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NBA 2k12 “Momentous” Trailer

2K Sports has followed up on the first trailer for NBA 2K12, which focused on legends and historic teams, by releasing a new trailer today that interchanges the legends and current NBA players. It’s all flash and little substance but that is what typically comes out of this type of trailer – and there are gameplay videos from Gamescom to check out to get a better feel for 2K12 for those seeking more.

Though only a little over a month remains until release 2K has been secretive regarding many of the improvements or additions they have in store for 2K12. A few of those may have been leaked through the achievement list however – with Online Association and contracts in My Player mode being the most significant.

Complete Rosters For 36 Historic Teams In NBA 2k12

Just yesterday the list of 15 ‘legends’ and their featured games for NBA’s Greatest mode in NBA 2K12 were revealed. Now 2K Sports has released the full rosters for the included historic teams – which are much more fleshed out than last year which when it was primarily just the starters with generic backups. Continue on for all 36 historic teams and their full rosters of players appearing in NBA 2K12 and as always leave any thoughts in the comments!

1964-65 Celtics: K.C. Jones, Sam Jones, John Havlicek, Tom Sanders, Bill Russell, Tom Heinsohn, Larry Siegfried, John Thompson, Mel Counts

1964-65 Lakers: Jerry West, Dick Barnett, Elgin Baylor, Rudy Larusso, Leroy Ellis, Jim King, Darrall Imhoff, Walt Hazzard, Don Nelson

1970-71 Bucks: Oscar Robertson, Jon McGlocklin, Bob Dandridge, Greg Smith, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Lew Alcindor), Bob Boozer, Lucius Allen, Dick Cunningham

1970-71 Lakers: Jerry West, Gail Goodrich, Keith Erickson, Elgin Baylor, Wilt Chamberlain, Jim McMillian, Willie McCarter, Rick Roberson

1970-71 Hawks: Walt Hazzard, Pete Maravich, Lou Hudson, Bill Bridges, Walt Bellamy, Jim Davis, Jerry Chambers, Len Chappell

1971-72 Lakers: Jerry West, Gail Goodrich, Jim McMillian, Leroy Ellis, Wilt Chamberlain, Flynn Robinson, Keith Erickson, Elgin Baylor

1971-72 Knicks: Walt Frazier, Dick Barnett, Bill Bradley, Dave DeBusschere, Jerry Lucas, Phil Jackson, Earl Monroe, Willis Reed, Luther Rackley

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The 15 Legends of NBA 2k12

Oscar Robertson is just one of 15 legends playable in "NBA 2K12."

John Stockton’s short shorts just got even shorter. That’s right, when 2K Sports artists were rendering the exact look of the legends in “NBA 2K12,” a few adjustments were made to make the game feel even more authentic. But 2K Sports didn’t stop with John’s virtual thread count as they not only went out and made uniform adjustments, they actually recreated matchups from the 1960s complete in black and white and factored in all of the actual rules changes depending on the year, not to mention all of the sweet signature animations and shot packages that they added to capture every move in Pistol Pete’s arsenal. Continue reading The 15 Legends of NBA 2k12