NBA LIVE 09 is back with the best playing basketball game in the category that rewrites the book on authenticity and connectivity - but is still accessible enough for new users to get in on the ground floor.It is the sixth title in the NBA Live Series of basketball games, which have sold more than 7 million units to date. In an EA Sports worldwide exclusive, 60 of the greatest NBA legends of all time--including Michael Jordan--are included in the PC and PlayStation games.
Game players can compete against five All-Star teams from the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s and see how they stack up against todays teams. Fans can also challenge current NBA players or one of the legends to a game of one-on-one street ball on an outdoor court. The classic match-ups are endless: Dr. J vs. Michael Jordan, Tim Duncan vs. Bill Russell, or Allen Iverson vs. Earl "The Pearl" Monroe.