Author Bio
Steve Noah

Home Town: Woodbridge, VA
Sports: Football, Basketball, Baseball
Games: MLB 08: The Show, NFL 2K5, NBA 2K8, College Hoops 2K8
Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Pistons, San Francisco Giants
OS Username: Steve_OS
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
07:57 AM - September 10, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Ripstone has release another patch for the PS4 version of Pure Pool, which fixes the online freeze issues gamers have been dealing with. The patch also fixed issues with the trophies.

Game: Pure PoolReader Score: 10/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4Votes: 1 - View All
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
10:34 PM - September 9, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

With NBA 2K15 being shown at the GameStop Expo this week, an early image of what the team select screen has leaked out. Hopefully we see some more later this week, including some gameplay videos from fans at the event.

Source - @CelticBoyHooks

Your thoughts?

Game: NBA 2K15Hype Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 52 - View All
09:49 AM - September 9, 2014. Posted by MoneyOvaHuds. Written by Steve Noah

EA Sports will completely remove Ray Rice from Madden NFL 15 in the next roster update, which is scheduled to arrive later this week.

UPDATE: The official Madden NFL 15 twitter account has just made it official. The roster update arrives on Friday.

Source - Mike Garafolo: FOX Sports 1 NFL insider

Game: Madden NFL 15Reader Score: 7/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 22 - View All
09:28 AM - September 9, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Turn 10 Studios has revealed the full car list for Forza Horizon 2, featuring 210 cars.

The Xbox One demo arrives on Tuesday, September 16th and the game releases for Xbox 360 and Xbox One on September 30th.

Game: Forza Horizon 2Hype Score: 9.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 3 - View All
Monday, September 8, 2014
03:20 PM - September 8, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

According to the official NBA Live 15 website, the game has been delayed. The original release date of October 7th has been updated with an October 28 release date.

We have reached out to EA for comment. We should hear something official soon and we will update the post.

Thanks for the heads up @omole21!!

EA Sports has posted another Open Letter, explaining the delay with a few gameplay videos and new gameplay blog.

Video #1

Video #2

Video #3

Game: NBA Live 15Hype Score: 5.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 25 - View All

NBA players continue to tweet their NBA 2K15 player ratings and in-game screenshots. We have posted them here.
  • Joel Embiid - 77
  • Kendall Marshall - 74
  • Ben McLemore - 74
  • Shane Larkin - 72
  • Rudy Gobert - 71

Game: NBA 2K15Hype Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 52 - View All
12:03 PM - September 8, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Check out the latest NBA 2K15 video, featuring Shaquille O'Neal and Ernie Johnson. Unfortunately, the video doesn't show exactly what they will be doing in the game.

The end of the video does show an exclusive for PlayStation users. They will receive a 10,000 Virtual Currency Bonus and PlayStation Plus subscribers will get an exclusive MyTEAM card pack.

It also shows something called The Stage, exclusive to PlayStation 4 users until November 7th. Hopefully we will hear exactly what The Stage is in the coming weeks.

The KD Bonus Pack is a pre-order bonus for all consoles. The PlayStation exclusives come with the game, no pre-order needed.

Game: NBA 2K15Hype Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox 360 / Xbox OneVotes: 52 - View All
09:13 AM - September 8, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Mercedes notes that after the Mercedes-AMG GT announcement tomorrow, it will be available first, exclusively in Driveclub.

Read the full press release below.

Worldwide cooperation by Mercedes-AMG and Sony Computer Entertainment to mark launch of new racing game: Mercedes-AMG GT launches exclusively in DRIVECLUB on PlayStation 4

Just four weeks after its world premiere on September 9, 2014, the sensational new Mercedes-AMG GT sports car will feature exclusively in DRIVECLUB, Sony Computer Entertainment next generation racing game only on PlayStation 4. DRIVECLUB will be available on October 7, 2014 and fans will be able to download the new AMG GT for free in the first week of launch. DRIVECLUB also features five other models from Mercedes-Benz's high-performance brand: the A 45 AMG, the CLA 45 AMG, the C 63 AMG Coupe Black Series, the SL 65 AMG and the SLS AMG Coupe Black Series. Mercedes-Benz is supporting the launch of the game with a range of activities. The highlight of these is the "Journey of Stars", a global online competition available in a variety of social networks. From September 9 to October 9 2014, gamers can take part at www.journeyofstars.com and test themselves against their friends around the world. Each winner will receive a PlayStation 4 with the brand-new DRIVECLUB game.

