Season Simulation Week 10

Welcome to Week Ten of the EA SPORTS NHL 13: 2012-2013 NHL Season Simulation.Simulations will be released on a weekly basis and will include top headlines, Hockey Ultimate Team Three Stars of the Week, box scores for each game, as well as standings and statistics for the league. The rosters used in the simulation will include all transactions made during the 2012 NHL Free Agency period.

Week Ten (Dec.10-16) Headlines

·         Toronto Maple Leafs lose 5 straight games; drop to 12th in the Eastern Conference

·         Philadelphia Flyers win 4 of last 5 games, move into 8th place in the Eastern Conference

Injury Report:

·         VAN Corey Schneider returns from injury

·         BOS Milan Lucic returns to the lineup; Zdeno Chara still out

Three Stars of the Week: Presented by Hockey Ultimate Team

1.    B. Ryan (ANA) – 2 GP, 6 G

2.    P. Sharp (CHI) – 3GP, 4G, 1A

3.    M.A. Fleury (PIT) – 1.75 GAA, 1 SO

Each week, the Hockey Ultimate Team: Three Stars of the Week players will be featured in the NHL 13 ‘Hockey Ultimate Team’ Mode as members of the ‘Team of the Week’. Fans can challenge the ‘Team of the Week’ and can collect the special edition ‘Team of the Week’ items featuring these players.

 

2012-2013 Conference Standings

Western Conference

GP

W-L-OT

Pts

Eastern Conference

GP

W-L-OT

Pts

1.    San Jose Sharks*

29

21-7-1

43

1.    Montreal Canadiens*

30

18-10-2

38

2.    Vancouver Canucks*

30

20-7-3

43

2.    New York Islanders*

30

17-9-4

38

3.    Nashville Predators*

30

17-7-6

40

3.    Carolina Hurricanes*

32

17-11-4

38

4.    Chicago Blackhawks

30

18-9-3

39

4.    Washington Capitals

30

18-11-1

37

5.    Phoenix Coyotes

27

19-8-0

38

5.    Ottawa Senators

29

16-11-2

34

6.    Calgary Flames

28

17-10-1

35

6.    Tampa Bay Lightning

27

14-8-5

33

7.    Dallas Stars

31

16-3-2

34

7.    New York Rangers

30

15-12-3

33

8.    Columbus Blue Jackets

28

14-10-4

32

8.    Philadelphia Flyers

30

14-12-4

32

9.    Minnesota Wild

30

13-13-4

30

9.    Buffalo Sabres

28

13-10-5

31

10.  Los Angeles Kings

30

13-14-3

29

10.  New Jersey Devils

27

14-11-2

30

11.  St. Louis Blues

28

12-13-3

27

11.  Pittsburgh Penguins

31

11-12-8

30

12.  Colorado Avalanche

29

13-5-1

27

12.  Toronto Maple Leafs

28

12-11-5

29

13.  Anaheim Ducks

29

10-13-6

26

13.  Winnipeg Jets

27

12-11-4

28

14.  Edmonton Oilers

29

11-16-2

24

14.  Boston Bruins

30

11-15-4

26

15.  Detroit Red Wings

29

10-15-4

24

15.  Florida Panthers

28

11-15-2

24

*Division leaders

2012-2013 Statistics

Offensive Leaders

Goaltending Leaders (min. 10 games)

Points

Goals

GAA

SV%

1.    J. Thornton SJS – 39

2.    N. Backstrom WSH – 39

3.    P. Marleau SJS – 37

1.    A. Ovechkin WSH – 23

2.    P. Marleau SJS – 22

3.    J. Pominville BUF – 17

1.    R. Luongo VAN – 1.64

2.    E. Nabokov NYI – 1.90

3.    M. Brodeur NJD – 1.92

1.    R. Luongo VAN - .941

2.    E. Nabokov NYI - .940

3.    M. Brodeur NJD - .935

Assists

Plus/Minus

Wins

Shutouts

1.    N. Backstrom WSH – 30

2.    J. Thornton SJS – 29

3.    J. Spezza OTT – 25

1.    A. Vermette PHX +21

2.    R. Vrbata PHX +15

3.    T. Purcell TBL +14

1.    A. Niemi SJS – 20

2.    C. Price MTL – 18

3.    M. Kiprusoff CGY – 17

1.    E. Nabokov NYI – 8

2.    C. Price MTL – 5

3.    P. Rinne NSH – 4

Well there’s your look at the top headlines and stats for Week Three in the EA SPORTS NHL 13: 2012-2013 NHL Season Simulation. For a full set of box scores, continue reading below. You can get your copy of NHL 13 here. For the latest NHL news, analysis and insights, visit ESPN.com/NHL.

 

Box Scores

December 10th

TBL (2) vs. NYR (3) OT

BOS (2) vs. DET (3) OT

CAR (6) vs. MTL (0)

DAL (4) vs. LAK (2)

EDM (2) vs. VAN (4)

WPG (0) vs. PIT (5)

 

December 11th

CGY (3) vs. NSH (2) SO

CBJ (4) vs. PHX (3)

CHI (1) vs. NYI (0)

COL (2) vs. FLA (3)

EDM (1) vs. SJS (3)

NJD (5) vs. PHI (3)

OTT (0) vs. BUF (4)

PIT (4) vs. WSH (2)

TBL (5) vs. BOS (2)

WPG (5) vs. TOR (2)

 

December 12th

MIN (2) vs. STL (3) SO

MTL (2) vs. NYR (1) SO

 

December 13th

CGY (1) vs. CBJ (2)

CHI (4) vs. BUF (1)

COL (2) vs. CAR (5)

DAL (1) vs. ANA (3)

LAK (2) vs. MTL (1)

NJD (4) vs. FLA (1)

NSH (3) vs. TOR (2)

NYR (4) vs. OTT (1)

PHI (2) vs. WSH (1)

PHX (3) vs. DET (1)

PIT (0) vs. BOS (4)

VAN (4) vs. SJS (0)

 

December 14th

CGY (2) vs. STL (6)

EDM (2) vs. MIN (5)

NJD (0) vs. TBL (2)

NYI (3) vs. WPG (2)

 

December 15th

CHI (3) vs. STL (2) SO

DAL (2) vs. SJS (5)

DET (4) vs. NSH (5) SO

EDM (4) vs. COL (3)

FLA (2) vs. BOS (3)

LAK (2) vs. OTT (1)

MTL (1) vs. BUF (0)

NYI (3) vs. MIN (6)

PHX (5) vs. CBJ (2)

PIT (2) vs. WPG (3) SO

TBL (4) vs. WSH (7)

TOR (0) vs. VAN (2)

 

December 16th

ANA (6) vs. NYR (0)

CGY (1) vs. CHI (2)