NLSC Podcast - Episode #226 (October 15th, 2017)

Talk about the NLSC Podcast, Wiki and other site related issues and content here. Site and community announcements are also posted in this section.

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #143 (January 30th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Mon Feb 01, 2016 9:37 pm

Good point. I'm still puzzled as to how he got so many votes. He's having a solid season on a moderately successful Mavericks team, but his numbers aren't like Cousins'.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #143 (January 30th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:16 pm

It was just a hashtag trend that people thought it would be cool to get on board with, The Starters on nbatv kind of started it by laughing at the early Zaza votes when little did we know that his entire country were being asked to vote Zaza so it kind of became a thing lol
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #143 (January 30th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Tue Feb 02, 2016 8:32 am

A dangerous game, indeed. Still, it's possible that if the ballot did go back to two guards, two forwards, and a centre, he wouldn't have gotten as many votes. With the current system, you can obviously cast the joke vote for him, and still vote for DeMarcus Cousins at the same time.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #143 (January 30th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Tue Feb 02, 2016 5:21 pm

Yeah I think he was a vote nobody every really thought Zaza would get in with the other top vote getters ahead of him.

I'd like to see the league go back to having the center back on the allstar ballots, the center roll may be changing but the position still exists on nba rosters and should be rewarded.

Plenty of good centers around the league
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #143 (January 30th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:06 am

Unfortunately we weren't able to record last night, so it's going to be another weekend release this week (most likely Friday night/Saturday morning, depending on where you are in the world).
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #144 (February 6th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Sat Feb 06, 2016 11:11 am

I've changed the threshold when truncating the silence in this week's episode, to leave a few of the natural pauses in there. Let me know how it sounds, and if there's any issues with the volume/audio quality. I believe we're good in that regard once again this week, but I'd like to keep improving it if I can.

Episode #144 (February 6th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

We're a little late again this week, but our streak is alive as Episode #144 of the NLSC Podcast is out now! This week, Arcane and I discuss recent news and events in basketball gaming, bring back a couple of segments, and talk about a few NBA topics.

On this week's show...

  • The NBA Live 16 rosters have been updated, but do not include this year's All-Star teams, jerseys, or court. We also touch on the continued lack of updates to BIG Moments and NBA Rewind.
  • Following our speculation last week, the NBA 2K16 Road To The Finals Pro-Am tournament has tipped off with pre-season play. Unfortunately for PC gamers, it appears to be console only.
  • Take Two is being sued over the unauthorised use of certain players' tattoos in NBA 2K16. Fair or foul?
  • Returning in this week's NLSC Podcast, Our Week in Basketball Gaming! This week, it's all about Ultimate Team, MyCAREER, and a rant about sore losers online.
  • What are some of the biggest mistakes we've made in franchise modes over the years?
  • Do we have any plans to get into some NBA 2K16 modding?
  • Jeff Hornacek has been fired by the Phoenix Suns, and replaced by Earl Watson. Not altogether surprising.
  • With the trade deadline looming, we look at some rumours making the rounds, and consider who might be changing teams. Will any big names be wearing new jerseys after the deadline?
  • We give our thoughts on the suggestion that Kobe Bryant will shut it down after All-Star Weekend.
  • The participants for the Slam Dunk Contest and Three-Point Shootout have been announced, so we throw out some early predictions.
  • Could Kevin Durant end up with the Golden State Warriors next season?
  • In this week's Bold Predictions...more of the same. The slump has to end sometime, right?
  • We wrap up Episode #144 of the NLSC Podcast with the return of Trivia Question, featuring a tidbit from beyond the arc.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #144 (February 6th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Mon Feb 08, 2016 8:09 pm

I was also stuck with having Brian Shaw's name stuck on my tounge, knew the was the Nuggets ex coach when you said Magic and Lakers...

