ESPN National Hockey Night (PlayStation 2)

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National Hockey Night includes the gameplay options that are standard for hockey games. There is exhibition mode for up to two players, season mode, create-a-player mode, and a playoffs mode. The seasons can be 29 or 82 games long. Statistics are tracked in 10 categories, and players get on hot or cold streaks as the season wears on. The create-a-player option allows you to max out a player's abilities in six different categories, choose from four different facial patterns, and adjust the player's height and weight. All 30 NHL teams are included.

The graphics represent an ESPN NHL broadcast. The team of Steve Levy and Gary Thorne handles the announcing duties for the games ESPN-style announcing.


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Consoles Plus May, 2001 85 out of 100 85
Gamezone (Germany) Jun 28, 2001 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine May, 2001 6.75 out of 10 68
Game Informer Magazine May, 2001 6.25 out of 10 62 Jul 23, 2001 52 out of 100 52
PSM Jun, 2001 4 out of 10 40
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) May 30, 2001 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
GameSpot Apr 16, 2001 3.8 out of 10 38
IGN Apr 04, 2001 3 out of 10 30
Super Play (Sweden) Jun, 2001 3 out of 10 30


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Charles Lippert (512) added ESPN National Hockey Night (PlayStation 2) on Sep 15, 2003