Hope the Myplayer is deeper and a.ssociation mode is more random. The same players progress to the same level. Should be based on performance and roster and also their should be career ending injuries.
word. They need to fix the player roles/chemistry too. The computer doesn't do a good job at all of managing rosters and you see a bunch of teams with logjams at certain positions, unhappy players, and young guys with potential who aren't being developed. In my most recent franchise, the CPU Rockets' entire starting line up was over 80, they drafted harrison barnes, had quality depth including a really solid young center in the mid 70s (yao was still starting) yet they consistently finished near the bottom of the league because their whole team wanted to be traded.