59 Sporty Basketball Gifts That Will Be A Sure Slam Dunk

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Be as generous as the best passer on the team, and get your champion a great basketball gift from this list. From personalized gear with their name and number, to signed memorabilia and training videos, this list has it all. Find the perfect gift for Senior night or the end-of-season banquet, or hit a game-winner with a gift for any special occasion.

Foldable Indoor Basketball Game
There is a good chance that you have played this game at an arcade, a fair, or maybe even at a bowling alley. Now you have the chance to give this fun game as a gift to the basketball fanatic that you know. There are 8 game modes, and it comes with a foldable frame that makes it easy to store when you're done playing.

Kobe Bryant Biography
RIP Kobe! Do you know a basketball fan that's curious about what it takes to be great on and off the court? Kobe Bryant's 'The Mamba Mentality: How I Play' would be a great choice for that person. Kobe gives firsthand accounts of the highs and lows that shaped his career on the way to being one of the best players the world has ever seen.

Glow in The Dark Basketball
Who says the fun has to stop when the sun goes down? This glow-in-the-dark basketball from GlowCity will allow the basketball lover in your life to keep playing all night. The ball only needs a bounce to be activated. Don't bother looking for an off switch. The ball will turn off on its own when it is no longer in use.

LED Basketball Hoop Rim Lights
This gift was made for night owls. These remote-controlled LED lights fit around the basketball rim and give the user 16 color options to choose from. Slip this into a gift basket for your boyfriend or any basketball enthusiast in your life. They'll enjoy having the ability to play their favorite game long after the sun has gone down

Basketball Trading Cards
If you have a collector of basketball cards amongst your friends or family, then this is the ultimate basketball gift for them. This gift includes over 600 cards and features players from over 3 decades of the NBA. It even includes a vintage pack of cards that is over 20 years old. They will love this gift.

Basketball Post Rebounder Net
This basketball Yard Guard is a great gift for that basketball player in your life who is still sharpening their skills. This net helps stop missed shots from rolling into the street or neighboring yards. It keeps players safe and allows for more time on the court. It's easy to install and put away when it is no longer in use.

Big Kids Basketball Shoes
These kids version of the Nike Lebron 17 shoes are made with lightweight fabric and sturdy soles for better traction on the court. Give the young boy or girl in your life the chance to look and play like one of the best players the NBA has ever seen. They will light up the competition when they put on these shoes.

Basketball Mug with Hoop
The court isn't the only place to go to sharpen basketball skills. The Mug With A Hoop is a perfect gift for a boyfriend who is always thinking of basketball. The mug comes with a rim attached to the handle that allows for marshmallows or cereal to be tossed into whatever liquid the mug is filled with.

Love Basketball Hoodie
This hoodie is a wonderful basketball gift for those women in your life that are huge basketball fans. It's one thing to hear them talk about their love of the game, now you can help them show it. It's the perfect gift for fans of any age. You can expect them thank you for years to come.

Agility and Speed Training Set
If you want to be the best, then you need to train like the best. This speed and agility set will give the baller in your life the chance to take their skills to the next level. The set comes equipped with an agility ladder and eight cones in a carrying bag. It's a great basketball gift for players and coaches.

3D Basketball Lamp
Your child's love of the game doesn't have to stay on the court. This lamp with 16 changing colors would be the perfect addition to their bedroom. It would even make a fitting gift for that high school student you know that's heading off to college soon. The colorful light doesn't overheat, so it's safe to light up rooms for hours.

Jordan Youth Boys Dri Fit Hoodie
The cool weather of Autumn shouldn't get in the way of going out and playing basketball. And with this Jordan hooded shirt from Nike, it won't. The shirt is made of 100% polyester and is lightweight so movement on the court isn't impeded. This will help the basketball player in your life stay stylish while they play this year.

Backpack with Basketball Holder
This gift will allow the basketball player you know to carry all the things they need in a stylish bag. The mesh ball holder can fit one ball, while the main compartment will fit shoes, a change of clothes, and whatever else. The bag's straps adjust, making it a great gift for people of all sizes.