Also just heard some interesting trivia while listening to "The Drop" podcast... lowest 3 point shootout score... 5 ... by Michael Jordan no less
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #144 (February 6th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Mon Feb 08, 2016 9:30 pm

Yep, that's what I was referencing when Ben was talking about Harden's potential score. I believe he and Detlef Schrempf are tied for that dubious distinction.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 11th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Thu Feb 11, 2016 11:20 pm

Episode #145 (February 11th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

We're back to our usual timeslot this week, with Episode #145 of the NLSC Podcast! This week, Arcane and I are talking Wishlists, our recent experiences with NBA Live 16 and NBA 2K16, the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend, and more.

On this week's show...

  • Our official Wishlist threads for NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17 are now open, so start posting your constructive feedback!
  • We reflect on All-Star Weekend in NBA Live, and fantasise about its return.
  • A list of players missing from NBA 2K16's historical teams has been posted over on Reddit, leading us to wonder about the future of retro teams.
  • What have we been doing in NBA Live 16 and NBA 2K16 this past week? We recap our latest adventures on the virtual hardwood.
  • How did we originally find the NLSC and get involved with it? We answer a mailbag question about our history with the site.
  • Who are some our favourite fringe NBA players? Have we ended up acquiring any of them in our franchise games?
  • Derek Fisher is the latest head coach to get the axe. The circus continues in New York.
  • ESPN has named Michael Jordan the greatest NBA player of all-time in a recent feature. We don't disagree.
  • The NBA is considering changing the Hack-a-Whoever rules. We're not heartbroken.
  • Blake Griffin has been suspended for his altercation with an assistant equipment manager. Meanwhile, Markieff Morris is still trying to force his way out of Phoenix.
  • The 2016 All-Star Weekend is almost upon us. We run down our official predictions.
  • After double-checking the date for our next show, we also give our Bold Predictions for this week.
  • We wrap up Episode #145 of the NLSC Podcast with another trivia game, and an interesting note regarding LeBron James and Kobe Bryant.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby Kevin on Fri Feb 12, 2016 12:57 am

listening to 144 then 145 later. (Y)
User avatar
Kevin
Fuck the Celtics
 
Posts: 7856
Joined: Sat Nov 16, 2013 9:47 pm
Location: Montreal

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Feb 12, 2016 7:55 am

That's what we like to hear. :)
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby TGsoGood on Fri Feb 12, 2016 9:14 am

:applaud: Ben, I also think Lebron rated as #3 all-time by ESPN is biased. Not that it matters. It is their rankings.

Andrew the 2002 Kings were cheated out of a Finals appearance. Did you see those western conference finals games vs the Lakers? The Clipper haven't proved they can make it to the Western conference Finals.
Consider donating: http://cash.me/$TheJohnsonFamily or http://paypal.me/4TheGoods
Follow me on twitter @TGsoGood
Check me out on youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPydhZ ... PeRSmEVynQ
User avatar
TGsoGood
Contributor
Contributor
 
Posts: 2992
Joined: Thu Jul 28, 2011 4:03 am
Location: Nashville, TN

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Feb 12, 2016 9:49 am

Absolutely, that was a controversial series. Of course, it's rarely mentioned that the Kings got the benefit of some dubious calls themselves in Game 5, or that they missed a bunch of free throws in Game 7 that certainly made a difference. If they'd won the series instead, it'd probably get mentioned a little more often. But definitely controversy in that series, and yes, the Clippers haven't made the Conference Finals yet.

Still, we're talking about two teams that peaked at an inopportune time. Like I said, I'd also compare them to the Blazers of the early 90s, and that's a team that made the Finals twice in the span of three years. While the results are different, it's a similar situation with all three: a team with a lot of potential peaking when it's someone else's time to be on top.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Sun Feb 14, 2016 7:43 pm

I'd say the list of players I'd always try to get in my Dynasty would have to start with James Posey, loved him with Denver!

