When NHL 15
was announced earlier last month
, EA Sports gave fans the opportunity to decide which of eight NHL stars would grace the cover of this year’s title. After a month of voting, and the potential stars being narrowed down to just two, the winner was finally announced during the 2014 NHL Awards earlier this week.
Without further ado, your NHL 15
cover star is…
Boston Bruins’ Patrice Bergeron
Bruins center Patrice Bergeron shared a few words of gratitude upon being selected:
Being featured on the cover of NHL 15 is a dream come true. The fact that the cover is selected entirely by fans is an incredible feeling. The passion and support from hockey fans, especially Bruins fans, is unlike any other sport and I’m so grateful to everyone who voted for me.NHL 15
will be body checking its way into stores on September 9th in North America and September 12th in Europe.