Basketsball is the 12th episode of the third season of New Girl, the 61st episode overall.


Jess does a full-court press to solidify her friendship with Coach. But Nick goes on defense when they bond over his rival basketball team. Meanwhile, Schmidt is assigned to mentor a much older new hire at work and Winston discovers a new career path


Zooey Deschanel as Jess Day
Jake Johnson as Nick Miller
Lamorne Morris as Winston Bishop
Max Greenfield as Schmidt
Hannah Simone as Cece Parekh

Special Guest Star

Guest Starring

  • Gillian Vigman as Kim
  • Bob Gunton as Ed

Recurring Themes


  • Ed: "I may be dirty but I'm playing old!"

Notes & Trivia


External Links

Season 2 Season 3 Season 4

All In · Nerd · Double Date · The Captain · The Box · Keaton · Coach · Menus · Longest Night Ever · Thanksgiving III · Clavado En Un Bar · Basketsball · Birthday · Prince · Exes · Sister · Sister II · Sister III · Fired Up · Mars Landing · Big News · Dance · Cruise
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