Bobby Sura
Michael Sweetney
Frank Williams
Chris Crawford
Trevor Ariza
Priste Launadale

Iam sure there are many more I forgot about along the way!
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Sun Feb 14, 2016 10:11 pm

When it comes to Sura, I always remember this:

phpBB [video]
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Mon Feb 15, 2016 4:06 am

Yeah he had a solid career for a role player, I remember starting my Hawks Dynasty back in 04 when he went to the Hawks (They already had Crawford) and I remember watching the real life Hawks where Sura who was now at the end of his career and the guy is racking up triple doubles.
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #145 (February 12th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Mon Feb 15, 2016 8:41 am

There was that stretch with the Hawks where he had the three straight triple-doubles, only to have the third one taken away because he missed a layup on purpose to get his tenth rebound. And of course, I have to mention this:

phpBB [video]
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #146 (February 18th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:40 pm

Episode #146 (February 18th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Tune in to Episode #146 of the NLSC Podcast! This week, Arcane and I discuss some NBA Live 17 news, react to the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend, speculate on this year's trade deadline, and more.

On this week's show...

  • NBA Live 16 received a new patch last week, including the All-Star court and jerseys, and new Ultimate Team challenges. BIG Moments have also finally been updated!
  • A few more people seem to be playing LIVE Pro-Am, which is promising.
  • NBA Live is returning to the mobile platform with a free game. Since the list of platforms is expanding, can we get a PC version, please?
  • NBA Live 17 will reportedly add venues for the Goodman League, Drew League, and Dyckman Basketball Tournament. Sounds good to us.
  • What do we think NBA Live 17 needs to do to grab attention and generate interest among basketball gamers?
  • Our Week in Basketball Gaming includes more Ultimate Team stories, and some MyCAREER advice.
  • The 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend is in the books. We loved the Slam Dunk Contest; the All-Star Game, not so much.
  • We list our top three favourite All-Star Weekends of all-time. Yes, there are some old school picks in there.
  • Chris Bosh is reportedly facing another health scare, though the Miami Heat are insisting otherwise.
  • Who's changing address at the trade deadline? We run down some of the rumours making the rounds.
  • We wrap up Episode #146 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions. One of us really, really needs to turn things around.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #146 (February 18th, 2016)

Postby TGsoGood on Fri Feb 19, 2016 10:04 am

Great podcast this week.
I would really love for NBA Live to have a PC release, especially if moddable.

I loved the tips. I also think we should share more gameplay tips and hints here at NLSC. We have so many ways to keep games fresh with the mods and trainers, but we should discuss all the in game tools/ mechanisms.

I agree with you guys, the All-star game was not really fun to watch. It was like watching a shootaround before a scrimmage practice. With the salary cap going up and players being worth more, I see more crappy all star games ahead. There is no incentive to really play competitively. The players do get bonuses for playing in the game. The winning team gets a larger cut, but compared to today's salaries that bonus is apparently not enough to make a competitive game.
I also loved the all star game with Iverson and Marbury bringing the East back.
Consider donating: http://cash.me/$TheJohnsonFamily or http://paypal.me/4TheGoods
Follow me on twitter @TGsoGood
Check me out on youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPydhZ ... PeRSmEVynQ
User avatar
TGsoGood
Contributor
Contributor
 
Posts: 2992
Joined: Thu Jul 28, 2011 4:03 am
Location: Nashville, TN

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #146 (February 18th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Sun Feb 21, 2016 4:05 pm

Thanks TG! We felt like it turned out pretty well after we finished recording it, so I'm glad it sounded that way to you, too. The tips and general conversation about the games are definitely something we'd like to see more of in the community.

I have to admit, I felt validated and less like a cranky old man of 31 when Jeff Van Gundy referred to the different attitude in the All-Star game, during today's Warriors/Clippers game. I've seen suggestions that anyone who thinks that way is simply looking back on the old games with rose coloured glasses, but if you go back and watch them now, the effort is obviously there. Perhaps offering a bigger prize would offer more incentive, but it could just be that times are changing as far as the culture of the All-Star game is concerned. A shame for those of us who prefer the older attitude towards it, and remember what the game used to be like.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #146 (February 18th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Mon Feb 22, 2016 8:11 pm

"Cranky old man" - welcome to the club Andrew and yes this is why I said I wasn't a fan of the allstar game anymore due to the lack of D and they didn't disappoint with scoring nearly 200 points in regulation.

