Ever thought you can do better than the general manager of your favourite Hockey franchise? Live that dream with NHL Eastside Hockey Manager 2005. The game features an award-winning game engine that offers highly realistic simulations where gamers are responsible for overall team performance through the management of important franchise elements including, but not limited to, coaching, scouting, trading, human resources, and finance. Gamers act as general manager for one of more than 250+ playable pro and semi-pro teams from a list of more than 3,000 teams from 20 playable leagues -- including the NHL, AHL, ECHL, and Canadian Hockey League--all over the hockey world. Gamers can develop and shape their franchises from a database of more than 38,000 players and staff by trading them, signing free-agents and drafting the leagues' hottest prospects. Version 2.1.2 includes a series of fixes and enhancements as well as updated player and team rosters.