The Boston Globe’s Chris Rattey — otherwise known as the Brian Epstein to Alex Reimer’s Dave Clark Five — has organized a 5 round, 32 game tournament/poll to determine “The Greatest Sports Video Game Of All Time”.

Though the omission of Brian Lara Cricket is rather troubling, it is hard to argue with NHL ’94 as one of the finalists, just in time (appropriately enough) for said classic title to re-emerge as bonus content on EA’s NHL 2006 release.