Basketball Crew Socks
Comfort is a big part of playing well. These basketball crew socks will help whoever wears them take their skills to the next level and look stylish while doing so. The socks come in a variety of different colors and are made for youth and adults. They would make a great addition to a basketball-themed gift basket.

Foldable Basketball Coaching Board
This tactical coaching board will help the coach you know reach their highest potential. One side of the board is magnetic and can be used with moving pieces. The other side is meant for dry erase markers. They'll have more than enough room to draw up the winning play on this board that is over 20 inches long.

Unisex Basketball Shoe
This stylish unisex shoe is meant for that player who likes to shine on and off the court. James Harden is one the most well-known players in the NBA, and now the basketball player in your life has the chance to wear his shoes. Whether it's for playing in them or just wearing them every day, they'll enjoy this one-of-a-kind shoe.

Deep Tissue Massage Foam Roller
Muscle recovery is as important to the game of basketball as the ball itself. Help your boyfriend, girlfriend, or child take care of their muscles after a game with this gift. The lightweight device is used for sports of all sorts. And at just 13 inches long, and made of lightweight material, the foam roller can go wherever they need it to.

Basketball Shaped Pillow
Do you have a young basketball fan in your life that may be too small for the court? This plush pillow is the perfect basketball gift for them. The toy is made of cotton and won't hurt your child when they play with it. When it is not being used as a toy, sit it out in a room as a fun decorative piece.

Wall Mounted Basketball Bottle Opener
This is the perfect gift for a boyfriend who is a basketball fan and a beer drinker. This novelty bottle opener can be hung with magnets when used on metal, and 3M mounting tape when it is on any other surface. You can take this gift to the next level by personalizing it with the logo of your boyfriend's favorite team.

Automated Shot Tracking Basketball
If you know someone that is looking to improve their shooting skills, then this is the basketball gift for them. The SiQ Smart Basketball keeps track of the number of shots taken, accuracy, distance, and so much more through an app. The ball and app are approved by FIBA and loved by many pros. Help your basketball player take their game to the next level.

Basketball Fleece Blanket
This flannel throw is the perfect basketball gift for this fall. At nearly 50 inches long, this massive cover will allow for a couple of people to huddle under it and watch their favorite team compete this season. It would be perfect blanket to use for those chilly, late night football games this coming fall.

Vinyl Basketball Wall Clock
This wall-mounted wooden clock would make a great addition to a bedroom, living room, or even a garage. The clock features the silhouette of a player dunking, cheering fans, and a basketball court. It's a good size, but doesn't take up too much space. Your loved one will enjoy looking up at the clock to see the time on this well-crafted gift.

Beaded Basketball Bracelet
This basketball charm bracelet is perfect for the more subtle basketball fan in your life. Drop this in a gift basket or give it to your son or daughter on senior night. The bracelet comes with two extra interchangeable charms that snap on. It's a stylish and fun way to show their love for the game.

Personalized Mini Basketball
Making memories is one of the best parts of being on a sports team. Now you can help keep those memories fresh in your mind with this personalized mini basketball. Add a photo of your child's team, friends, or a trophy. You could even gift the mini basketball to a coach or team manager to show your appreciation for all that they do.

Kobe Bryant Bobblehead
This is a gift for basketball fans with a love of the game. It's a bobblehead of the great Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers. It would look great on any basketball lover's desk, nightstand, or bookshelf. It's a fun way to remember the legacy of one of the best to ever play the game of basketball.

Inflatable Pool Basketball Hoop
This inflatable pool basketball hoop is perfect for parties or just lounging out by the pool. Take a dip with the basketball fanatic you know and shoot some hoops as this basket floats. It comes with it a ball, and the larger valves on the hoop make it easier for the users to inflate and deflate.

Basketball Defensive Dummy
Friends and family aren't always available to help run drills. But with this inflatable defender from GoSports, that's alright. The defender stands at 6 foot 4 inches tall, and the base can be filled with water so it doesn't budge when bumped. It's the perfect basketball gift to practice shooting over tall opponents as well as dribbling past them.

