NHL 09 brings Be A Pro to the ice, which allows gamers to step on the ice as
themselves through a dynamic camera angle in two compelling modes. In the single
player offline Be A Pro Mode you will earn your own hockey card as you progress
from the AHL to the NHL. NHL 09 will also be the first true console sports
massively multiplayer online game allowing you to assemble a team online
featuring your created player and five friends in the new EA SPORTS Hockey

The Skill Stick system from the past two NHL games evolves yet again in NHL
09 to bring precision control to the defensive side of the puck. The all new
defensive skill stick gives you 360