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The Best PS3 Basketball Games 

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Updated May 18, 2020 638 votes 193 voters 9.4k views 16 items

List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 3 at some point.

If you owned a PS3 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few Basketball games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best PlayStation 3 Basketball games of all time. Basketball video games have always been a big thing, but with the stunning graphics and effects available on the PS3, the games have never been better. 

This list will feature the most popular and best selling Basketball games that were released for PlayStation 3. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll features NBA Live 08, College Hoops 2K7 and more. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.

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NBA 2K13 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2012 (Visual Concepts)
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NBA 2K11 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
NBA 2K11 Released: 2010 (Visual Concepts)
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NBA 2K14 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
flipkickflip added Released: 2013 (Visual Concepts)
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NBA 2K12 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2011 (Visual Concepts)
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NBA Jam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2010 (EA Canada)
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NBA Live 10 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2009 (EA Canada)
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NCAA Basketball Series ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
-1450642698760 added Released: 2007 (EA Canada)
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NBA Live 09 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
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NBA 08 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2007 (SCE Studio San Diego)
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NBA Live 08 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2001 (EA Canada)
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NBA 07 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2006 (SCE Studio San Diego)
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NBA Street Homecourt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
flipkickflip added
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NBA 2K10: Draft Combine ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
NBA 2K10: Draft Combine
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College Hoops 2K7 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2006 (Visual Concepts)
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NBA 09: The Inside is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2008 (SCE Studio San Diego)
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NBA Ballers: Chosen One ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PS3 Basketball Games
Released: 2008 (Midway Games)