NHL 23 cowl to incorporate a number of gamers, characteristic Ducks ahead Trevor Zegras and Sarah Nurse

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It’s been a quiet summer season on the digital ice, however issues are beginning to warmth up. With fall and hockey season across the nook, EA Sports has kicked off its promotion of NHL 23, revealing what this 12 months’s cowl will look. And for the primary time in nearly 20 years, this cowl is sufficiently big to showcase a couple of athlete.

Since NHL 2004, EA Sports’ signature hockey franchise will characteristic two cowl athletes for the primary time. The two athletes that will probably be featured on the NHL 23 cowl are Ducks centreman Trevor Zegras and Canadian ladies hockey star Sarah Nurse.

Zegras will mark one more American hockey star as the quilt athlete of an EA Sports NHL hockey game. The ninth total choose within the 2019 NHL Draft joins Auston Matthews (NHL 20, NHL 22), Patrick Kane (NHL 10), and John Vanbiesbrock (NHL 1997) as American-born hockey gamers to grace the quilt.

The Ducks heart had an unbelievable first full season within the NHL this previous season, scoring 61 factors in 78 video games with Anaheim. Zegras additionally made a number of dazzling gamers within the 2021-22 season, highlighted by an unbelievable “Michigan” move to teammate Sonny Milano, and a lacrosse-style objective towards the Montreal Canadiens.

Zegras will probably be joined on the quilt by Sarah Nurse. The 27-year-old has been a power for the Canadian nationwide ladies’s hockey staff over the previous years. Nurse scored 18 factors, helped Canada win Gold within the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, and was part of the 2020-21 World Championship staff that introduced Gold again to Canada.

This is not going to be the one piece of NHL 23-related information that will probably be coming this week. The EA Sports YouTube channel is scheduled to launch the primary trailer for NHL 23 at 11 AM EDT on August 25.