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Product Description

Spalding Rookie Gear is designed to weigh less than standard youth balls. A lighter ball creates a better playing experience for kids, allwoing them to practice proper fundamentals more easily and build the confidence thety need with a ball that is appropriate in size and weight.

Additional Info

755683

134EB3E7

029321830905

83-090

1.7 pounds

8.0 x 8.0 x 7.5

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  • This item can be shipped to the entire United States including Alaska, Hawaii, and all U.S. territories including Puerto Rico
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Average Customer Rating:

by PowerReviews
Spalding 1001971Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball
 
4.6

(based on 74 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (58)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (21)
  • Easy to use (11)
  • Stylish (11)
  • Efficient (9)
  • Well built / quality (9)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Blacktop (12)
  • Home (11)
  • Indoor (8)
  • Game time (7)
  • Casual use (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beginner (14), Street baller (7), Tech savvy (7), Midrange shopper (6), Budget shopper (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (14), No (11)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (34)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

My grandson picked it out for his birthday and loves it!

One of my three grandkids has a birthday December 27th - 2 days after Christmas so................ about five years ago I asked him if he'd like to...Read complete review

One of my three grandkids has a birthday December 27th - 2 days after Christmas so................ about five years ago I asked him if he'd like to go shopping at Toys 'r Us for his birthday present since he just got many gifts from Santa two days before so............ ON his birthday I take him shopping. Now the other two grandkids have decided they like the idea of shopping with me for their birthday gift. It's a fun day for all of us.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

I would buy this again but make sure it's more inflated.

The small ball is perfect for little hands that are learning how to dribble and shoot a basketball. However, when purchased, the ball was a bit deflated. We had to pump it up...Read complete review

The small ball is perfect for little hands that are learning how to dribble and shoot a basketball. However, when purchased, the ball was a bit deflated. We had to pump it up a bit when we got home. It was the only ball of this kind in the store so we are not sure if that is just how they are sold.

Reviewed by 74 customers

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5.0

Awesome

By Naira

from New haven

About Me Beginner

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Blacktop
    • Casual Use
    • Game Time

    Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

    Perfect for my little basketball player. My three year old plays with this ball comfortably

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Great ball!!

    By Christopher

    from undisclosed

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

    The lighter weight is perfect for my son. He now enjoys shooting hoops!!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Perfect ball for beginners

    By Ash

    from Harrison Twp, Mi

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

    My son loves this colorful ball and the size is perfect for his age (he is 7)

     
    5.0

    I love how it stands out and my kid loves the colors!

    By Jess

    from Reading,PA

    About Me Beginner

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Use
      • Indoor

      Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

      My son loves it, he put it to use right away! I love how perfect it is for a 3yr old, its lightweight makes it easy to grip and dribble for him!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Nice basketball

      By Renae loves her kids

      from Panama City Beach, FL

      About Me Street Baller

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Stylish
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Bad Weather
        • Blacktop
        • Casual Use
        • Game Time
        • Indoor

        Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

        This is a great basketball for kids under 3rd grade.
        Perfect for my 7 year old's small hands.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        My son LOVES this ball!

        By Ball boy mom

        from Knoxville, TN

        About Me Street Baller

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Blacktop

          Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

          This is a great basketball. It is as heavy as some so my son and younger daughter can both shoot it really well! Also it is easy to see when they leave it outside. No more blending in.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          will definitely buy again if needed

          By ivans mother

          from yuma az

          About Me Competitive Athlete

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Bad Weather
            • Indoor

            Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

            My son loves this ball and had excellent grip

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            My grandson picked it out for his birthday and loves it!

            By Marie

            from Akron OHIO

            About Me Street Baller

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Blacktop
              • Game Time

              Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

              One of my three grandkids has a birthday December 27th - 2 days after Christmas so................ about five years ago I asked him if he'd like to go shopping at Toys 'r Us for his birthday present since he just got many gifts from Santa two days before so............ ON his birthday I take him shopping. Now the other two grandkids have decided they like the idea of shopping with me for their birthday gift. It's a fun day for all of us.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              5.0

              The bask that's hard to lose

              By Baller

              from Louisville, KY

              About Me Beginner

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Stylish

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

                  I bought this ball for my son to use during his basketball practice and he never loses sight of it due to its vibrant appearance. It's light weight and easy to handle. I would recommend it to other moms who have up and coming athletes.

                   
                  5.0

                  Would Buy Again!

                  By Blindgoody

                  from Mighty Michigan

                  About Me Street Baller

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Stylish
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Blacktop
                    • Indoor

                    Comments about Spalding 1001971 Spalding Rookie Gear Multi-Color Basketball:

                    My nephew loved it! He wants more in different colors!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes

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