Philadelphia, PA – April 19, 2013 – The Philadelphia Flyers are encouraging fans to cast their vote by logging onto NHL.com/CoverVote to select either Wayne Simmonds or Jake Voracek to be featured on the cover of EA SPORTS NHL14. Both Flyers are featured in the first round of voting, which ends on Sunday, April 28.
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 unveiled during the Stanley Cup Final in June as the EA SPORTS NHL14 cover athlete.
This year, fans have the opportunity to register their votes by tweeting to custom hashtags on twitter. Voting on Twitter takes place on Thursday’s from 12:00 a.m. until 11:59 p.m. Fans can vote for the Flyers by using the designated hashtags #NHL14VORACEK and #NHL14SIMMONDS. Voting on Twitter counts as double votes!
Flyers Captain Claude Giroux is currently featured on the cover of EA SPORTS NHL13 following a successful campaign last season.
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