Simming a Series Between the 95-96 Bulls vs 85-86 Celtics in NBA 2K15
When discussion arises regarding the greatest teams in the history of the NBA, the two that generally get the most support are the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls and the 1985-86 Boston Celtics.
So, what if these teams were able to face-off in a seven game series? It's possible only by using NBA 2K15. With that in mind a series simulation was arranged and played out to maybe a surprising, but undoubtedlyÂ definitive result.
Check out the complete simulation which went up on Sporting News today. ...
Pre-Ordering NBA 2K16 Gets You The Game Four Days Early
2K Sports announced today that NBA 2K16 will release on Tuesday, September 29. However those that pre-order the game will get it on Friday, September 25.
Interestingly with the release date moved up into September that appears to represent a change in the latest licensing contract with the league which begins this year with 2K and EA Sports. Traditionally the NBA has restricted games from going out prior to the first Tuesday in October.
In addition to getting the game earlier the pre-o...
Press Row Hangout Short: Spike Lee Involved With NBA 2K16 MyCareer Mode
With the news yesterday regarding Spike Lee's role with NBA 2K16 being related to the MyCareer, Rich Grisham and I got together to discuss reactions and potential ramifications. How could 2K16 benefit from Lee's influenceÂ andÂ what might that mean for the mode?
Spike Lee Playing Big Role in Shaping NBA 2K16 MyCareer; Tagline is “Be The Story”
In March the New York Post mentioned that Spike Lee was in San Francisco working on an NBA video game-related project, which obviously meant it wasÂ NBA 2K16, and now Polygon is reporting more on his involvement.
The official tagline for 2K16 is "Be the Story" and "A Spike Lee Joint" apparently will appearÂ on the cover. The latter is at least preferable to whoever put together the soundtrack being promoted there.Â Lee is working with 2K on MyCareer Mode which seems like a natural fit to ...
NBA 2K15 Free to Play This Weekend on Xbox One
Beginning Friday afternoon (3ET/12PT) and running through Sunday (ending at 3AM ET/12AM PT Monday morning) NBA 2K15 will be playable for free on Xbox One. This will require downloading the full game which is 47GB. Similar to how things work with EA Access, the copy of NBA 2K15 will expire, but saves will be tied to the console for those who choose to buy the game later and continue with them.
Microsoft is also advertising a "deal" on the NBA 2K15 Bundle for the weekend which includes 15,0...
NBA 2K15 First Round Playoff Sim
Though there are a number of compelling series in the first round of the NBA Playoffs not many observers are anticipating upsets to take place. To get an idea for what is to come from another angle I turned to NBA 2K15 to simulate the entirety of the first round. An extensive amount of time was spent having the CPU play the CPU for every game in each series while utilizing the latest updated rosters.
Based on the sim only one series will go seven games and that's the 4v5 in the Eastern Co...