Cheat menu: Enter the options menu and select "Gameplay". Hold D-PAD LEFT + LEFT ANALOG- STICK RIGHT and press START. The "Codes" selection will now be unlocked at the options menu. Bonus teams: Enter MEGASTARS as a case-sensitive code. Muhammad Ali and Michael Jackson: Press START and hold L during an exhibition game. The screen should shake to confirm correct code entry. Go onto the Sixers and they should be on the starting lineup. Airball: Select "Street" at the main menu. Press WHITE, then hold L and press Y, Y. Press START and "Airball" will appear to confirm correct code entry.
Secret teams: Type "MEGASTARS" at the cheat menu for a code to get the VC, Sega and NBA 2K2 teams. Cheat menu: Select "gameplay" at the option menu. Hold Left at the D-pad + Right at the left analog-stick, then press Start. Legends team in season mode: Start season mode and edit the season. Remove each team and put in the Legends team. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bernard King: Look for the 80's All-Stars in the active player section. 2 players in the West 80's team are not active. They are Bernard King and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Remove other players and put one or both in. Win easy: Go to the rules section of the options menu and turn off fouling. Use the intentional foul to make the other team drop the ball. Pick it up and score. You can repeat this as often as needed.