a new or changed situation:
Once we’re out of debt it’ll be a whole new ball game.
a whole new ball game
noun 1. a seaport in SE Massachusetts: formerly a chief whaling port. noun 1. a port and resort in SE Massachusetts, near Buzzards Bay: settled by Plymouth colonists in 1652; a leading whaling port (18th–19th centuries). Pop: 94 112 (2003 est)
[noo-burg, nyoo-] /ˈnu bɜrg, ˈnyu-/ noun 1. a town in NW Oregon.
noun 1. a city in SE Wisconsin, near Milwaukee.
noun 1. a city in E North Carolina.