On to the games - if your looking for a "Traded to all 30 teams" trophy then it surly should be called the "Luke Ridnoir Award"

To try and spice up myleague? How about turning up the injury and trade sliders.
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Thu Feb 25, 2016 11:12 pm

Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

It's time for this week's episode of the NLSC Podcast! In Episode #147, Arcane and I discuss another NBA Live 17 tidbit, reflect on our past week in basketball gaming, react to the 2016 NBA trade deadline, and more.

On this week's show...

  • Basketball skill development coach and former Harlem Globetrotter Derick Grant revealed that he has been participating in some motion capture sessions for NBA Live 17.
  • Unfortunately we can't play it ourselves, but NBA Live Mobile has been receiving some positive reactions from gamers.
  • We discuss an unfortunate bug in the NBA Live 16 rosters that is affecting this year's rookie crop.
  • The NBA Live 14 and NBA Live 15 servers are still up and running. As you'd expect though, there's not a lot of activity.
  • Mike Wang's comments on Stephen Curry causing problems in the development of NBA 2K leads to some thoughts on realism in basketball video games.
  • More MyCAREER and Ultimate Team tales as we discuss our week in basketball gaming.
  • We talk about the reasons people go back and patch older games like NBA Live 08, and our enthusiasm for getting involved every once in a while.
  • The trade deadline did not exactly live up to our expectations...or for that matter, our predictions. We recap all the recent player movement.
  • Shockingly, the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Golden State Warriors a 32 point loss. They're still on track to challenge 72-10, though.
  • It's not looking promising for Chris Bosh, as he's on the verge of being shut down for the second straight season due to health problems.
  • Sean Marks has become the first Kiwi to get an NBA GM gig. As Aussies, we ponder how we can piggyback on the achievement.
  • We wrap up Episode #147 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:03 pm

Good show guys!

Andrew with the "Bold predictions" Jordan references you sounded like that Michael Jordan advert
"I've taken 186 game winning shots.... and missed..." (y)
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:43 pm

Definitely what I was going for. ;) Glad you enjoyed the show!
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Kevin on Fri Feb 26, 2016 9:31 pm

I want you to predict that the Lakers won't win the championship in the next episode. Please. Make. It. Happen.
User avatar
Kevin
Fuck the Celtics
 
Posts: 7856
Joined: Sat Nov 16, 2013 9:47 pm
Location: Montreal

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Feb 26, 2016 10:07 pm

Even with all my power, that's impossible. You'll need to make another wish.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:27 am

The knicks won't hire Thibs to coach??
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Sat Feb 27, 2016 8:23 am

Maybe more doable.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:04 am

I wish mate! I wish...
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Wed Mar 02, 2016 9:13 am

I've put out a last call for any and all topic submissions for Episode #148. However, I also wanted to give everyone a heads up about our YouTube channel, as I've started posting some excerpts and a couple of full episodes there: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=P ... fmdKhze4O0

We're looking to do more with our YouTube channel - not just re-posting Podcast clips! - so check it out, show us some love (or Likes, as the case may be), and subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/user/NBALiveSeriesCenter
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Wed Mar 02, 2016 10:15 pm

Me loves watching some podcasts lol, its good to see more stuff from the NLSC on YouTube as that's where most of the action is, that and Twitch
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #147 (February 25th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Wed Mar 02, 2016 10:25 pm

I might see if I can add some more interesting visuals when I do future snippets. :lol: I do want to keep doing more video content though, proper video content that is.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #148 (March 4th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 04, 2016 12:46 am

Episode #148 (March 4th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Episode #148 of the NLSC Podcast is out now! In our first show for March 2016, Arcane and I discuss an important fix in last week's roster update for NBA Live 16, cheaters in the NBA 2K16 Road To The Finals tournament, Stephen Curry's big week, and more.

On this week's show...

