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Spalding NBA Street Basketball

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
7.9
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Build Quality
 122
grip, rubber, leather, basketball, deflated
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Plus the grip improves as you break it in.  ...  "
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" ...  Good bounce, grip, and quality.  ...  "
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" ...  This ball is great durable ball for the price and same quality as some of the more expensive one’s I found In the local sports store!  ...  "
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" ...  Good feel, good durability for outdoor in front of my driveway and the courts.  ...  "
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" ...  Last longer than leather. ... Better feel than rubber.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a nice grip and doesn't seem cheap at all. ... It doesn't quite have that nice indoor leather ball feel but perfect for an everyday outside ball.  ...  "
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" ...  My son loves it and the gold lettering.  ...  "
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" ...  Durable street ball.  ...  "
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For Brands, Sellers & Businesses
For Kids
 118
loves, kids, ball, grandson, basketball
+95%
-5%
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" ...  My Grandson is pleased to get a new basketball, he loves playing @ home  ...  "
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" ...  My ten year loves it!  ...  "
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" ...  My nine year old son loves this!  ...  "
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" ...  I havent seen him bouncing thr basketball but based on his reaction, I would say that he loved both the basketball and football.  ...  "
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" ...  My 10 tear old niece loves it!  ...  "
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" ...  My son will love it!  ...  "
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" ...  Her mom, my daughter, won’t let me spoil her with gifts. ... I do enjoy children and love having them around me.  ...  "
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" ...  Works wonderful for my 5 years old grandson.  ...  "
Comfort
 84
ball, rubber, basketball, palm, leather
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Ball feels so comfortable looking forward to using it this week  ...  "
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" ...  Plus the grip improves as you break it in.  ...  "
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" ...  This is likely due to the premature wear from the stress of keeping the ball in that shape through the supply chain.  ...  "
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" ...  The grip lasted the season. ... Grip and bounce are important to my son.  ...  "
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" ...  Received my ball today so far so good it came inflated and ready to go great grip I can Palm it easily I look forward to playing with this ball fast shipping thanks guys  ...  "
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" ...  It is an excellent ball that has superior grip and feel.  ...  "
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" ...  It's got a really good feel.  ...  "
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" ...  Good bounce, grip, and quality.  ...  "
Price
 83
ball, money, basketball, value, cost
+88%
-12%
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" ...  Great outdoor ball for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  If it's on sale, worth getting.  ...  "
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" ...  Good for the price  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the money :)  ...  "
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" ...  Really good product for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  I would recommend this to anyone, dont let the low cost fool you!!  ...  "
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" ...  Also the price is good for this brand.  ...  "
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" ...  Bang for your buck  ...  "
Fit
 59
hold, ball, grip, holds, bounces
+41%
-59%
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" ...  Won’t hold air :(  ...  "
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" ...  I guess the material didn't hold up.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a cheap one but should hold air  ...  "
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" ...  The basketball hoop worked great but the ball won't hold air!  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn't hold air.  ...  "
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" ...  The little hole you put air in started to come off of the ball and leaks out  ...  "
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" ...  Will not hold air not matter what I do.  ...  "
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" ...  It also does not hold air for very long as I pumped it up on the first day of receiving dribbled it for 20 minutes and left it in my truck and within a week it was soft and losing air.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 44
weeks, week, lasted, air, months
+34%
-66%
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" ...  lasted about 3 months  ...  "
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" ...  It lasted about 3 weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  The next day, same thing happened.  ...  "
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" ...  I've only had this ball for two months and hardly used and it is already constantly deflating.  ...  "
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" ...  Didn't last but for weeks before a rupture.  ...  "
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" ...  Now, after owning it for almost a month to the day, I went to use it today, and, Jesus, it's even worse.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipped with a leak and became completely busted by second use.  ...  "
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" ...  Outer cover began to crack after a couple months use.  ...  "
As Gift
 40
christmas, son, grandson, ball, birthday
+90%
-10%
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" ...  My son was happy o receive this ball as gift.  ...  "
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" ...  This basketball and a football were purchased as a gift for a neighbor's son who loves sports.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased this item for a gift and my boy friend was so happy with it!  ...  "
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" ...  Gift for my grandson  ...  "
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" ...  I got it for my son's birthday he loved it  ...  "
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" ...  bought as gift  ...  "
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" ...  It was a freaking Christmas gift!  ...  "
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" ...  This was the perfect gift for my basketball learning 5 y/o.  ...  "
Delivery
 35
ball, arrived, came, received, flat
+57%
-43%
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" ...  However, the second one arrived and was much different and of a lesser quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product and quick delivery  ...  "
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" ...  came as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in excellent condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Fast shipping, product as described.  ...  "
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" ...  received as expected all is good with product  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived promptly and good quality.  ...  "
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" ...  good condition.came already inflatted  ...  "
Size
 24
ball, perfect, smaller, basketball, small
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Great ball smaller than I expected but great  ...  "
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" ...  This ball felt great, but when I brought it out I noticed that a lot of the other balls were larger in size.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect size for my 6 year old.  ...  "
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" ...  perfect size for my grandson  ...  "
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" ...  Nice basketball, regulation size.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice but needed a bit larger.  ...  "
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" ...  Wasn’t over filled and is official size.  ...  "
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" ...  It's kept it's shape and size, without deflating.  ...  "
Marketplace
