Last year's inaugural EA SPORTS NHL Cover Vote generated more than 25 million fan votes and ;anded Philadelphia Flyers' Captain Claude Giroux on the cover
Electronic Arts, The National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today that fans can shape the face of the NHL video game franchise with the launch of the 2nd annual EA SPORTS NHL Cover Vote Campaign. The voting process will consist of two preliminary rounds, followed by a 16-player bracket as a field of 60 NHL players is narrowed down to one. The winning player will be revealed as the EA SPORTS NHL 14 Cover Athlete during the 2013 Stanley Cup Final. Fans worldwide are encouraged to vote as often as possible at NHL.com/CoverVote to ensure their favorite player advances through the rounds.
NHL 14 will arrive on September 10, 2013 in North America and September 13, 2013 in Europe, for PS3 and Xbox 360.