NHL 14 Cover Vote down to 16 players
More than 12 million votes already logged
EA SPORTS and the National Hockey League have announced the 16 NHL players who have advanced to the next round of the NHL 14 Cover Vote.
The campaign now shifts to a 16-player bracket format as players compete in head-to-head matchups for a spot in the quarterfinals. Fans have voted more than 12 million times through the first two rounds, with daily vote totals up nearly 70% over the NHL 13 Cover Vote Campaign.
The Round of 16 Bracket features many NHL team rivalries including the Boston Bruins vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (Tyler Seguin vs. James van Riemsdyk) and the Montreal Canadiens vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (P.K. Subban vs. Joffrey Lupul). Other matchups include Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar vs New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur and Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds vs Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin.
NHL 14 will be available for the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3 on Sept. 10, 2013, in North America and Sept. 13, 2013 worldwide.