a period after the season, especially the period of time in organized sports when teams that did well during the regular season play each other for championship titles: Several universities with storied college football programs will be headed to bowl games this postseason.
of, relating to, or occurring in the postseason: The postseason games are only available to people who pay for the league’s subscription TV service.Prepare for next year’s deer hunting with postseason scouting and observation.
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How to use postseason in a sentence
He did not miss any games during the regular season or postseason.Bucs’ Tom Brady will undergo surgical procedure for a ‘cleanup’ of his knee | Mark Maske | February 11, 2021 | Washington Post
The team is already fighting for its playoff life, with just a 37 percent chance to qualify for the postseason as one of the top four teams in the comparatively stacked East division.
Green, though, will only have the next 14 games, and possibly a postseason run, to showcase his game before the draft.An NBA experiment lets draft prospects skip college, stay home and get paid to play | Michael Lee | February 11, 2021 | Washington Post
Organizers hope that confining the tournament to one location will limit the risk of contracting and spreading the coronavirus, which could derail a team’s postseason hopes.Big Ten moves men’s basketball tournament to Indianapolis | Emily Giambalvo | February 9, 2021 | Washington Post
The skeptics would note that Stafford’s 74 wins as a starting quarterback are the fourth most in NFL history without a single postseason victory, behind Jim Hart, Steve Grogan and Roman Gabriel.Ignore the losses: Matthew Stafford is a quarterback worth pursuing | Neil Greenberg | January 27, 2021 | Washington Post
I will probably watch over 300 hours of this game before the postseason starts.Forget the Wife Beating—Are You Ready for Some Football? | Steve Almond | September 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The league has always made its largest chunk of revenue from the postseason, and postseason ratings are dependent on big stars.
He also said the Nittany Lions are ineligible to play in postseason games for the next four years.
He now owns the postseason title for most yards per completion.
Top-ranked crews would compete in the postseason, culminating in a media-saturated national championship.
British Dictionary definitions for postseason
of or relating to the period after the end of a regular sporting season
the period after the end of a regular sporting season: home run drought in the postseason
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