Why can't sports video games get it right?

Even though millions are addicted to sports video games, there's a few things they never get right. Story

Updated: July 21, 2008, 12:48 PM ET
By Patrick Hruby | Page 2

MIAMI -- The beer is cold. The bite-size crab cakes are delicious. Maria Sharapova -- the genuine article, not her digital doppelganger -- looks lovely in her pink-striped cardigan. I'm sitting in the air-conditioned ballroom of a Four Seasons hotel, being feted with drinks and hors d'oeuvres, checking out an early version of 2K Sports' new tennis video game, Top Spin 3. I'm being paid for this. And Sharapova just walked in, which means I'm also being paid to smile and nod, and pretend to take ...

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