  • We tip things off with a reminder about our Wishlist threads for NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17.
  • We're pleased to say that the issue with dunk packages that we discussed last week has been resolved in the latest roster update for NBA Live 16.
  • A lot of NBA 2K streamers have been showing NBA Live 16 some love, and the response from their viewers has been quite favourable as well.
  • The Week 3 winners of the NBA 2K16 Road To The Finals tournament on Xbox One have been disqualified for game fixing. We don't feel sorry for them.
  • Once again, we touch on the on-going discussion of how Stephen Curry can be accurately represented in basketball video games.
  • A recent incident leads to another reminder about rudeness and constructive criticism in the modding community.
  • What have we been doing on the virtual hardwood as of late? Find out in the latest edition of Our Week in Basketball Gaming!
  • Stephen Curry had a huge week and proved a couple of NBA Legends wrong, but is everyone really a hater?
  • "Buyout season" has a few players changing teams ahead of the Playoffs push.
  • We recap the Miami Heat's impressive performance against the Chicago Bulls, in which Hassan Whiteside continued his strong play off the bench.
  • Who are our favourite active NBA players?
  • Episode #148 of the NLSC Podcast wraps up with this week's Bold Predictions.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #149 (March 11th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 11, 2016 12:02 am

Episode #149 (March 11th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Looking for your weekly fix of basketball video game discussion? Tune in to Episode #149 of the NLSC Podcast, in which Arcane and I discuss the latest news and updates for NBA Live and NBA 2K, what we've been up to in basketball gaming, the past week in NBA action, and more, including your mailbag submissions!

On this week's show...

  • Over 100+ new items have been added to Ultimate Team in NBA Live 16. Unfortunately, the issue with standing dunks remains unresolved.
  • A new playbook and gameplan update has been pushed through for NBA 2K16. Are we expecting any more major updates for either game?
  • Does NBA Live need to focus less on NBA 2K, and concentrate on being itself?
  • We reminisce about the days when there were more than two basketball games on the market, and discuss the kind of releases we'd like to see.
  • In Our Week in Basketball Gaming: Dusting off old favourites, and getting them to work in 64-bit Windows.
  • If the opportunity presented itself, would we join the NBA Live Development Team?
  • Moving on to this week's NBA discussion, we chat about Stephen Curry and the Warriors, Russell Westbrook's big triple double, dysfunction in Cleveland, a new home for Dwight Howard, and a couple of surprising teams.
  • What do we think of Ben Simmons' potential $100 million shoe deal? What will he mean for Australian basketball?
  • We wrap up Episode #149 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions. Is Andrew on the board yet? (Come on, what do you think?!?)

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #149 (March 11th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:07 pm

Great episode guys!
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #149 (March 11th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:49 pm

Thanks! :)
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #149 (March 11th, 2016)

Postby Kevin on Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:06 am

tuning in now
User avatar
Kevin
Fuck the Celtics
 
Posts: 7856
Joined: Sat Nov 16, 2013 9:47 pm
Location: Montreal

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 18, 2016 1:00 am

Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Episode #150 of the NLSC Podcast is out now! Arcane and I look to the future as we discuss a couple of recent Wishlist suggestions for NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17, reflect on our past week of basketball gaming, and react to some recent news and rumours.

On this week's show...

  • Tipping things off with some Wishlist talk, we ask ourselves: aside from improved gameplay, what's the one enhancement that would keep us playing NBA Live 17?
  • We also discuss a couple of recent suggestions for NBA 2K17, regarding potential ratings and Badges.
  • Are we bothered by the NBA Live Development Team reaching out to NBA 2K gamers?
  • Rocket League is set to receive a basketball mode called Hoops, which we're both looking forward to.
  • Our Week in Basketball Gaming has included some time with Ultimate Team, Pro-Am, MyCAREER, and a few retro titles.
  • NBA referee Joey Crawford has retired effectively immediately, due to his knee injuries.
  • Speaking of knee injuries, Jahlil Okafor is set to miss the rest of his rookie season after tearing his meniscus.
  • Could Phil Jackson return to the sidelines, only coaching the New York Knicks during home games? It seems Carmelo Anthony isn't a fan of the idea.
  • Ben Simmons has been dethroned in the mock draft over at Draft Express. He's also been hit with a couple of unflattering comparisons.
  • We wrap up Episode #150 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions, in which Arcane is back at .500, and Andrew is still seeking his first point. Of course...

