NHL 20 is set to drop on September 13 for Xbox One and PS4. As the anticipation continues to build following the NHL 20 open beta, EA Sports is releasing the top 50 rated players in the upcoming installment of the NHL series.
This weekend, we covered numbers 20-11. Now, here’s a look at the top ten.
NHL 20 TOP 50 PLAYERS COUNTDOWN
10. Carey Price, G, Montreal Canadiens – 91 OVR
9. Andrei Vasilevskiy, G, Tampa Bay Lightning – 91 OVR
8. Drew Doughty, D, Los Angeles Kings – 91 OVR
Drew Doughty has the offensive skills of a forward. With a competent faceoff rating, he could feasibly play center in NHL 20. Doughty boasts the best passing (94) of any defenseman in this year’s game.
7. Victor Hedman, D, Tampa Bay Lightning – 91 OVR
6. Patrick Kane, RW, Chicago Blackhawks – 91 OVR
5. Nathan Mackinnon, C, Colorado Avalanche – 92 OVR
4. Alex Ovechkin, LW, Washington Capitals – 92 OVR
3. Nikita Kucherov, RW, Tampa Bay Lightning – 92 OVR
Nikita Kucherov headlines the game’s best roster, as the Lightning have three top 10 players and five out of the top 50.
2. Sidney Crosby, C, Pittsburgh Penguins – 93 OVR
1. Connor McDavid, C, Edmonton Oilers – 94 OVR
Conor McDavid. What else needs to be said?
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