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7.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 1323 ratings
  1. 10 (270)
  2. 9 (265)
  3. 8 (373)
  4. 7 (196)
  5. 6 (65)
  6. 5 (33)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (16)
  10. 1 (71)

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  • User Rating 7.5

    A great basketball game but with its flaws brings it down a step or two.

    Rated on November 09, 2009 by leCruize

    NBA LIVE 09 did not fail to impress me, especially since it was my first basketball sim. From the complex and dynamic seasons to the dunking competitions there is a lot to keep you occupied, with hour...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1.5

    Fun gameplay + servicable graphics + Crashing problems = Broken game. Can't understand that this crap is on shelves

    Rated on February 22, 2010 by EffigyOfAdam

    Apparently the EA Sports game testers were (again) sleeping behind the wheel. WARNING: THIS GAME IS BROKEN. This is my first NBA Live game in a long time as I had been playing the 2K series but thi...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Improvement.

    Rated on October 08, 2008 by ramansingh3

    NBA Live 09 starts out in the NBA academy when you first decide to pop in the game. The NBA academy is a new feature to this years game it reminds me of the training camp feature in the past madden ga...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    NBA Live is back Baby!

    Rated on October 09, 2008 by Mayham88

    Ok lets face it the coolest thing this year is of course the 365. Now that they have it fixed and we can all enjoy I do have to say that its going to be pretty cool. Now of course this game is not pe...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Best NBA live to date and most improved basketball videogame.

    Rated on October 09, 2008 by lozvil

    I've been a fan of NBA live from SNES to the original PlayStation, but since the PS2 came the 2K series put them (Live series) totally down. Even in the next gen consoles, the NBA 2K series really sti...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    NBA LIVE SUCKS.

    Rated on October 10, 2008 by daveflava

    NBA LIVE SUCKS. ,I found out u have to PAY 19.99 for the live rosters and DNA.EA is a rip off. How u gonna promote the game without telling people there's a FEE.So we paying 82.00 for THIS!! NOT ME. I...

    0 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    fuk all the haters nba live the best

    Rated on October 11, 2008 by fatsamandmj

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    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    it's da besd

    Rated on October 12, 2008 by buqra

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    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Live is back

    Rated on October 14, 2008 by HSoto19

    Live is getting there.I rented 2K9 it's a good sim but the controls are hit or miss and there are no guides to help you figure them out.Now back to live gameplay is much smoother than any other live. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    The menu is crap and why couldn't they make it simpler, it writing aren't clear, it hurts me eyes everytime i look at it

    Rated on June 06, 2010 by horror469

    The menu is crap and why couldn't they make it simpler, it writing aren't clear, it hurts me eyes everytime i look at it. Unbelievable,i love nba but the way EA sports is making sport games these day...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.