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Postby Kevin on Fri Mar 18, 2016 1:09 am

just in time for my weekly drive going home. :D
User avatar
Kevin
Fuck the Celtics
 
Posts: 7856
Joined: Sat Nov 16, 2013 9:47 pm
Location: Montreal

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 18, 2016 1:12 am

Good timing indeed!
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Postby mp3 on Fri Mar 18, 2016 7:03 pm

Good episode guys as always.

I think this is why I don't play my career anymore, I've had many attempts but as a Guard the "stealing assists" is annoying when you pass to the man under the basket and he kicks it out for 3.

The Phil Jackson coaching the Lakers rumour was true back then he had being rumoured to of asked that he only coached home games due to not being able to fly which the Lakers were not on board with but I think if he wants to do that in NY he's more than welcome too.
User avatar
mp3
 
Posts: 4540
Joined: Mon Feb 24, 2003 12:45 am

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #150 (March 18th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Mar 18, 2016 7:15 pm

Thanks man. (Y)

There were games in my NBA 2K13 MyCAREER where I should've broken the assists record, if not for those ill-advised kick outs.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #151 (March 24th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Thu Mar 24, 2016 11:56 pm

Episode #151 (March 24th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Here is Episode #151 of the NLSC Podcast, right on schedule! In this week's show, Arcane and I discuss some new content in Ultimate Team, reflect on the NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17 Wishlists so far, talk about some controversy with NBA 2K on Twitter, and look back on the past week in the NBA.

On this week's show...

  • As the 2016 season winds down, new Playoff Push content has been added to Ultimate Team in NBA Live 16.
  • NBA 2K reached a million followers on Twitter and celebrated with a Locker Code. Unfortunately, the random giveaways left something to be desired.
  • How have the Wishlists for NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17 been shaping up so far?
  • Pro-Am has been well-received by some NBA Live 16 gamers. What would we like to see done with the mode in NBA Live 17?
  • In the latest edition of Our Week in Basketball Gaming, Andrew talks a little about his recent NBA Live modding projects.
  • The San Antonio Spurs handed the Golden State Warriors their seventh loss last week, but the defending champions are otherwise still going strong.
  • Speaking of the Spurs, they now hold an impressive distinction over the rest of the NBA.
  • LeBron James has unfollowed the Cleveland Cavaliers on social media. Is everyone reading too much into it, or is it indeed newsworthy? Would we see the same thing from previous generations?
  • In sad news, NBA on TNT's Craig Sager has announced his cancer is no longer in remission.
  • We talk about the 2016 Playoff race, and pick the teams we think will beat out their closest competitors for the eighth seed in both Conferences.
  • In this week's Bold Predictions...Andrew is finally on the board! Will this be the beginning of a new streak?
  • We wrap up Episode #151 of the NLSC Podcast with a trivia note comparing LeBron James and Andre Miller.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #152 (April 1st, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Apr 01, 2016 10:06 am

Episode #152 (April 1st, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew, Arcane & Kenny

It's April 1st, but no fooling: we have a new episode of the NLSC Podcast out today! Episode #152 sees us return to a three man booth for the first time in a long while, as Kenny joins Arcane and I to discuss NBA Live, NBA 2K, and recent events in the real NBA.

On this week's show...

