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NBA Live 08

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Also on:PS2, Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
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NBA Live 08
OFFENSE CONTROLS:
Directional Button
Quick Play (Any Direction)
Analog Stick
Move Player
X Button
Pass
Square Button
Freestyle Dribble (Tap) Pro-Hop (Hold Square Button and Aim Analog Stick Toward Basket). Tip-Slam (Hold When Near Basket)
Circle Button
Shoot (Press and Hold to Jump, Then Release to Shoot). Fake (Tap). Dunk. Lay-Up. Follow-In (Double-Tap to Adjust Your Shot). Tip-In (Hold When Near Basket).
Triangle Button
Back Down Defender/Protect Ball (Hold). Mid-Air Rebounds (Hold When Near Basket).
R Button
Turbo (Hold)
Start Button
Pause Menu
Select Button
Call Timeout
Direct Pass
Alley Oop Pass
Slam Dunk
Press and hold Triangle Button, then aim Analog Stick toward basket, then press Circle Button when close to basket.
Fade Away Jump Shot
Press and hold Triangle Button, then aim Analog Stick away from basket, then press Circle Button.
Free Throws
Aim by pressing X Button or Square Button or Circle Button, then press same button again to determine distance.
CALL-FOR-PASS INBOUNDING:
Directional Button
Strategic Player Switches: Left = Best 3-Point Shooter. Up = Closest Man to Basket. Right = Best Free-Throw Shooter. Down = Best Ball-Handler.
Analog Stick
Move Pass Receiver
X Button
Call for Pass
DEFENSE CONTROLS:
Directional Button
Quick Play (Any Direction)
Analog Stick
Move Player
X Button
Switch Players. Last Man Back (Hold)
Square Button
Steal Ball
Circle Button
Take Charge (Tap When in Position). Defensive Stance or Box Out (Hold)
Triangle Button
Jump to Block. Rebound.
R Button
Turbo (hold)
Select Button
Intentional Foul
Direct Swap
NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND CONTROLS:
Pick Up Ball
Jump. Shoot.
Press Button Once to Jump, Release to Shoot
SLAM DUNK CONTEST CONTROLS:
Directional Button
Ball Toss
Analog Stick
Move Player. Rotate Players On 180 Gathers.
X Button
2-Foot 180 Gather
Square Button
1-Foot Gather
Circle Button
2-Foot Gather
Triangle Button
1-Foot 180 Gather
L Button
Toss Modifier. Dunk Modifier.
R Button
Toss Modifier. Dunk Modifier.
Toss Off Left Jumbotron
Toss Off Right Jumbotron
Toss Off Crane Camera
MINI-GAME CONTROLS:
Directional Button
Complete Combos
Analog Stick
Move Player
Circle Button
Shoot
L Button
Change Music Track
R Button
Turbo (hold). Time Shift.