BackgroundLakers vs. Celtics and the NBA Playoffs includes eight real NBA teams and two all-star teams. The eight teams are: L.A. Lakers, Portland Trailblazers, Phoenix Suns, San Antonio Spurs, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons, and Philadelphia 76ers. Play modes include exhibition and playoffs.
All of the superstars have their signature moves: Jordan's air reverse, Clyde's glide, Barkley's gorilla dunk, etc. Arcade/simulation gameplay, four period lengths, three levels of play, and a password feature are all included.