Home Sports Basketball Quarantine Randomness: Why ‘He Got Game’ is the best basketball movie ever SportsBasketball Quarantine Randomness: Why ‘He Got Game’ is the best basketball movie ever March 29, 2020 4 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp It is confirmed. I watched “White Men Can’t Jump” to do a podcast with House of Strauss about the film. I remembered it as a fun movie but was a bit disappointed in the rewatch. Clearly, I was much easier to please back then. I’m also the same guy who, after playfully ripping “High School Musical” to my pre-teen, introduced her to “Space Jam” and turned it off halfway through because we were both bored to death. So I’ve gotten harsh on hoop movies in my old age. Now, “He Got Game,” that’s long been my favorite basketball movie. “Love and Basketball,” “Finding Forrester” and “Hoosiers” are right up there on my list. But “He Got Game” was always tops, for reasons I will explain. But first, I went back to watch it again. It had been awhile. It’s still tops. (Side note: The Athletic is running a series on sports movies. It starts… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR "Plain Angry" Michael Jordan Joins Sports World Call For Change After George Floyd Killing Video shows JR Smith beating man who smashed his car during protests Raptors executive Masai Ujiri: 'No one is born to be racist' Op-Ed: Monty Williams is ‘angry,’ ‘afraid’ and ‘in pain’ today Rare Michael Jordan game-worn modified sneakers could sell for over $500K Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Racism is 'more deadly than COVID-19' JR Smith spotted bike riding with LeBron James and Anthony Davis Knicks' head coach job is Tom Thibodeau's to lose? Knicks' head coaching job is Tom Thibodeau's to lose? Rip Hamilton: Michael Jordan once traded Wizards player for trash talking Sporting 'I can't breathe' shirt, Ben Simmons calls out 'blatant racism' Report: Celtics will 'most likely' offer Jayson Tatum a max contract LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.