NBA Live 2002

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Description

The NBA Live series' second attempt on the PS2 brings the following updates:

Yes he has been in it since Live 2000, but this is first game to have Jordan with his new team, the Washington Wizards.

Cut scenes evolve the focus on player vs player interaction during stops in play and arguments between player and referee.

An improved interface allowing you to get into the games quicker, and an improved control system for better defensive and offensive moves.

New player moves, plays and celebration animations.

The Franchise Mode lets you control your team for 10 years, trading players and keeping an eye on rookies.

Legendary players list so you can see who really is the greatest.

Screenshots

NBA Live 2002 PlayStation The start of an Exhibition match. Before this there's an animation showing the players entering, shaking hands and fist bumping in a generally sportsman-like way
NBA Live 2002 PlayStation After the EA logo and a screen showing all the team logos the game's title screen is displayed. This is followed by an animated sequence.
NBA Live 2002 PlayStation Starting a practice session. This is the player selection screen.
NBA Live 2002 PlayStation A practice session trying a jump shot. 
After the shot the player must manually pick up the ball before trying again.

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Critic Reviews

GamersMark Xbox Feb 16, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 2 Dec, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Oct 31, 2001 7.7 out of 10 77
Gamesmania.de PlayStation 2 Feb 28, 2002 73 out of 100 73
PSM PlayStation 2 Dec, 2001 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation 2 Dec 04, 2001 14 out of 20 70
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox Apr 16, 2002 14 out of 20 70
PSX Extreme PlayStation 2 Nov 26, 2001 6.9 out of 10 69
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation Dec 04, 2001 12 out of 20 60
Game Revolution PlayStation 2 Nov, 2001 C 50

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Trivia

NBA Live 2002 has point guard Steve Francis on the cover. He currently (2002) plays for the Houston Rockets.

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