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 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 favourite player advances through the rounds.
Fans can also get involved and tweet their support by using #NHL13Cover on Twitter.