The Wilson X Connected Basketball is a "smart" b-ball that can track shooting and performance stats including shots taken, shots made, two-pointers, three-pointers and free throws.
Rocket League extends its empire into basketball, the crew talk how it stacks up against the classic soccer mode.
Check out the entirely new way to play in this trailer for the game's "Hoops" mode.
Hoop fans can opt to go courtside to catch all of the Final Four action in virtual reality.
Xbox head Phil Spencer: "It's so accessible -- anybody can play a game. I think there's no cap to what e-sports can become."
The arcade-style basketball is fun, and sure to spark some competition.
Wear a VR headset to simultaneously play ball in the real and virtual worlds. See the OptiTrack motion capture system in action at GDC 2016. This is a CNET Quickie video, shot and edited on a phone.
A holographic version of Dr. James Naismith makes a cameo appearance to talk hoops during the NBA's tech summit.
The Inside the NBA crew comes to Las Vegas to check out the latest gadgets and rip on Brian's hairdo.
More than 6 million YouTube viewers have already been mesmerized by the sight of a spinning basketball's crazy trajectory when tossed off the top of a giant dam.