What version of alcohol 120% did you use to copy NBA Live 2004?
Need For Speed - Underground Safedisc 2.90.040 you can use clone cd /alcohol 120/ blindwrite. all of the latest versions 2 sheep burner lower the write speed for a better backup.found this from talkative bunny Successful backups of NBA Live 2004 and NFS: Underground were made with Alcohol 120%, using:
Maxell CD-R 700MB 40x certified media
burnt at 40x
Safedisc 2 profile (with Bypass EFM Errors ON)