Looking for cool basketball hoodies and sweatshirts? Look no further! We’ve rounded up a list of a few of our favorites to make your shopping hunt easy. Check out options from Nike, Adidas, and more, as well as some more affordable sweatshirts for those on a budget. Fanatics is also one of our favorite places to shop for the latest hooper hoodies. Get ready to show up to every game and hoop in style.
Discover cool basketball hoodies and sweatshirts
Explore basketball sweatshirts for women and men, in every color way you can imagine. For every hoodie we’ve included a helpful description, pros and cons, reviews, and its price to make your decision simpler. Some are even funny!
This Champion hoodie is a basketball basic. The exceptionally soft cotton/polyester blend resists shrinking and pilling. It’s a nice medium weight made of fleece with a brushed interior for warmth without the extra bulk or weight. And it features a screen print script Champion logo on the chest and a C patch logo at the cuff. Plus, wider, ribbed waistband and cuffs stay flat for a clean finish.
- Pros: Lower price than others, Comes in a ton of different colors
- Cons: Metal drawcord grommets for added durability but are a little heavier than all string
Rep the Chicago Sky’s greatest gem with this limited edition hoodie. This unisex adult-sized sweatshirt features a brilliant graphic on the front, and a logo on the left side of the hood. Enjoy a heavyweight, comfortable, eco‑friendly Champion sweatshirt. Perfect for the court and the couch!
- Pros: Worn by Chicago Bulls’ Coby White
- Cons: White is hard to keep white
Reviews: Full satisfaction guarantee.
Hoop York City’s DAMN I LOVE THIS HOODIE! is an awesome hoodie. It’s black with textured puff-printing. It comes in unisex sizing and is 100% cotton heavyweight 15 oz fabric.
- Pros: Runs true to size with a relaxed fit in the arms and shoulders
- Cons: Hand screened – slight variations and natural cracking may occur
Reviews: It sells out all the time!
SLAM has tons of original hoodies to chose from in orange, black, gray, and more. We like the SLAM Drenched Hoodie a lot. Originally seen at SLAM Summer Classic Vol. 3, the Drenched Hoodie features their iconic logo on the chest and their “RTG” logo on the right arm with a crystal wash tie dye finish.
- Pros: Slightly relaxed fit, available in 3 color ways
- Cons: Color pattern may slightly vary because it’s tie dye, 100% cotton so it’ll shrink a bit, Needs to hang dry for a consistent fit, Needs to be washed on cold (colors could run)
Reviews: None listed but they accept returns up to 30 days after an order was fulfilled (unless it was sent outside the US).
This Reebok fleece pullover hoodie features legit Allen Iverson details. Plus you can feel as good as you look when you wear it thanks to soft, warm fleece made with at least 50% organic cotton. It features a relaxed fit, drawcord on the hood, and a kangaroo pocket for storing your keys and more.
- Pros: Responsibly designed with organic cotton
- Cons: Just two colors to chose from
Reviews: 5/5 on Reebok. “Get yours ASAP before it’s sold out. Wish they had more color ways. Can’t wait to rock mine”
Overtime does new drops every few months, so they have a nice selection of cool hooper hoodies. We like the OT Tones Hoodie. This sweatshirt is pigment washed for a faded vintage finish and comes in multiple colorways including purple, orange, green, and more. It features waxed tip drawstrings, woven interior label, and tonam embroidered logos on chest and pocket.
- Pros: Shouldn’t shrink much because it’s 80% cotton / 20% polyester
- Cons: The website is a little hard to navigate, but no issues with this hoodie
Reviews: None listed, but we have bought some OT clothes and the colors have matched the photography on their site super well, and the material is really soft.
Dick’s has a bunch of sweatshirts from Nike, Jordan, Adidas and more. One of our favorites is the Candace Parker Ace Sweatshirt. Candace Parker and her exclusive Adidas line are all about turning role models into fans and heroes into competition. This hoodie’s blend of cotton and polyester French terry delivers elevated comfort. It features an adjustable hood with drawcord, kangaroo pocket, and ribbed cuffs and hem.
