NHL 17 Content Update 2 Available Now

Today NHL 17 announced a new content available for download now. Included in the update is 11 all new goal celebrations to showcase ultimate bragging rights and new goalie animations that make it easier to cover the post and prevent short-side goals. In Creation Zone, new logos and uniforms have been added including the LA Kings alternate uniform, Philadelphia Flyers alternate uniform and the Winnipeg Jets Classic Uniform. read more

NHL 17 2016-17 Season Simulation

With the NHL season nearing quickly, EA SPORTS did a full simulation of the 2016-17 NHL season in NHL 17. EA SPORTS NHL 17 predicts everything from who will make the playoffs to which players win major awards, and most importantly, who takes home the Stanley Cup. Head to the blog to find out the predicted standings in each of the Divisions and Conferences, who will make it to the playoffs, which players win major trophies, and which team ultimately comes out on top. Will the Pittsburgh Penguins repeat and raise Lord Stanley’s Cup? Or will your local team become Champions? read more

EA SPORTS NHL 17 New Hockey League Gameplay Video Released

EA SPORTS NHL 17 today released a new gameplay video giving the first look at the EA SPORTS Hockey League. See how you can take your EA SPORTS Hockey League team to the next level and build your brand by completing games, and leveling up your player and team to unlock customization items. In the most competitive and customizable EASHL ever, you can give your players, team and uniforms a unique look or use the all-new Arena Creator to build the home ice you’ve always wanted. read more

EA SPORTS NHL 17 Selects St. Louis Blues Forward Vladimir Tarasenko as Cover Athlete

Register Now for Public Beta Access and Play NHL 17 Early on July 28

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today unveiled the world premiere EA SPORTS NHL  17 Shape Your Legacy Official gameplay trailer (see below) to all hockey fans at the 2016 NHL Awards in Las Vegas, alongside the news that St. Louis Blues  star forward Vladimir Tarasenko is the winner of the fan-selected cover vote and will be featured on the cover of NHL 17. Over six million votes were cast on Twitter and on NHL.com in the NHL 17 Cover Vote competition before Tarasenko, who led the St. Louis Blues  in playoff scoring during the Stanley Cup Playoffs, was selected as the winner. read more

EA SPORTS NHL 17 Full Feature Set Announced

All-New Game Modes, More Depth In Fan-Favorite Modes And Unprecedented On-Ice Control Deliver The Most Exciting EA SPORTS NHL Ever

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) today announced the full feature set coming to EA SPORTS NHL 17 this Fall on Xbox One and PlayStation®4. From the crease to the open ice to behind-the-scenes control of an entire franchise, NHL 17 lets you shape your legacy no matter how you play the game in the most exciting EA SPORTS NHL to date. read more

EA SPORTS NHL 17 Cover Vote Begins Today

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA), today announced that fans will determine the next face of the franchise through the EA SPORTS NHL 17 Cover Vote. This year, eight hockey superstars – one from each of the eight teams competing in the World Cup of Hockey 2016 – have been selected to represent their NHL and national teams as they compete for the cover. Voting begins today on NHL.com and on Twitter, and fans are permitted to support their favorite player by voting as many times as they want, ensuring their pick advances to the final rounds. read more