post·game | \ˌpōst-ˈgām \

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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Shots stop falling, the defense looks a step slow, role players become scapegoats, LeBron becomes distant and hard to read, postgame pressers feature passive aggressive sniping, and every Cavs conversation becomes a First Take segment. Andrew Sharp,, "The Peaks and Valleys of LeBron James in Cleveland," 18 Apr. 2018 The federation’s president, Slavisa Kokeza, and Serbia’s coach, Mladen Krstajic, were fined 5,000 Swiss francs for postgame comments critical of FIFA and the match’s referee. Andrew Das, New York Times, "Xhaka and Shaqiri Are Fined, Not Suspended, by FIFA," 25 June 2018 The $40 package includes a ticket to the game, Sun Pride T-shirt, access to the postgame panel and postgame pool party at the Mohegan Sun Pool, where players will be available to sign autographs. Kelli Stacy,, "Connecticut Sun To Host Pride Night In July," 11 June 2018 Orioles first baseman Chris Davis and hitting coach Scott Coolbaugh gave their perspectives this morning on the criticism levied toward Davis by Hall of Famer Jim Palmer on the team's postgame show Wednesday. Jon Meoli,, "Orioles' Chris Davis responds, says he's 'disappointed' at Hall of Famer Jim Palmer's criticism," 24 May 2018 Those were the many postgame emotions of a Louisville team that needed to beat Virginia Tech, and did, in a 75-68 victory on Saturday at Cassell Coliseum. Jeff Greer, The Courier-Journal, "Louisville's win at Virginia Tech 'a relief' that boosts NCAA Tournament hopes," 24 Feb. 2018 Anthony Slater of The Athletic captured the postgame pay-up between Turner and Green: Evan Turner comes calling for his $100 mid Draymond Green interview after Ohio State's win over Michigan State and gets his money!! Sean Meagher,, "Watch: Trail Blazers' Evan Turner collects $100 bet from Draymond Green during postgame interview," 15 Feb. 2018 The Big 12 has fined Texas Tech $25,000 for its handling of the postgame court-storming after the Red Raiders’ victory over then-No. Blair Kerkhoff, kansascity, "Big 12 fines Texas Tech $25,000 for court storming | The Kansas City Star," 15 Jan. 2018 James, as was expected, gave little information about his future during his postgame press conference. Aj Neuharth-keusch, USA TODAY, "NBA players waste no time recruiting LeBron James after Finals sweep," 9 June 2018

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1902, in the meaning defined above

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