Darkstation Joel reviews "As long as I have been writing you get to certain times of the year and it is at these times where you realize how long you have been doing this. I know its almost video game crunch time when EA and 2K put out there hockey titles because after that the gaming industry sees a major influx of gaming titles. I think this is a perfect time to check out a hockey game, and I am sure hardcore hockey fans have been really interested to see how the latest hockey title from EA, NHL 09 ends up turning out. So what is the final verdict? Read our full review to find out!"