16 Players Advance in EA SPORTS NHL 13 Cover Vote Campaign

By: on April 25, 2012

EA SPORTS announced today the 16 NHL players who have advanced to the next round of the EA SPORTS NHL 13 Cover Vote presented by BlackBerry. Beginning today on NHL.com, the cover vote campaign shifts to a 16-player bracket format as players compete in head-to-head matchups for a spot in the quarterfinals. The winner of the cover vote campaign will be unveiled as the EA SPORTS NHL 13 Cover Athlete at the 2012 NHL Awards on June 20 at the Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas.

NHL 13 Cover Vote Round of 16 Breakdown

Bracket A

Claude Giroux vs. P.K. Subban
Scott Hartnell vs. Tyler Seguin
Evgeni Malkin vs. Steven Stamkos
Anze Kopitar vs. David Perron

Bracket B

Pavel Datsyuk vs. T.J. Oshie
Henrik Lundqvist vs. Erik Karlsson
Pekka Rinne vs. Patrick Sharp
Jordan Eberle vs. John Tavares

NHL 13 Cover Athlete Voting Schedule:

  • April 25 – May 2: Round of 16 – Bracket A matchups open for voting
  • May 3 – May 10: Round of 16 – Bracket B matchups open for voting
  • May 11 – May 23:  Quarterfinals
  • May 24 – May 28: Semifinals
  • May 29 – June 4: Finals

Fans worldwide are able to vote an unlimited number of times and are encouraged to vote as often as possible at http://www.nhl.com/covervote to ensure their favorite player advances through the rounds. Fans can also get involved and tweet their support by using #NHL13Cover on Twitter.

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