 23
exactly, pictured, exactly as advertised, described, another
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Amazon prime for the win!  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon replaced the ball and the second one is great.  ...  "
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" ...  exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Great quality, perfect seller, exactly as described, early deliver!  ...  "
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" ...  I recommend this product came the next day and was great good service to.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as pictured and expected.  ...  "
Design
 21
texture, looks, feels, basketball, rubbery
+86%
-14%
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" ...  My orange rubber makes for a great swoosh.  ...  "
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" ...  nice and grippy  ...  "
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" ...  This seems like a good basketball but the feel is quite rubbery.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality looks good.  ...  "
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" ...  Still looks new.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball has a nice grip texture to it and it's very bouncy.  ...  "
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" ...  It's nice and grippy and plays very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks and feels like a much more expensive ball.  ...  "
Returns
 17
returning, replacement, would, sent, returned
-100%
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" ...  Pisses me off because returning it is a pain.  ...  "
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" ...  Wanted to return the product, but it would only allow me to do the Kohls drop off.  ...  "
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" ...  Returned asap, at least return shipping is free!  ...  "
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" ...  This is junk and Spalding needs to replace immediately!  ...  "
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" ...  I requested a replacement and received it, and I sent the old one back.  ...  "
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" ...  Return window closed.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish i could return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Sent email to Spalding requesting a replacement.  ...  "
Gaming
 16
playing, ball, game, play, asphalt
+100%
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" ...  Playing on asphalt is inherently going to wear down any type of basketball, so the fact that this is a "street" basketball made of rubber means it's made to withstand a lot of dribbles.  ...  "
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" ...  Great game ball and no problems.  ...  "
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" ...  I used the product for playing the basketball  ...  "
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" ...  Good basketball for playing outside  ...  "
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" ...  We play on asphalt and the ball works great on it, ball has great grip.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, it feels great playing with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for asphalt play.  ...  "
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" ...  good ball,always trust spalding ball since I began play basketball  ...  "
Storage
 16
holds up well, deflated, came, basketball, grip
+81%
-19%
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" ...  Had to inflate it to fill it only once or twice but holds air well now.  ...  "
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" ...  Holds up well.  ...  "
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" ...  This was bought in conjunction with a basket ball hoop and is in almost daily use.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s perfect to fit in his book bag and so far has kept the right amount of air in it (I ordered it in December).  ...  "
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" ...  Holds up well.  ...  "
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" ...  Its a good rubber basketball, much better than one of the $10 Red/Blue/Orange/ or lime green ones you might grab off the shelf at Wally World.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as advertised, regulation size.  ...  "
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" ...  this basket ball is even better than the one Costco sells.  ...  "
Product As Described
 13
pictured, exactly as advertised, expected, exactly as described, pic
+92%
-8%
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" ...  You can even see this in some of the other photos.  ...  "
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" ...  exactly as pictured  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as pictured and expected.  ...  "
Overall performance
 7
gets the job, done
+86%
-14%
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" ...  It does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a basketball ,does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  I still like it though gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  good ball lol it gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  Does it job  ...  "
Outdoor Unit
 7
basketball, perfect, indoor
+100%
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" ...  Overall this is a good basketball for indoor/outdoor  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for outdoor.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for outdoor  ...  "
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" ...  It was used in indoor basketball courts as well as outdoor blacktops.  ...  "
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" ...  Great outdoor basketball.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect outdoor basketball.  ...  "
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" ...  this ball is pretty awesome for outdoor play (emphasis on the outdoor .  ...  "
Capacity
 6
use, ball, apartment, son, around
+100%
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" ...  This ball has been great and my son and i get lots of use out of it at the B-Ball courts near our house.  ...  "
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" ...  This has stood up well to use in the street of our neighborhood.  ...  "
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" ...  And suitable for outside playground.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball has been sitting inside of my air conditioned apartment.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great on our tile, and on the cement.  ...  "
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" ...  Good, affordable option for anyone looking to keep a basketball around the house.  ...  "
Packing
 5
without, came, inflated, deflated
+60%
-40%
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" ...  No unnecessary packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball was used and without packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  It came in a box without packaging.  ...  "
Cleaning
 5
clean, ball, used, dribble, like
+20%
-80%
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" ...  It was dirty and used!  ...  "
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" ...  Mine came dirty and not full.  ...  "
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" ...  It showed up scuff marks and dirt on it.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 4
inflated, ball
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Good product came a little over inflated but that's an easy fix  ...  "
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" ...  The ball stays well inflated and is also easy to pump up if and when necessary  ...  "
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" ...  She has been with me for some time and goes out of her way to make things for me easy.  ...  "
For Fun
 3
+100%
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" ...  But as long as she’s having fun and learning to practice a sport she likes we allow it  ...  "
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" ...  Dribbling at home was fun.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Last year I bought tablets and speakers  ...  "
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" ...  Great for outdoor play!  ...  "
Camera
 3
shoot, point, good, 3
+100%
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" ...  It's not the BEST quality in the world, but for the price it's a good deal and can actually be used to shoot baskets.  ...  "
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" ...  Makes for accurate dribbling and getting shots in with it.  ...  "
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" ...  You can even see this in some of the other photos.  ...  "

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Specifications

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Size:  29.5 meters