NBA Live 08 on the Play Station 2 console has average game play but a strong Dynasty Mode. New features include Hot Spots which work well but can look distracting while playing.
The FIBA world championships are Okay but only have eight international teams and only three rounds of competition.
The rosters and ratings on NBA Live 08 are not up to date even at the start of last season, many players are over rated (eg rookies rated 87) and many under rated players.
NBA Live is an average game but is Okay for a current gen console.