The anime premiered October 16, 1993 and ended March 23, 1996, with the anime series ending at the beginning of Inter High, right after Shohoku played a practice match against a combined Shoyo and Ryonan team.
The first opening song is "Kimi ga Suki da to Sakebitai" by Baad and the second opening song is "Zettai ni, Daremo" by ZYYG. The first ending song is "Anata Dake Mitsumeteru" by Maki Ohguro, the second ending song is "Sekai ga Owaru Made wa..." by Wands, the third ending song is "Kirameku Toki ni Torawarete" by Manish, and the fourth ending song is "My Friend" by Zard.
List of episodes
- Main article: Episodes