Check out some of these online basketball games. The strategy is the same but it can be a challenge. Some are fun and some are just plain hard. Feel free to let us know about more fun games in the Basketball Forum.
Here is a one on one game that can be a lot of fun! You get to create your own player and rate the player with a total of 22 points in areas of height, shooting, blocks, steals, dribbling, rebounding, and quickness. If you win, you can assign two more points to one of those categories and if you lose you lose a point. Create the winning player and try this game.
One on One at MyBaller.com
Try a variety of basketball games at this site. There are several online games here inclusing a slam dunking game and shooting at a moving backboard.
Play hoops basketball at this site and shoot against the clock. See if you can score 21 points before time runs out.
Try the quick shots game on this page. The first round is easy, the second isn't so easy.
More Basketball games
Not sure I like the creepy little hands on this one but its an okay game if you are really looking for something to kill time.
This one is definitely harder than it seems.
Try this game called Netblazer! Once you get the hang of it is kind of fun!
Cool game of one on one. I could certainly get hooked trying to improve on this one. The controls are easy to use and easier to get used too.
Play Shockwave One on One
Try one of the games available on this site. Some are very odd but fun.