Total Nerd The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 2 at some point.

If you owned a PS2 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few Basketball games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best PS2 Basketball games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling Basketball games that were released for PS2. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll features NBA Street, NBA 2K2 and more.

Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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NBA Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA Street 2001

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19 3
NBA Street Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
1515126465573 added NBA Street Vol. 2 2003

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27 14
NBA Live 09 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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22 15
NBA Ballers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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17 11
NBA Ballers: Phenom is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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9 4
NBA 2K7 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
1515126465573 added NBA 2K7 2006

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19 15
NBA 2K2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA 2K2 2002

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18 15
ESPN College Hoops 2K5 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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17 14
NBA 2K3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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11 8
NBA 07 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA 07 Sep 26 2006

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NCAA March Madness 2005 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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7 4
ESPN NBA Basketball is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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8 6
NBA 2K6 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
joteyx8 added NBA 2K6 2005

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7 5
NBA 06 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA 06 2005

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6 4
AND 1 Streetball is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
AND 1 Streetball Jun 06 2006

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5 3
NBA Hoopz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA Hoopz Jan 01 2001

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4 2
NBA 08 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA 08 2007

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4 2
NCAA Final Four 2002 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NCAA Final Four 2002

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13 12
NBA Live 08 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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8 7
NBA Starting Five 2005 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA Starting Five 2005 Nov 11 2004

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1 0
NCAA March Madness 2004 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
1515126465573 added NCAA March Madness 2004 2003

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7 7
ESPN College Hoops is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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6 6
NCAA College Basketball 2K3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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3 3
Backyard Basketball 2007 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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3 3
NBA 09: The Inside is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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3 4
Kidz Sports Basketball is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games

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ESPN NBA 2Night 2002 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
ESPN NBA 2Night 2002 May 02 2002

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NBA Starting Five is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games
NBA Starting Five Oct 29 2002

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College Hoops 2K7 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Basketball Games