In a world first for Mercedes-Benz, the AMG GT will be launched short after its world premiere in DRIVECLUB. Working side-by-side with AMG engineers armed with technical specifications and data, Evolution Studios was able to recreate the AMG GT in DRIVECLUB with breathtaking accuracy. With access to the Mercedes-AMG GT on the test track, Evolution Studios was also able to directly record the sound, allowing the team to recreate the every aspect of the car with total authenticity. With six AMG models, from the sporty compact class to the super sports car, Mercedes-Benz is the premium manufacturer with the widest range of models in the game.

"The Mercedes-AMG GT is an outstanding sports car and we’re pleased to be able to offer it to gamers in DRIVECLUB before it rolls off the production line. It will be available as a free download within the first week of launch," says Paul Rustchynsky, Game Director at Evolution Studios. "We're delighted that Mercedes-Benz is so strongly represented in DRIVECLUB. This proves the brand's attraction and importance, because only the world's most exciting and prestigious sports cars are selected by the game developers," says Dr. Jens Thiemer, Head of Marketing Communication at Mercedes-Benz Cars.

Game: DriveClubHype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4Votes: 3 - View All
Sunday, September 7, 2014
10:00 PM - September 7, 2014. Posted by EASPORTSNHL. Written by Steve Noah
(This post has been promoted to the homepage. Written by NHL 15 Producer, Sean Ramjagsingh)

Thanks for being part of this journey as we head into the launch of NHL 15 on the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4, the start of a new generation of hockey videogames. We’re incredibly proud of the next-generation gameplay and presentation experience we’ve created for all our fans. From the Next-Generation Hockey Player and True Hockey Physics to the Unrivalled In-Arena Experience and a revolution in Broadcast Presentation, I’m extremely proud of what our team has delivered in one year on new technology. The focus on a new gameplay and presentation engine will not only deliver a great game now, but also give us the foundation to deliver next-generation hockey experiences to you for the years to come.

However, we’re not done. We’re committed to keeping the experience fresh throughout the hockey season, in addition to the roster and ratings updates you’ve always received, the list below contains the free content updates for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 we’re working on and our expected window on when you will see them in the game:


Playoff Mode
Create a custom offline tournament bracket with up to 16 teams from any of the 12 leagues in the game. Play or simulate each game and track player and team stats throughout the tournament.

Be A Pro - Coach Feedback
Get the coach’s feedback while you are on the bench. The coach will give you tips on how to stay on top of your game and grade you on your play.

3 Stars of the Game
At the end of the game, see the three stars and their high level stats. Will apply to every game mode.

Hockey Ultimate Team
Several content updates, including:
• Changed layout and navigation in HUT store
• New animations for player items
• Improved edit lines screen to better identify players that are injured or require contract extensions


Online Team Play
Online multiplayer mode where every player on the ice can be human controlled.

GM Draft
For the first time in the NHL franchise, you will be put on the clock and feel the pressure like real NHL GM’s. You will now only have 3 minutes to make a draft pick. If the pressure is too much, you can also call timeouts to extend the amount of time you have to make a draft pick or potentially negotiate a trade. You can make trades at any time during the draft. The CPU will also propose trades to each other and the user throughout the draft.


As always your feedback is fundamental to how we make NHL better and better, so we will also be looking to what you want to see implemented in the game.


Game: NHL 15Reader Score: 5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 3 - View All
11:13 AM - September 7, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

EA Sports has completed their reveal of the top 50 rated players in FIFA 15 and FIFA Ultimate Team 15.

Today they finish it off with the top 10 players.
  • 10. Eden Hazard - Chelsea FC (England) – Overall 88
  • 9. Franck Ribéry - Bayern Munich (Germany) – Overall 88
  • 8. Bastian Schweinsteiger - Bayern Munich (Germany) – Overall 88
  • 7. Luis Suárez - FC Barcelona (Spain) – Overall 89
  • 6. Andrés Iniesta - FC Barcelona (Spain) – Overall 89
  • 5. Manuel Neuer - Bayern Munich (Germany) – Overall 90
  • 4. Zlatan Ibrahimović - Paris Saint-Germain (France) – Overall 90
  • 3. Arjen Robben - Bayern Munich (Germany) – Overall 90
  • 2. Cristiano Ronaldo - Real Madrid (Spain) – Overall 92
  • 1. Lionei Messi - FC Barcelona (Spain) – Overall 93
Previously released ratings:

Game: FIFA 15Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 12 - View All
10:53 AM - September 7, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah
Every Sunday, we will get you caught up on the sports gaming news you might have missed during the week.

