals or valuable assets )
  • Must win game
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • No one likes us, we don't care ( A catchphrase from Millwall football supporters )
  • Numbers game
  • O Romeo, Romeo; wherefore art thou Romeo ( from the play by Shakespeare )
  • Oh, what fun
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • On the game
  • Only A Pawn In Their Game ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Only game in town
  • Out for a duck
  • Pinch hit ( A baseball expression denoting a substitute or stand-in )
  • Pitch a shutout ( A baseball expression meaning not allowing an opponent any wins )
  • Platinum Sombrero ( A baseball expression denoting striking out five times in a game )
  • Play Cupid
  • Play God
  • Play Misty For Me ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • Play a blinder
  • Play a waiting game
  • Play around
  • Play ball
  • Play both ends against the middle
  • Play by ear
  • Play by play
  • Play by the rules
  • Play catch up
  • Play catchup
  • Play chicken
  • Play dead
  • Play devil's advocate
  • Play dirty
  • Play ducks and drakes
  • Play fast and loose
  • Play favorites
  • Play favourites
  • Play for keeps
  • Play for time
  • Play from the tips
  • Play gooseberry
  • Play hard to get
  • Play hardball ( A baseball expression meaning to be or act tough or aggressive )
  • Play havoc with
  • Play hell
  • Play hide the sausage
  • Play hookey
  • Play it again Sam
  • Play it again, Sam ( New York State Lottery advertising slogan )
  • Play it by the book
  • Play it cool
  • Play it for laughs
  • Play it safe
  • Play kissy face
  • Play off
  • Play possum
  • Play safe
  • Play second fiddle
  • Play silly buggers
  • Play softball ( A baseball expression meaning to ask easy questions )
  • Play the field ( - indulge in a series of sexual relationships )
  • Play the fool
  • Play the game
  • Play the old soldier
  • Play the percentage game
  • Play the race card
  • Play the white man
  • Play to win
  • Play with fire
  • Play within a play
  • Play your cards right
  • Play your part
  • Play yourself in
  • Playboy of the Western World ( play by John Millington Synge )
  • Plug and play
  • Poke fun
  • Political football
  • Primal Rage ( film and video game )
  • Put the fun back into driving ( Vauxhall Motors advertising slogan )
  • Put your game face on
  • Raise your game
  • Rally cap ( A baseball expression denoting a cap is a worn inside out or backwards )
  • Right off the bat ( A baseball expression meaning immediately without delay )
  • Roll over and play dead
  • Roll up, roll up, all the fun of the fair
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead ( play by Tom Stoppard )
  • Say it ain't so, Joe ( A baseball expression denoting disbelief )
  • Second slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • She Stoops to Conquer ( play by Oliver Goldsmith )
  • Shell game
  • Shoot hoops
  • Short Fine Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Mid Wicket ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Short Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid Off ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Mid On ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Silly Point ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Skin in the game
  • Slam dunk
  • Sod this for a game of soldiers
  • Some Nights ( fun song )
  • Sonic the Hedgehog ( video game title )
  • Square Leg ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Strike out swinging ( A baseball expression meaning to fail while giving it your best effort )
  • Super Mario Brothers ( video game title )
  • Superbowl Sunday
  • Support network
  • Swing for the fences ( A baseball expression meaning try for a substantial gain )
  • Switch hitter ( A baseball expression denoting a batter who can hit left or right handed )
  • Sword play
  • Take cuts at someone ( A baseball expression meaning taking a verbal swing or striking a blow at a reputation )
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • Take the field ( begin a sporting event or a military campaign )
  • Talk a good game
  • Tears Of A Clown ( Smokey Robinson song )
  • The Admirable Crichton ( Play by J M Barrie and nickname of James Crichton )
  • The All Blacks ( Nickname of the New Zealand Rugby Union team )
  • The Army Game ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Basketball Jesus ( Nickname of Larry Bird )
  • The Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton
  • The Boys in the Band ( play by Mart Crowley )
  • The Cannonball Kid ( Nickname of tennis player Roscoe Tanner )
  • The Cherry Orchard ( play by Anton Chekhov )
  • The Clown Killer ( Nickname of John Gacy )
  • The Clown Prince ( Nickname of Paul Gascoigne )
  • The Crazy Gang ( Nickname of Wimbledon Football Club )
  • The Devil's Disciple ( Bernard Shaw play and Burt Lancaster movie )
  • The Dowager Queen of the Game Shows ( Nickname of Pat Carroll )
  • The Ginger Man ( play by JP Donleavy )
  • The Glass Menagerie ( play by Tennessee Williams )
  • The Iceman Cometh ( play by Eugene O'Neill )
  • The Importance of Being Ernest ( play by Oscar Wilde )
  • The Olympic ideal
  • The Plough and the Stars ( play by Sean O'Casey )
  • The Quare Fellow ( play by Brendan Behan )
  • The Scottish play
  • The Sims ( video game title )
  • The Special One ( Nickname of football manager Jose Mourinho )
  • The Tears of a Clown
  • The Thriller In Manila ( Ali versus Frazier boxing match )
  • The beautiful game
  • The blame game
  • The fun develops instantly ( Polaroid advertising slogan )
  • The game is afoot
  • The game is up
  • The little dog laughed to see such fun
  • The name game
  • The name of the game
  • The play's the thing
  • The referee's decision is final
  • The sound of leather on willow ( sound of the ball on the bat in cricket )
  • The sport of kings
  • Third Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Third man ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Three strikes and you are out
  • Threepenny Opera ( play by Bertolt Brecht )
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Time flies when you are having fun fun