Sarah Nurse, first woman, on the cover of an NHL game. Without her, Canada probably wouldn’t have won Olympic gold in Beijing. Trevor Zegras will be the other headliner.
Sports video games today go beyond simply offering a simulation of a particular sport. Some licenses are so popular that these titles should reflect the sport as it is. This involves highlighting women’s sport, which unfortunately still receives too little media coverage. What FIFA already does, for example. And this will be the case, for the very first time, of NHL.
Sarah Nurse, first woman, on the cover of an NHL game
For the very first time in its history, the next installment of the NHL license will put a player on its cover. Publisher EA has announced that Team Canada’s Sarah Nurse will be one of two hockey players featured on the cover of NHL 23, marking a milestone for the franchise. She will join Anaheim Ducks superstar Trevor Zegras. Both are among the most talented young players of their generation.
Without her, Canada probably wouldn’t have won Olympic gold in Beijing.
Sarah Nurse was a key player during the Beijing Winter Olympics. By helping the Canadian team win the gold medal after a “disappointing” silver medal in 2018, it even won two Olympic records, those of the most goals and assists in the same tournament. feminine. She also became the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal in ice hockey.
Trevor Zegras will be the other headliner
As for Trevor Zegras, even if you’re not a hockey fan, you’ve probably seen him here or there in a sports clip. He is known for always making very creative decisions, often scoring goals as seen during a lacrosse game. During his first full season with the Anaheim Ducks, he scored 23 goals and provided 38 assists in 75 games played. This performance earned him second place in the NHL Rookie of the Year rankings last season.