- Release date: October 7, 2002
- Cover athlete: Allen Iverson SG Philadelphia 76ers (GameCube, PS2, Xbox)
- The game featured 7 legendary teams including, 50/60s Legends, 70s East Legends, 70s West Legends, 80s East Legends, 80s West Legends, 90s East Legends, 90s West Legends.
- The number one overall draft pick by the Houston Rockets C Yao Ming was left out of the game due to contract issues with China and the CBA. He was included in the next game ESPN NBA Basketball as a 78 OVR.