Originally Posted by JSub
You are expecting too much, my friend. It may be impossible to ever duplicate the real game on a console. 2K > Live in realism. 2K has many of the basketball mechanics down, while Live is still stuck the NBA JAM brand of video game. At least 2K is taking the right steps towards stimulating real NBA, by motion capping the shooting motions of 200+ players and all that good stuff.
Thats great if you play a whole game. But in 2 min quarters, its sooooo boring. You get scores similar to what you would get in real life, but thats not fun.
EA has always produced arcade style games. Fifa, Madden, NHL, you can run up the score with all of them. But its fun for short games.