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NHL 15 will patch in some — but not all — missing features after launch

EA Sports' NHL development team responded last night to fans' unhappiness that a wide array of features from NHL 14 have not carried over to NHL 15. Taken one way, the news shows developers always...

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Missing features leave NHL 15 shorthanded and hockey fans fuming

Sports video games often subtract, contract and consolidate some features from year to year, rankling a few diehards in the name of making the game easier to play and understand for more newcomers....

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A golden silence makes a great game better

After the officiating, television announcers are probably the most consistently despised participants in a major sporting event. Some guys are invulnerable. The Dodgers' Vin Scully is a good...

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NHL 14 simulation picks Boston Bruins as 2014 Stanley Cup champions

This spring, the Boston Bruins will win their second Stanley Cup in four years, according to EA Sports' simulation of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs in NHL 14. The Bruins, the best team in hockey...

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Get a blue PS3 bundled with NHL 14 for $249.99 in Canada

Canadians in need of a PlayStation 3 can pick up a new $249.99 "azurite blue" console and controller bundled with NHL 14, according to a post on the PlayStation Blog. The bundle's PS3 sports a 250...

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Virgin Gaming opens subscription-based paid eSports leagues

Competitive gaming outfit Virgin Gaming launched a subscription-based eSports service allowing players to enter into customizable leagues and compete for money, a new level atop its existing...

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NHL 14 predicts St. Louis Blues win 2014 Stanley Cup

In the latest iteration of developer EA Canada's annual simulation of the full hockey season, NHL 14 predicted the St. Louis Blues as the Stanley Cup champion for the 2013-14 NHL season, the studio...

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NHL 14 launch trailer brings slap shots and body checks

EA Sports' NHL 14 is out today alongside a celebratory launch trailer. The trailer shows all of the hockey moments that fans of the sport know and love: diving saves, brutal body checks and the...

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NHL 14 gets online seasons in Ultimate Team

The Ultimate Team mode that's so popular in EA Sports' NHL franchise is growing in NHL 14 with online seasons, publisher Electronic Arts announced this week. Developer EA Canada is taking the same...

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NHL 14 trailer teaches you the basics of the new fighting engine

The latest NHL 14 trailer offers up an explanation of the controls for the game's Enforcer Engine, the new fighting system implemented by developer EA Canada this year. It's a great way to get a...