Large Basketball Poster
I'm sure the basketball fan in your life has plenty of basketball-related decor in their home, but one more item couldn't hurt. This framed poster has some of the NBA's greatest players taking shots around the court. The photo features Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, Lebron James, and Dwyane Wade. It's perfect for the basement, bedroom, or garage.

Book About Basketball Conditioning
Conditioning is paramount to success in basketball. Giving this book as a gift to a friend or family member will give them a leg up on the competition. There are over 200 exercises and drills included in this book. It also includes a 60-minute instructional DVD, as well as a forward from San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich

3-D Wall Sticker
This 3-D wall sticker would be the perfect basketball gift for the young player in your life. The ball will look great on their bedroom wall and will be the talking point whenever they have friends over to spend the night. The massive sticker is easy to stick on, and easy to take down.

Electric Air Pump
There's nothing worse than playing a game of basketball with friends and the ball goes flat. To make matters worse, no one has a pump. This portable air pump will take care of that in no time. The high-powered battery will allow up to 30 balls to be pumped on one charge and is small enough to slip into a bag.

Basketball Shower Curtain
This bright and elegant curtain is made of a satin and polyester blend to give it a soft feel and a beautiful look. It would make a wonderful gift for a boy or girl who is in love with the game of basketball. They could use the curtains to cover the blinds in their room.

Bugs Basketball Jersey
Do you have a friend that loves Space Jam!? They could wear this jersey with Bugs Bunny's name on the back and get so much love from so many people. The jersey would even be great for a Halloween party this year. It is made of polyester and is lightweight to help keep them cool.

Custom Basketball Jersey
Personalized gifts are always special. When you take the time to add something significant to the gift, the person receiving it will love it even more. This jersey allows for the owner's name to be stitched on the back of their favorite team's jersey. It is the perfect gift to show your friend or family member how much you care about them.

Basketball Court Themed Rug
This fun rug would be a great gift for a young boy or girl. The rug will add some flair and brightness to their bedroom. This rug is also easy to vacuum and clean. If you have a child that loves to snack in their room, it will be easy to get the crumbs out of this rug.

Basketball LED lights
Here is a gift that would be a great addition to a gift basket. If you know any high school seniors who will be celebrating their last year of basketball soon, this would be a fun and cute gift for them. The lights are small and can be hung just about anywhere. They'll help create a fun atmosphere in any room.

Basketball Wall Mount
If you know someone who is a collector of sports memorabilia or has basketballs signed by professionals, then this gift is for them. These holders allow for their special items to be put on full display. They could hang in their home office, their bedroom, or wherever they have space. The holders come in a set of 4 so more important can be shown off.

B-Ball Bathroom Accessory Set
This is a great buy for that boyfriend looking for a fun and unique way to decorate his apartment. If all his things are dull and boring now, this gift will change that. This gift includes a soap dispenser, soap dish, toothbrush holder, and other bathroom items designed as basketballs.

Basketball Office Chair
Everyone loves to have a fun and quirky item they can show off every once in a while. This basketball chair could be that for the big basketball fan that you know. It would be a great gift for a college student, for someone's home office, or for a child's basketball coach. This chair will certainly be a constant talking point.

Massager Gun
It's no secret that taking care of your body is the key to a long career. You can teach your child at a young age about what it takes to be the best with this gift. This massager gun will help them take care of those sore muscles after practice and games. They will be fresh and ready for more and more basketball.

Performance & Recovery Sports Lotion
Taking care of your muscles after a game or workout is important, but so is doing it beforehand. This performance and recovery lotion is meant to heal and help muscles quickly.

Basketball Shoes
These shoes show why Adidas is still one of the leading brands when it comes to basketball. These mid-top shoes will allow the basketball player you buy them for to look good whether they choose to wear them on or off the court. And with the iconic three stripes down the side of the shoe, no one will think twice about who made them.

Basketball Grip Spray
You can help the basketball players in your life be slip and mistake-free with this non-toxic, non-sticky grip spray. The spray is used on the bottom of basketball shoes and allows for better traction. It will help increase the player's ability to move and be ready for anything on the court. The spray will help them be a step ahead of the competition.

Basketball Anti-Slip Gloves
If you know a young basketball player with dreams of making it to the NBA, then you can help them make sure that their skills are at the top level with this gift. These unweighted gloves made of synthetic leather will help with their dribbling and handling skills. They will be playing like a professional in no time.

