Basketball Names

Citation data:

Word Ways, Vol: 20, Issue: 2, Page: 17

Publication Year:
1987
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol20/iss2/17
Author(s):
Wheeler, Timothy J.
Tags:
Linguistics
article description
At first glance, the game of basketball does not seem a promising source of wordplay. Unfortunately for one in hoop-happy Hoosierdom, it isn't so not on second glance, either.