EASports Play-by-play Viewer is the program to play, extract and import commentators’ speech from EA Sports NHL Hockey and NBA Live games. It supports all NHL 98 – 2004 and NBA Live 2001 – 2003 play-by-play files. Newer games are not supported because of the changes in the new audio format.
- Opens play-by-play files for NHL 98 – 2004 / NBA Live 2001 – 2003.
- Add your own commentary to the game or replace existing ones.
- Delete commentary lines completely if they annoy you.
Editing play-by-play is not trivial and the interface of the program assumes knowledge of play-by-play file structure. Read the help file thoroughly before attempting to use it! Download at your own risk:
Play-by-play Viewer 0.3.10.11 (1.41 MB).
Older version (not supported)
Play-by-play Studio 2002 (1.62 MB).
Video Tutorial on Play-by-play Conversion (9.30 MB).
PBPImport ia a command-line play-by-play batch import utility for NHL series. Supports games up to NHL 2003 (inclusively). It is part of Play-by-play Viewer package.
PBPImport 3.1 (154 KB).