  • We open the show with another reminder about our NBA Live 17 and NBA 2K17 Wishlists. Get your feedback in ASAP!
  • Since it's Kenny's first time on the NLSC Podcast, he provides some thoughts on what he'd like to see get better in NBA 2K, what he's been enjoying in NBA 2K16, and what would draw him back to NBA Live.
  • When should NBA Live 17 be released? Should it be before, after, or at the same time as NBA 2K17?
  • Recently, there's been talk of cross-platform play between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. We discuss what that would mean for basketball gaming, should it ever come to fruition.
  • Rocket League's basketball-themed add-on Hoops is set to arrive some time in April, free of charge.
  • In Our Week in Basketball Gaming: modding, MyCAREER, MyTEAM, and 2K Pro-Am.
  • Turning our attention to real basketball, we chat about the Golden State Warriors closing in on the Chicago Bulls' record, the drama with D'Angelo Russell, and the retirement of one of Australia's best players.
  • We wrap up Episode #152 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions, as Andrew seeks a second point, Arcane seeks to stay above .500, and Kenny seeks to get on the board out of the gate.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #152 (April 1st, 2016)

Postby TGsoGood on Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:40 am

interesting thread

viewtopic.php?f=72&t=101048
Consider donating: http://cash.me/$TheJohnsonFamily or http://paypal.me/4TheGoods
Follow me on twitter @TGsoGood
Check me out on youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPydhZ ... PeRSmEVynQ
User avatar
TGsoGood
Contributor
Contributor
 
Posts: 2992
Joined: Thu Jul 28, 2011 4:03 am
Location: Nashville, TN

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #152 (April 1st, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:47 am

We'll probably give that a mention in this week's show.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #153 (April 8th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Apr 08, 2016 1:40 am

Episode #153 (April 8th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Episode #153 of the NLSC Podcast is out now! Arcane and I are your hosts this week, as Kenny was unavailable to join us, but hopefully we’ll have him back on the show soon. In the meantime, we have a variety of topics to talk about this week, including what we’ve been playing, recent content updates for NBA Live 16 and NBA 2K17, and the latest news and results as the 2016 NBA season winds down.

On this week's show...

  • A new roster came through for NBA Live 16 last week. We recap some of the recent ratings changes, including the top five players in the game as of the latest roster.
  • After a breakdown of some forthcoming Throwback Thursday content in NBA 2K16’s MyTEAM, we give some more thoughts on the mode, and compare it to NBA Live 16’s Ultimate Team.
  • Do we expect face scanning to be available in NBA Live 17?
  • Following on from this week’s Monday Tip-Off column, we discuss whether or not basketball video games should have downloadable content, outside of the regular roster/art updates.
  • If you’re looking for a new basketball game to try out, Dr B has released a beta version of his Slam Dunk Contest game exclusively at the NLSC.
  • In Our Week in Basketball Gaming: More retro gaming, and a few games of MyCAREER.
  • Moving on to this week’s NBA discussion, Sam Hinkie appears to have grown weary of the Process, as he’s stepping down from the Philadelphia 76ers’ front office.
  • Jerry Sloan has announced that he has Parkinson’s Disease. We wish him good health, and all the best.
  • As the 2016 NBA season draws to a close, so too does Kobe Bryant’s career. We offer up some further thoughts on the Black Mamba’s farewell tour, as his final game looms.
  • Shaquille O’Neal, Allen Iverson, and Yao Ming are heading to Springfield, but at least one former player doesn’t believe Yao is a deserving Hall of Famer.
  • Tim Duncan is now the third player to amass 1000 career wins in the regular season.
  • The Golden State Warriors need four straight wins to top 72-10. As comparisons continue, a recent article about Michael Jordan has one of us a tad riled up.
  • Episode #153 of the NLSC Podcast ends with this week’s Bold Predictions, featuring predictions that are lofty enough to truly justify the reverb effect.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #154 (April 15th, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Apr 15, 2016 12:56 am

Episode #154 (April 15th, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew & Arcane

Welcome to Episode #154 of the NLSC Podcast! Arcane and I certainly have a bit to talk about this week with the end of the 2016 regular season, the Playoffs looming, and both Kobe Bryant and the Golden State Warriors making history. Also, some very early news about the NBA 2K17 cover and pre-order bonuses.

On this week's show...