Hot News

Videos and Screenshots

Features & Blogs

Game: Operation SportsReader Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / Sports / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 17 - View All
Saturday, September 6, 2014
12:20 PM - September 6, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Ricky Rubio tweeted out an NBA 2K15 screenshot of himself. More news and screenshots can be seen on our NBA 2K15 page.

Game: NBA 2K15Hype Score: 8/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 52 - View All
12:08 PM - September 6, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Over the next few days, through the weekend, EA Sports will reveal the top 50 rated players in FIFA 15 and FIFA Ultimate Team 15.

Today they have revealed players 20 through 11.
  • 20. Vincent Kompany - Manchester City (England) - Overall 86
  • 19. Robert Lewandowski - Bayern Munich (Germany) - Overall 87
  • 18. Luka Modrić - Real Madrid (Spain) - Overall 87
  • 17. David Silva - Manchester City (England) - Overall 87
  • 16. Thiago Silva - Paris Saint-Germain (France) - Overall 87
  • 15. Sergio Ramos - Real Madrid (Spain) - Overall 87
  • 14. Gareth Bale - Real Madrid (Spain) - Overall 87
  • 13. Philipp Lahm - Bayern Munich (Germany) - Overall 87
  • 12. Radamel Falcao - Manchester United (England) - Overall 88
  • 11. Robin van Persie - Manchester United (England) - Overall 88
Previously released ratings:Upcoming schedule:
  • #10-1
    Revealed on Sunday, September 7

Game: FIFA 15Hype Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: Xbox 360 / PS3 / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 12 - View All
10:10 AM - September 6, 2014. Posted by Steve_OS. Written by Steve Noah

The 2014 college football season is under way, and we have it all covered on Dual Threat, Operation Sports' College Football Podcast! Dual Threat is hosted by Matt Cahill, a.k.a. Drab T-Shirt, and Robert Bode, hosts and producers at 106.7 The Fan in DC, and they discuss everything college football related with an opinionated and fast-paced show!

In the fifth episode of Dual Threat Season 3, Drab and Bode look back at Week 1 and the struggles both Florida State and Alabama endured, then the guys look forward to Week 2's biggest game between Oregon and Michigan State, and debate which team, and which conference, needs the win more. Also, a look at Florida's game against Idaho getting canceled, Virginia Tech's huge game at Ohio State and much, much more!

Be sure to follow the show and guys on Twitter, @DualThreatCFB, @DrabTShirt and @Bode1067. Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/...at/id700583947) or Stitcher (http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/oper...ast?refid=stpr), listen in the embedded player below or click here. Also, you can check out the guys next Saturday morning from 7-8am on 106.7 The Fan in DC! Be sure to listen in every week for new episodes, right here on OperationSports.com. Thanks for listening!

Game: Operation SportsReader Score: 8.5/10 - Vote Now
Platform: SportsVotes: 17 - View All
Friday, September 5, 2014
04:56 PM - September 5, 2014. Posted by bluengold34_OS. Written by Steve Noah

Welcome to the 2014 PS4 O.S. Open Championship

We at Operation Sports are thrilled to bring the 1st annual Operation Sports Open Championship to be played at OS Hills. The tournament will consist of four rounds, and the individual with the lowest total score overall after all four rounds are completed, will be declared the winner. We appreciate your participation, and look forward to a wonderful event.

Each round will consist of 18 holes, and the winner with the lowest score of all four rounds combined will have his/her choice of a free game for any platform with a value of $60.00 or less. If there is any discrepancy in regards to the final outcome, the Administrator of Operation Sports will have the final ruling.

We would like to wish all who participate, good luck!

Game: The Golf ClubReader Score: 9/10 - Vote Now
Platform: PC / PS4 / Xbox OneVotes: 1 - View All