The Line Drive for May 31

Posted May 31st, 2015 at 12:15 pm


The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings.

Check out this week’s articles written for Sporting News:
     •The best NBA team ever? 1995-96 Bulls vs 1985-86 Celtics in NBA 2K15 sim
     •Release date set for NBA 2K16: pre-order and get it even earlier
     •For first time in series history, women will be featured in FIFA 16
MLB 15: The Show is still available for under $52 with the PS4 version.
Owen Good at Polygon explains how EA doesn’t need FIFA for its soccer franchise.
Three of the new classic teams being introduced in NBA 2K16 have been revealed.
New screenshots from Connected Franchise added to FB album for Madden NFL 16.
New screenshots featuring the women have been added to the FB album for FIFA 16.
New screenshots have been added to the FB album for Rory McIlroy PGA Tour.
The latest golfer announced for the Rory McIlroy PGA Tour roster is Jonas Blixt.
The new version of the OSFM 2015 rosters for MLB 15: The Show has gone out.
EA Sports announced Premier League Team of the Season for FIFA 15 Ultimate Team.
EA Sports stopped answering questions about NHL 16 after only three days.
Details on the latest roster update to go out for NBA Live 15.
A fifth patch with game updates has gone out for Out of the Park Baseball 16.
Tampa Bay Lightning been using a Blades of Steel 3D projection onto their home ice.
Sony has announced what will be the free PS Plus games for PS4 and PS3 in June.
Blu-ray releases this week headlined by Jupiter Ascending and Focus.