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Books

Some books below may be eBooks or audiobooks. Get help with downloadable books or ask a librarian or parent for help.



FICTION

Fiction Books

NON-FICTION

Nonfiction Books

Did You Know?

On March 2, 1962, Philadelphia beat the New York Knicks 169-147, in one of history's highest-scoring games without overtime. That day, Philadelphia Warrior Wilt Chamberlain set the all-time record for points in a game: 100! The record still stands.

Activities

Basketball Word Search
Pick your level and see if you can find them all!

3 Point Shootout, from SIKids.com
An online challenge - can you score?

Pro Basketball Crossword Puzzle
These rules come from the NBA & WNBA Rulebooks. Except where noted, they are the same for both leagues - even the rule number! Test your basketball knowledge!

Games

NBA 2K16 [versions for Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, WiiU]
The library has many different versions of this game, going back to NBA 2K10.

NBA Jam [Xbox 360, PS3, Wii]
NBA Jam is a 2-on-2 basketball game that lets you choose between Wii Remote, Wii Remote and Nunchuck, Classic Controller, and Classic Controller Pro control styles.

NCAA March Madness [PS3]
Feel the crowd come alive and watch as it affects your players' (and the other team's) composure!

NCAA Basketball [PS3, Xbox 360]
Collegiate basketball gaming for 1-4 players, for each game.

Movies

48 Championship Basketball Drills
Drills to learn and practice with your parent or coach.

The Absent-minded Professor
A science teacher accidentally invents an anti-gravity substance, "Flubber," which he uses to help the college basketball team.

Web Links

Jr. NBA
The kids’ site from the NBA. Check out the Skills and Drills section to build your skills and the Fun Zone Bloopers and Trick Shots for laughs!

Sports Illustrated Kids Basketball
Basketball news and information from the publishers of Sports Illustrated for Kids, the magazine.

University of Dayton Flyers Basketball
Click on SPORTS on the navigation bar at the very top of the page, then choose the men’s or women’s team from the dropdown.

Wright State University Raiders Basketball
Click on "Sports" to select the women’s or men’s teams.

National Basketball Association
Official homepage of the NBA - choose your team, or your favorite player!

Women’s National Basketball Association
Official home page of the WNBA. Look up your favorites!