Basketball Shooting Training Aid
Being strong is an important of shooting a basketball. But you also need good form. This training aid will help your young basketball player make sure they are shooting with perfect form. The band sits just above the elbow and doesn't allow for the shooter to go past 90 degrees when shooting. They'll notice the difference in their form in a matter of weeks.

Basketball Drill Cards
These basketball drill cards are a great basketball gift for young players or even coaches. Each card features a different drill and instructions on how they are done. They also include an illustration of the drill on each one for those players that are visual learners. These will help that hooper in your life take their skills to the next level.

Dribble and Shooting Aid
This package of gifts will help mold the young basketball fan in your life into a better player. The shooting aid helps with touch and form, while the goggles block vision from the waist down, forcing players to keep their heads up while dribbling. They'll be playing like a professional basketball player in no time.

Sport Shoe Inserts
Comfort is an important part of having a good practice or game. These Viva Sport insoles are meant to reduce shock and increase endurance. They are made for both women and men, and there are plenty of sizes to choose from. These insoles are perfect for all high-impact sports. Give the gift of comfort to a basketball player you know.

Knee Compression Sleeves
These NEENCA knee braces are meant to help people who have had meniscus tears, ACL injuries, and even arthritis. They are a great gift for that basketball player who may not be as competitive as they once were, but they still love to get outside and join a pickup game. The braces come in varying colors and designs.

Muscle Recovery Bath Soak
Keeping muscles healthy and strong is important for basketball players. This bath soak made of 21 different minerals, essential oils, and sea salt will help any player you know recover in no time. The soaks come in lavender, citrus, eucalyptus, and peppermint. It's a great gift that will get a lot of use. They will look forward to using the soak after every game.

Head Hoop Basketball Game
Here's a gift that is perfect for parties and other celebrations. This headband basketball game comes in a set of two so you can play with a friend or child, or it can be used by guests at a party. It would make the perfect game at a tailgate while everyone waits for the main event to start.

Indoor Basketball Hoop
The weather isn't always great for playing basketball outside, but that doesn't matter with this indoor basketball set. This hoop comes with 2 balls and fits onto most doors. Allow your child to keep the basketball fun going when poor weather hits They'll love knowing they can attach a hoop to their door and put up some shots inside.

Women's Lightweight Athletic Shorts
Keeping the body cool while playing basketball helps with endurance. These lightweight women's shorts will keep your young basketball player cool as she puts up points against her opponents. The shorts are even great for lounging in when she is just resting at home away from the court. There are multiple colors to choose from.

Basketball Comforter set
This large comforter with a basketball and basketball court printed on it would make a great gift for a young fan of the game. They'll be excited to climb into bed at night, and even more excited to make their bed in the morning to see the big ball and court in all their glory.

Basketball Shot Bank
This fun game will help your child save money. If they have any loose coins around their room, they can put them on the flipper of the bank and shoot them into the hoop. They'll be excited to take whatever coins they find at home, at school, and even outside and store them in their new bank.

Basketball Ball Return System
This ball return is just what your boyfriend or son needs. The metal return will help keep them on the court and not out chasing after balls. There are no tools needed to put the return in place. It hooks onto the back of the rim when in use, and pops right off when everyone is done playing.

Basketball Compression Shorts
The physical nature of basketball can take a toll on a player's body. Especially if they have been playing for years. These padded basketball compression shorts make sure that the player's hips and tailbone are protected. These shorts will make a great gift for a boyfriend who loves to get a little physical on the court.

Men's Sportswear Club Shorts
These versatile shorts are perfect for relaxing in or joining a pickup game. These Nike shorts are made with cotton and polyester and are machine washable. The shorts are lightweight and easy to move in. The shorts come in a variety of colors and styles. Help that basketball fan you know to be the best looking on and off the court

Customizable Number and Name Pendant
These 10k and 14k rose and yellow gold charms would make a great gift for any basketball fan in your life. You can have them engraved with a name or any small word that you want on the back. Get a matching set so you and the basketball fan in your life can share something special.