Kuroko no Basuke begins with...

The basketball team of Teikō Middle School rose to distinction by demolishing all competition. The regulars of this team became known as the "Generation of Miracles". After graduating from middle school, these five stars went to different high schools with top basketball teams. However, a fact few know is that there was another player of the "Generation of Miracles", the phantom sixth player. This mysterious player is now a freshman at Seirin High, a new school with a powerful, if little-known, team. Now, Tetsuya Kuroko, the sixth member of the "Generation of Miracles", and Kagami, a naturally talented player who spent most of middle school in America, are aiming to bring Seirin to the top of Japan, taking on Kuroko's old teammates one by one.

The Characters...


Kise Ryōta (黄瀬涼太) was one of the Generation of Miracles who now plays at Kaijō High School. He is known for his copying abilities, this means that he can copy every technique he has seen, with more power than the original.

Kuroko Tetsuya (黒子テツヤ) is the main protagonist of Kuroko no Basuke. He was one of the Generation of Miracles and titled as The Sixth Phantom Player. He specializes in misdirection and passes. He now plays as a regular with Seirin High School with the goal of bringing the team and his teammate, Kagami Taiga, to the top of Japan.

Information from Kuroko no Basuke wiki.