  • 2K have announced that Kobe Bryant will appear on the cover of a special Legend Edition of NBA 2K17. Have they also hinted at another possible cover player for this year?
  • We discuss a reel of NBA Live 16 player faces that a graphic designer posted on YouTube.
  • In Our Week in Basketball Gaming: Arcane's MyPLAYER gets onto 2K TV in MyCAREER, while Andrew wonders what to play next.
  • Kobe Bryant has gone out in style, scoring 60 points in his final game. We reflect a little on the Black Mamba's legendary career.
  • The Golden State Warriors become the first team to win 73 games, beating the Chicago Bulls' twenty year old record. We congratulate them, but grumble a little about some vocal (and hypocritical) fanboys.
  • With the 2016 regular season in the books, we look ahead to the Playoffs and make our first round predictions.
  • Speaking of which, we end Episode #154 of the NLSC Podcast with this week's Bold Predictions. After getting our picks right last week, can we both get a streak going as we head into the postseason?

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #155 (April 22nd, 2016)

Postby Andrew on Fri Apr 22, 2016 2:27 am

Episode #155 (April 22nd, 2016)

Hosts: Andrew, Arcane, & Kenny

Episode #155 of the NLSC Podcast is out now! Join Arcane, Kenny, and I as we overcome a couple of annoying technical issues to discuss some issues facing PC basketball gaming, the quality of content updates for NBA Live, the first week of the 2016 NBA Playoffs, and more.

On this week's show...

  • We open Episode #155 with a look at some of the challenges that face PC basketball gaming. Of course, we'd still like to see NBA Live return to the PC, and a more modder-friendly NBA 2K.
  • For some reason, NBA 2K16 on Steam has been tagged as a "Psychological Horror" title. Go figure.
  • Is it currently too much of a grind to level up players in NBA Live and NBA 2K?
  • There hasn't been much in the way of gear, shoe, and accessory updates in LIVE Pro-Am. Do we expect the content updates to improve in NBA Live 17?
  • In Our Week in Basketball Gaming: Ultimate Team, MyTEAM, MyCAREER, and one annoying crash.
  • Week 1 of the 2016 NBA Playoffs is in the books, and we have to admit, we're not as excited for the postseason as we'd like to be.
  • Tom Thibodeau has joined the Minnesota Timberwolves as their new coach and president. Also, a fantastic old school photo of him has emerged.
  • The first NBA award winners for 2016 have been announced. No arguments so far.
  • We manage to mention the NBL, but only because it looks like Anthony Bennett is headed Down Under.
  • This week's Bold Predictions feature a very bold prediction indeed.
  • We wrap up Episode #155 with a chilling tale of deception. And by chilling, we actually mean kind of amusing.

Click here to listen to the show!

Have some thoughts on the latest episode? Sound off right here in the Forum! Also, if there's a topic you'd like us to discuss in the next episode of the NLSC Podcast, feel free to hit us up in this thread.

Never miss an episode by subscribing to the NLSC Podcast on iTunes! You can also find us on Stitcher.
NLSC Webmaster/Administrator
Image
Contact: Email | Twitter
Release Threads: NBA Live 08 | NBA Live 07 | NBA Live 06 | NBA Live 2005 | NBA Live 2004
Story Threads: NBA 2K13 | NBA Live 06 (Part 2) | NBA Live 06 (HOF) | NBA Live 2004 (HOF)
NLSC: Podcast | The Friday Five | Monday Tip-Off | Wayback Wednesday | 20th Anniversary of NBA Live | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube


Support The NLSC Hosting Fund: Patreon | GoFundMe

Image
Like my work? Want to help out with the NLSC Hosting Fund? Please consider leaving a tip!
User avatar
Andrew
No context necessary.
Administrator
 
Posts: 101477
Joined: Thu Aug 22, 2002 8:51 pm
Location: Australia

Re: NLSC Podcast - Episode #155 (April 22nd, 2016)

Postby Kevin on Fri Apr 22, 2016 9:53 am

Going to catch up on episodes 153 to 155
User avatar
Kevin
Fuck the Celtics
 
Posts: 7856
Joined: Sat Nov 16, 2013 9:47 pm
Location: Montreal

PreviousNext

Return to NLSC Hub

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests