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Lace up your shoes and get ready to ball! This is our list of the best basketball anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanese animation, but all of these shows are worth checking out if you're looking for something new to watch. Casual anime fans will probably only recognize the shows Slam Dunk or Kuroko's Basketball, but there are a few other great basketball anime that are out there as well. These shows have amazing dunks, shots, crossovers and so much more. This poll includes video clips of each show, so if you haven't seen one you can watch it right here on this page. The shows that are listed may have different sub-genres, but they're all about basketball in one way or another.

This list has everything from Ro-Kyu-Bu! to Buzzer Beater. What is the greatest basketball anime of all time? Scroll down and find out for yourself!
2 559 VOTES

Slam Dunk


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113 77
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4 131 VOTES

Buzzer Beater


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