Scoreboards And Timers
Net & Goals
Wall Mount Basketball Systems
Complete Basketball Systems
Poles & Accessories
Court Maintenance Equipment
Gooseneck Basketball Systems
Basketball goals seem simple enough on the surface, but upon closer inspection, it is easy to see that there are many parts and accessories that go into this classic sport that can provide countless hours of entertainment and exercise for people of all ages and skill levels.
Backboards are a very important part of the basketball experience. They come in all types of materials and designs. Backboards will be impacted by the ball over and over again for years on end, so it is important to select a high-quality backboard that can stand up to the beating.
Nets are important, too. Good quality basketball nets will enhance the experience. Everyone wants the perfect "swoosh" when a shot is hit with nothing but net. Choose nets of high quality material that can stand up to the elements. Remember, the basketball goal will most likely be outside, and that means exposure to wind, rain, snow and ice. Even if the basketball net is inside, it will still get used and abused on a regular basis. Choose high-grade material to get the most life out of the investment.
Poles and accessories round out the necessities of maintaining a basketball goal. The pole is obviously a critical element in a free-standing basketball goal. Select a pole that is made of quality material and can stand up to the elements as well. When shopping for poles and accessories, be sure to consider all the factors. Goal padding is a good addition to a goal setup. During intense games, people often end up impacting the goal. Goal padding can really help guarantee safety by providing a buffer between players and the hard pole surface. It is perfectly possible for a player's body to end up striking the pole, and goal padding can be the difference between a serious injury and a minor game delay. An often overlooked accessory, goal padding should be an important consideration when outfitting a goal. Other examples of poles and accessories are score boards and timers. Score boards can really make the game more engaging and realistic. In conjunction with timers, score boards can make a high school or recreation game as authentic as a NBA game. Timers and score boards can also make for a more peaceful experience with no arguing over violations or the score count. Timers can also help teach young players to be mindful of the rules. This can help them when they go into higher levels competition.