post·​game | \ ˌpōst-ˈgām How to pronounce postgame (audio) \

Definition of postgame

: occurring after a game postgame interviews postgame analysis Fans who go to the games and postgame parties certainly have a good time.— Paul Zimmerman

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Recent Examples on the Web Refresh this page to follow live updates from Mario Cristobal’s postgame press conference. James Crepea | The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, "What Mario Cristobal said after Oregon lost at Arizona State," 24 Nov. 2019 Tom Brady didn’t wait around too long for questions in his postgame press conference following the Patriots’ 17-10 win over the Eagles on Sunday., "On Monday, during his weekly interview on," 18 Nov. 2019 Point Perry was a success Mack wasted no time when Perry was brought up in the postgame press conference. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, "Breaking down Louisville basketball's key win over Youngstown State," 10 Nov. 2019 In China, the first game went on (the second is scheduled for Saturday), but pregame and postgame interview sessions were canceled. John Branch, New York Times, "N.B.A.-China Spat Shows Sports Isn’t (and Shouldn’t Be) Just About Games," 11 Oct. 2019 Linebacker Dele Harding walked into the postgame press conference holding an orange-and-white bowling ball. Shannon Ryan,, "Illinois rallies from a 25-point deficit to beat Michigan State 37-34 and become bowl-eligible for the 1st time since 2014," 9 Nov. 2019 Below are initial live updates from Oregon coach Mario Cristobal’s postgame press conference. James Crepea | The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, "What Mario Cristobal said after Oregon pounds USC," 3 Nov. 2019 In the first question of his postgame press conference following Sunday’s victory over the Miami Heat to move to 3-0, Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders was asked about Andrew Wiggins’ performance. Jace Frederick, Twin Cities, "Andrew Wiggins is trusting Ryan Saunders and the Timberwolves’ new system. So far, so good.," 28 Oct. 2019 After the completion of the postgame handshake line, the Laguna Beach High football players went down to one knee before their head coach John Shanahan. Andrew Turner, Daily Pilot, "Laguna Beach football loses to Rio Hondo Prep, suffers second straight setback," 11 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of postgame

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Postgame.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 11 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of postgame

US : happening immediately or very soon after the end of a sports game

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