- Pros: It is true to size and very comfortable
- Cons: Only available in one color way (black)
Reviews: 5/5 on Dick’s “Love this hoodie! Oversized fit and good quality. Happy to support the OG Candace Parker!”
8. Playa Society WNBA hoodie
Get this hoodie from the Playa Society x WNBA “Powered By Who We Inspire” collection. Celebrating the entire league, the sweatshirt features all 12 teams on the sleeve, and comes in oatmeal or seafoam.
- Pros: Gender neutral, Relaxed fit
- Cons: Women may want to shop true-to-size but men may want to size up.
Reviews: “Those are fire.” on Twitter
Nike has a ton of different sweatshirts to chose from such as the LeBron King hoodie to the best-selling Nike Sportswear Collection Essentials hoodie. All of their sweatshirts are durable, soft, and great for wearing all day. One of the most popular is the Nike Standard Issue Pullover Hoodie. It’s great for hooping because of its sweat-wicking Dri-FIT technology and flexible panels. And it has a pocket for your phone and keys. You can also shop all sorts of Nike Hoodies on Fanatics.
- Pros: Loose fit for a roomy feel
- Cons: Fabric is thin
Reviews: 4.5/5 on Nike. “This is probably one of the best hoodies I have ever owned. Fits perfect and the materials are high quality. Love the zipper near the kangaroo pouch.. I need every color now. Along with the matching joggers. Nice job as per usual, Nike”
10. Legends hoodie
Legends has a bunch of hooper hoodies to chose from such as the Hawthorne Tech Hoodie, but our favorite is the Fairfax collection. This unisex, over-sized hoodie was designed and manufactured in their backyard of LA, and is made from 100% Heavyweight Cotton Fleece. Dipped cotton drawcords, an embroidered sleeve patch label, and rib cuff and hem details all add to a style that is street ready and always on trend. It also comes in black tie dye!
- Pros: Oversized fit, Material is great, it’s comfortable and warm
- Cons: The item is a bit lighter purple than pictures, You need to pre-wash and dry this item before wearing it to remove excess lint from the 100% cotton fleece construction, Also always wash and dry it alone because the color bleeds quite a bit, Price is on the higher side
Reviews: 4.5/5 on Legends “Awesome quality and comes with that classic broken in feeling. Love the details in the pocket tag and arm tag without being too in your face. Fantastic product, Legends. Will most definitely be ordering more in the future – already got myself one in black too!”
11. iHoop sweatshirt
Originally Bucket Culture created the ihoop sweatshirt design. But they’re no longer selling them on their site. You can find similar hoodies here, though some reviews say the sizing runs small and the colors are slightly off. Meanwhile Bucket Culture has cool new options including Hoops R’ Us sweatshirts, Hoop Story, and Bucket Squad. Their hoodies feature their signature PremiumKnit stitching and 100% cotton, ensuring they fit good and feel good!
- Pros: Fits comfortably, All orders are secured with a satisfactory 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
- Cons: A little on the heavier side
Reviews: 5/5 on Bucket Culture “It’s super comfy and soft. I really like the design. I will for sure order this hoodie again when I grow out of it. It got delivered in a couple of days.”
Etsy is one of the best places to find vintage basketball sweatshirts for the Chicago Bulls, Charlotte Hornets, and more. WNBA vintage is a little harder to find. Check out this Nike All America Game hoodie from Breanna Stewart, and Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury issued hoodie. We like this Charlotte hoodie – a unisex heavy blend crewneck sweatshirt that’s comfortable. These garments are made from polyester and cotton. This combination helps designs come out looking fresh and beautiful. The collar is ribbed knit, so it retains its shape even after washing.
- Pros: Available in multiple colorways
- Cons: It’s not really that oversized, don’t order the pink some buyers say
Reviews: 5/5 on Etsy. “Love my vintage sweatshirt. Very soft on the inside. Fast shipping!”
