March 17 2016 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"Kitchen Nightmares" host GordonRAMSAY
"Play it again, Sam!"ENCORE
"¿Cómo está __?"USTED
1960 Pirate World Series hero, familiarlyMAZ
2014 Olympics citySOCHI
AAA suggestionRTE
Animals that fight by neckingGIRAFFES
AnnoyIRK
Apt answer for this puzzle locationEND
Arizona Cardinal mascot Big __RED
Author LevinIRA
Baby sealPUP
Baton userMAESTRO
Bemused statesDAZES
Black Panthers co-founderSEALE
CarryTOTE
ClogSTOPUP
ComplainGROUSE
ConcerningINRE
Covered with a hard coatingENCRUSTED
Dance turnsPIVOTS
Dirty moneyGRIFT
Emergency room concernTRAUMA
End of __ANERA
Family nicknameMAMA
Gillette productATRA
GiveDONATE
Go fastZOOM
H.S. equivalency testGED
Hamm with a kickMIA
Insurance spokeslizardGECKO
Islamic rulingFATWA
It may be caught in the flueSOOT
It's under the hardwoodSUBFLOOR
Knighted GuinnessALEC
Lethal snakesASPS
Licorice-flavored seedANISE
Long-legged waderSTORK
Mineo and MaglieSALS
Mob memberRIOTER
More lenientLAXER
NCO rankMSGT
Oahu resident, for exampleISLANDER
Packed tightlyTAMPED
Past its primeWORN
Patrick Creadon documentary about SpongeBob ... and what's found in this puzzle's circlesSQUAREROOTS
Plateau cousinMESA
Postgame postmortemRECAP
President pro __TEM
Projected financial statementsPROFORMAS
Real endIST
RearwardASTERN
Recording prosARTISTS
Religion with Five PillarsISLAM
Rural agreementYESM
Saturn ring componentsMOONLETS
ScorchedSEARED
Sorted homogeneouslyGROUPED
Source of a nutritious oilCOD
SpoiledBAD
StrainsTAXES
Stub __ATOE
SupposedREPUTED
They can be classifiedADS
Top-of-the-line Hyundai whose name means "horse" in LatinEQUUS
Toy company co-founder HermanFISHER
Type of baggy '40s suitZOOT
Uffizi hangingsARTE
V x CCXXIMCV
WakeROUSE
Watchdog warningGRR
What -ess may denote: AbbrFEM
Where to find a full housePOKER
Word in a home run callOUTTA
Word with man or horseIRON
Yank who missed the 2014 seasonAROD