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Best Basketball Movie: Championship Round

Blazer’s Edge is filling the bracket void with a competition featuring 16 basketball-themed feature films.

Denzel Washington In ‘He Got Game’ Photo by 20th Century-Fox/Getty Images

The NBA’s hiatus has forced several die-hard hoops fans to turn to alternative mediums to get their basketball fix. One potential avenue is feature films. The basketball genre is loaded with gems and duds, which is why we are putting our readers to the test with a bracket challenge in an effort to find the best hoops-themed movie.

This is the final vote in our 16-movie bracket.

White Men Can’t Jump (2) vs He Got Game (2)

Preview: Both movies advanced past the top seed in their respective brackets in the previous round. Today pits Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson against Denzel Washington and Ray Allen. Regardless of the final result, each movie represents a notable marker in 1990s culture and filmmaking.

White Men Can’t Jump Trailer:

He Got Game Trailer:

Your Turn to Decide:


White Men Can’t Jump (2) vs He Got Game (2)

This poll is closed

  • 64%
    White Men Can’t Jump
    (216 votes)
  • 35%
    He Got Game
    (121 votes)
337 votes total Vote Now

Voting closes Tuesday morning.