hoop accessories

Basketball Hoop Accessories

Hoop Accessories

Once you have purchased a basketball hoop, you may find that you need accessories to go along with your hoop.   You are going to need accessories that can continually help you enhance your game.   If you want the ultimate gaming experience then there are a few things that are essential and you will need to get once you purchase your basketball system:

Basketball Hoop Lighting

Goalrilla Deluxe Basketball Hoop Light

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Night Lighting – Lighting is an overlooked accessory for your basketball goal but it can come in handy when summer hits and it’s just cooler and safer to play at night. You and the guys will appreciate a quality lighting system. We recommend getting the Goalrilla Deluxe Basketball Hoop Light.  Goalrilla lights is your best solution for lighting. The lighting system was developed to be a sufficient spotlight for your court and not to blind you when you shoot. The lighting system is easy to install and safe.


  • Powerful, long-lasting halogen lights illuminate backboard, rim and court
  • Includes protective wire cover over light
  • 1000 watts of non-blinding illumination
  • Operates on standard 110V
  • Fits all Goalrilla units and other permanent goals with 5 by 5 inch to 6 to 8 inch poles
  • Easy to install; easy to lower for safe and convenient bulb changing
  • Directs light down onto the court instead of out and into the players’ eyes

Basketball Ball Return System

SKLZ Rapid Fire – Basketball Ball Return Trainer

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There is nothing worse than working on your shot all alone in your driveway and having to chase the ball after every made shot. A good and cheap ball return solution can help you get better, faster. You will not have to waste your time chasing the ball when you make a shot. SKLZ Rapid Fire – Basketball Ball Return Trainer enables repetitive shooting training, helping you as a player to focus on and develop a rhythm, without the help of a rebounder. The Sklz shoot around is designed to allow you to spend more time on your game and less time rebounding.


  • Adjustable arms let you practice shots from all over the court—even baseline shots
  • Becomes a backstop for shooting—protects your landscape or cars
  • Can tuck away when not in use—no need to take down for competitive play
  • Netting is 14’ long and up to 13’ wide for maximum return
  • Fits virtually all rectangular backboards up to 60”
  • Mounts easily in minutes—no ladder needed for height adjustment systems

Basketball hoop pole padding

Spalding Heavy Duty Pole Padding for 3 & 4 Inch

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Running into a basketball hoop pole can be very dangerous and can lead to injuries. Many hoop systems are now equipped with a pole pad but some are not. If you purchase a hoop systems that does not come with pole padding then we suggest purchasing the Spalding Pole Pad (For 3-inch to 4-inch Poles).

Complete Training Kit

SKLZ Basketball Training System – 3-in-1 Essentials Kit

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The SKLZ Basketball Training System – 3-in-1 Essentials Kit comes equipped with :

  • Lateral Resistor: Develop an explosive first step to blow by your defender, while increasing side-to-side quickness to lock up your opponents
  • Reaction Belts: Increase reaction speed for suffocating man-to-man defense and offensive elusiveness
  • Hopz: Increase leg drive and achieve your vertical jump potential to play your game above the rest

The Basketball Training System brings together all of the core basketball training items in one cohesive package. The best players in the world spend countless hours training during the off-season and in preparation of games. To be the best player you can on the court, it all starts with the proper training off the court. You can always get better on the court but most times it what you do off the court that gives you the edge over your opponent. Working on you agility, athleticism, and strength is important. Scouts are look for players that can not only shoot, pass, dribble, and defend, but players that are strong, explosive, and can jump

That concludes our list of accessories and we hope these help you improve your game and take you or your child to the top. If your would like to see more accessories Click Here. If you have not yet purchased your basketball hoop take a look at our portable and inground hoops list.