List of 40 Catchy Basketball Slogans

Basketball was invented in 1891 and has risen in popularity since then. Throughout the years, these series of basketball slogans have been used by others to capture the spirit and love for the game. These are meant to inspire your your own enjoyment over the beloved sport.

A team above all. Above all a team.
Aiming High.
Ball til you Fall.
Basketball doesn’t build character, it reveals one.
Believe & Achieve.
Big Ballin.
Boom goes the Dynamite.
Championships are won at practice.
Defend til the End.
Demand respect or expect defeat.
Demanding Excellence From Everyone No Selfish Exceptions.
Don’t worry, we’re still wearing our warm-ups.
Elevate your Game.
Hustle and heart set us apart.
Hustle, hit and never quit.
In it to win it.
In our court there are no objections…only rejections.
It takes a player to shoot a shot. But it takes a team to win a game.
It’s not how big you are, it’s how big you play.
Let the Madness Begin.
Let your playin’ do your talkin’.
My blood, my sweat, your tears.
Offense sells tickets, Defense wins championships.
One spirit, one team, one win.
Our blood, our sweat, your tears.
Our team is not responsible for lost or stolen pride.
Reach for the Sky or don’t even try.
Respect all, Fear none.
Shaq Attack.
Soarin and Explorin.
Stand tall, talk small, play ball.
Take it to the Net.
There’s no traffic on the extra mile.
We don’t let anything slide.
When air becomes dense, we make sense.
Wild Thing.
Winners don’t wait for chances, they take them.
Winning is a habit, Success is a choice.
You can’t be as good as, you have to be better than.
Your loss is my game.

The following infographic captures statistics of revenue gained from marketing the NCAA Men’s Division Basketball Championship. This event is looked forward to all season long and costs $5.2 billion dollars in TV ad revenue alone.
Basketball Industry Marketing Statistics
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