NHL 14 Cover Athlete: Martin Brodeur Wins Vote

Apr 15, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur (30) makes a save during the pre game warm up against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

The cover vote for EA Sports’ latest edition of the NHL video game franchise has been announced. After a tough vote between Columbus Blue Jackets netminder Sergei Bobrovsky and New Jersey Devils stopper Martin Brodeur, it was announced that Brodeur would be the man who emerges as the cover athlete.

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EA Sports made the official announcement today:

For the first time since NHL ’97, a goalie will be the face of the EA SPORTS NHL franchise. And that goalie will be New Jersey Devils netminder Martin Brodeur, who defeated Sergei Bobrovsky to take the NHL 14 cover.

Add EA SPORTS NHL cover athlete to Brodeur’s impressive hockey resume, which includes: three Stanley Cups, four Vezina Trophies, and two Olympic Gold Medals, among other accomplishments.

Here is the sneak peek at the NHL 14 cover featuring Brodeur:

And the fine folks of EA Sports also released a video to go along with the unveiling of the cover:

Congratulations to Martin Brodeur!

Topics: Martin Brodeur, New Jersey Devils, NHL 14, Video Games

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