Looking for something simple that zips up? Check out this Russell Athletic Dri Power Full Zip Fleece hoodie. It’s medium-weight fleece keeps in body heat so you can stay warm, while Dri-Power moisture wicking technology keeps you dry. Plus it’s got a pocket for holding your phone and keys.
- Pros: Nice price, Drawstring hood easily adjusts to provide additional protection from the weather
- Cons: Wash first because it sheds, hood drawstring is a little long
Pull on some James Harden style in the Harden Cross Up Crew Sweatshirt. This adidas basketball sweatshirt has a classic crewneck and a Harden logo on the sleeve to keep you looking good while you get your shots up. Built to manage moisture, it keeps you dry and ready in the lay-up line or walk.
- Pros: Loose fit, Lightweight, breathable feel
- Cons: Hoodie bottom isn’t free flowing
15. Footlocker basketball hoodies
Footlocker has tons of hoops hoodies from Nike, Reebok, New Balance, and more. One of our favorites is the Famous Nobodys Hoops Hoodie, which is a soft, comfortable layer inspired from hoops culture. Style it with loose-fit joggers and bold sneakers for a street-style look. Always in fashion and good for any weather! Famous Nobodys is a streetwear brand that speaks to the anti-celebrity in the digital age.
- Pros: 100% French Terry
- Cons: Smalls are sold out
Reviews: “🔥🔥” on Instagram.
Looking for the best USA basketball hoodie? Here are a few of our favorites. Check out the USA Nike Spotlight and the Nike Team USA Basketball Standard Issue Pullover Hoodie. These hoodies are part of a collection that combines a vintage look with a modern performance feel. Made from French terry with a crisp feel that’s soft yet structured, this special version embellishes it with Team USA identity. If you’re looking for a more streetwear take on a USA basketball sweatshirt, check out the collection that KITH dropped earlier this year.
- Pros: Save a bit because it’s currently on sale for 37% off, Loose fit for a roomy feel, Has a pocket
- Cons: Fabric is a little thin
Reviews: 5/5 on Nike. “Great hoodie. One of the best hoodies I’ve ever purchased. Very comfortable and well put together. A great addition to my collection.”
Eastbay has a big selection of Nike, Jordan, adidas, and New Balance hoodies for hoopers. We like the Nike Standard Issue Full-Zip Hoodie for a simple sweatshirt that complements any outfit. Made for the pros, and comfy enough for all-day wear, the Nike Standard Issue Women’s Basketball Full-Zip Hoodie mixes premium materials with everyday comfort. The midweight French terry materials use Dri-FIT tech to keep you dry and cool. The roomy, relaxed hood offers comfort and privacy.
- Pros: Look like the pros!
- Cons: Only a few sizes left
Reviews: 5/5 on Nike. “High quality material very comfortable, looks great, feels great and makes me wish Nike made more hoodies like this!”
Price: On sale for $54.99
18. WNBA 25th Anniversary hoodie
In celebration of the WNBA’s 25th anniversary, HighlightHER has created a capsule collection honoring the league’s past, present and bright future. The league’s 25th season and bold “Count It” slogan put in the spotlight all that’s been achieved since 1997, and drives excitement for what lies ahead. This hoodie is 50% cotton / 50% polyester and is unisex, and was made in partnership with the WNBA.
- Pros: Rock the iconic WNBA orange with a new twist
- Cons: Because this product is made to order, it is final sale
Reviews: The original orange sweatshirt this is inspired by became the most popular item in league history.
OK everyone needs an “ugly” Christmas sweater and this fits the bill for hoopers. This funny and unique design will stand out and be a great conversation starter at holiday partiers. This hoodie is durable on the outside, has a very soft interior, is tagless and machine washable. It will also make a great gift for your loved ones.
- Pros: Perfect for your tacky and fun Ugly Christmas sweater party, but cool enough to wear to your general Holiday events and throughout the winter
- Cons: Runs slightly on the shorter side
As a fun Christmas alternative, this Nike Men’s Jordans Essentials Graphic Fleece Hoodie is giving us major holiday vibes. It’s $80 at Dick’s.
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