Voting for the semifinals begins today and will run through Monday night. On Tuesday, the day before Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, EA Sports will reveal the two finalists with the winner being announced during the NHL Awards in Las Vegas on June 20.
The Islanders have been campaigning hard for Tavares using clever Photoshops, as well as gaining support from the likes of P.K. Subban and Patrick Sharp via Twitter. Meanwhile, Evgeni Malkin has been given a ringing endorsement from the Penguins' coaching staff:
Voting will take place at NHL.com/CoverVote and fans can do so an unlimited number of times. he Twitter hashtag, #NHL13Cover, will also track the cover athlete tournament discussion. Updates and other content will also show up on the EA SPORTS NHL Facebook page.
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