DescriptionLace up the skates and play with or against all 30 NHL teams including the new expansion Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild. NHL 2001 invites the world to play with the addition of 20 international teams including Ukraine and Latvia. Feel the full hockey flavor by building a custom team with the jersey editor, logo importer, and customizable city and team names. EA SPORTS puts you in the game with the "Face in the Game" feature -- witness fans throw their hats on the ice in your honor after a hat trick. With a variety of game modes including Quick Game, Season Play, Career Mode, Playoffs and Tournaments, all the goals are just a slap shot away.
Part of the Following Groups
|Another Hockey treat for the year 2001...||Windows||The Ring Hawk (654)|
|The best hockey game there is, but not the best there COULD be||Windows||Rick Jones (108)|
|Smooth as Ice||Windows||Kartanym (10779)|
|Another great addition to EA Sports' NHL series.||Windows||Radoslaw Koncewicz (7)|
|Another great sports game from EA Sports||PlayStation||Attila (496)|
The Press Says
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Windows||Jan, 2001||90|
|GameSpot||PlayStation||Oct 04, 2000||8.6 out of 10||86|
|Game Informer Magazine||PlayStation 2||Nov, 2000||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Super Play||PlayStation||Nov, 2000||8 out of 10||80|
|GameSpot||PlayStation 2||Nov 02, 2000||8 out of 10||80|
|Gameplanet||PlayStation||Nov 01, 2000||80|
|Power Unlimited||PlayStation 2||Feb, 2001||7.2 out of 10||72|
|Game Revolution||PlayStation 2||Dec, 2000||C+||58|
|Game industry News (GiN)||PlayStation 2||2000||50|
|Game industry News (GiN)||Windows||2000||50|
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TriviaEA Cover Curse
Owen Nolan missed 24 games of the 2000-01 season for a variety of reasons following his cover appearance and saw his points per game drop from 1.07 (in 99-00) to 0.85.