Motion-captured graphics made their first appearance in a hockey game with this Brett Hull license. Al Michaels provides a full running commentary, while a mode allowing the player to improve their game with Brett's help is also included. The game is viewed isometrically, with all the realistic fouls and gameplay situations included. Full pre-match analysis and forecasting is provided, as are post match statistics.
Brett Hull is the only forward or player on defense that gets called by his full name by Al Michaels during gameplay commentary; all other players are called by their number. In turn though many of the goalies last names are announced.