"That story, for perhaps the first time ever in a football game, is something Midway is keeping mostly secretive for the time being. What we know is that you start off taking up the reins of a failed team. This team was one of the worst around, so the owner decides to replace everyone from the coach to the staff. That's where you come in -- you name the team, hire the coach, and build the team from scratch."
"NBA Street Showdown isn't the greatest arcade sports title ever made by a long shot, but it's easily the best basketball game on the PSP, fulfilling the needs of both the immediate gratification set with its pick up and play style, while offering a deeper, more satisfying experience to those wanting a bit more value for their 40 bucks."