Basketball coloring pages for kids

Basketball Coloring Pages

Basketball coloring pages are a great way for kids and adults who love watching basketball games to have fun. Over 30 free coloring pages featuring popular basketball players and game scenes are waiting to be colored. Our coloring pages are perfect for printing for children who are passionate about basketball. Additionally, we have created a list of interesting basketball facts to make your coloring experience even more enjoyable for you and your kids.


In our gallery below, you’ll find printable basketball coloring pages for young basketball fans. We have friendly coloring pages featuring various scenes from the basketball world with cartoon characters, designed with preschoolers in mind. We also have something for older basketball enthusiasts. Our collection includes images of intense games, successful shots-especially those three-pointers-girls playing basketball, professional NBA players, and many other basketball-related themes.

As always, each coloring page is ready to print on your home printer in US Letter / A4  format. So, print, color, solve, and read as much as you want, completely free.



  • Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world, especially beloved in the United States. The father of basketball, James Naismith, officially inaugurated the first basketball game in 1891 to keep students active during the winter months.

  • One of the most famous basketball players of all time is Michael Jordan, who won six NBA championships with the Chicago Bulls and is considered one of the greatest players in history.

  • The first basketball game was played on December 21, 1891, at Springfield College in Massachusetts. Interestingly, the basket was simply a peach basket, and games ended with scores like 1-0 or 2-1, which is quite different from today’s high-scoring matches.

  • An interesting fact is that initially, basketball did not have a backboard behind the hoop. Backboards were introduced later to prevent fans from interfering with the game and taking the ball during and after shots.

  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar holds the NBA record for the most points scored in a career. His famous “skyhook” remains one of the most iconic shots in basketball history.

  • Basketball is a sport that develops not only physical skills but also strategic thinking and teamwork. NBA games, the pinnacle of professional basketball, are watched by millions of fans around the world.