The Beat

seasonsim_blogheader_week7.jpg POSTED BY EA SPORTS ON Nov 20, 2012

Season Simulation Week 7

Welcome to Week Seven of the EA SPORTS NHL 13: 2012-2013 NHL Season Simulation.Simulations are released on a weekly basis and include top headlines, the 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 Seven (Nov.19 - 25) Headlines

  • Washington Capitals surge to 3rd place in the Eastern Conference; led by Backstrom & Ovechkin who are 1st and 2nd in scoring, respectively.
  • Carolina Hurricanes Forward Jeff Skinner is the Player of the Week with 9pts in 5 games as the Canes goes 2-2.

Injury Report:

  • No major injuries to report

Three Stars of the Week: Presented by Hockey Ultimate Team

  1. J. Skinner CAR (4G, 5A)
  2. J. Jagr DAL (2G, 4A)
  3. A. Ovechkin (5G, 1A)

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. For more information, click here.

2012-2013 Conference Standings

Western Conference

GP

W-L-OT

Pts

Eastern Conference

GP

W-L-OT

Pts

1.    Calgary Flames*

18

14-4-0

28

1.    Montreal Canadiens*

20

13-6-1

27

2.    San Jose Sharks*

19

13-5-1

27

2.    New York Islanders*

20

12-5-1

27

3.    Chicago Blackhawks*

19

12-5-2

26

3.    Washington Capitals*

21

13-7-1

27

4.    Vancouver Canucks

20

13-6-1

27

4.    Ottawa Senators

20

12-7-1

25

5.    Phoenix Coyotes

18

13-5-0

26

5.    Carolina Hurricanes

22

11-8-3

25

6.    Colorado Avalanche

20

12-7-1

25

6.    Tampa Bay Lightning

18

10-5-3

23

7.    Nashville Predators

21

10-6-5

25

7.    Buffalo Sabres

18

10-5-3

23

8.    Dallas Stars

22

11-9-2

24

8.    Toronto Maple Leafs

18

9-6-3

21

9.    Columbus Blue Jackets

18

9-5-4

22

9.    New York Rangers

20

10-9-1

21

10.  Minnesota Wild

20

8-9-3

19

10.  Pittsburgh Penguins

21

8-8-5

21

11.  Edmonton Oilers

19

8-9-2

18

11.  New Jersey Devils

18

9-7-2

20

12.  Detroit Red Wings

21

7-11-3

17

12.  Philadelphia Flyers

20

8-8-4

20

13.  St. Louis Blues

19

7-10-2

16

13.  Boston Bruins

20

8-9-3

19

14.  Los Angeles Kings

20

6-11-3

15

14.  Florida Panthers

20

9-10-1

19

15.  Anaheim Ducks

20

3-12-5

11

15.  Winnipeg Jets

18

6-8-4

16

*Division leaders

2012-2013 Statistics

Offensive Leaders

Goaltending Leaders (min. 5 games)

Points

Goals

GAA

SV%

1.    N. Backstrom WSH – 29

2.    A. Ovechkin WSH – 25

3.    D. Desharnais MTL – 25

1.    A. Ovechkin WSH – 15

2.    P. Marleau SJS – 14

3.    E. Staal CAR – 13

1.    E. Nabokov NYI – 1.69

2.    C. Crawford CHI – 1.73

3.    T. Rask BOS – 1.76

1.    E. Nabokov NYI - .946

2.    M. Brodeur NJD - .941

3.    T. Rask BOS - .938

Assists

Plus/Minus

Wins

Shutouts

1.    N. Backstrom WSH – 23

2.    J. Spezza OTT – 19

3.    B. Richards NYR – 16

1.    T. Kaberle MTL +13

2.    A. Vermette PHX +13

3.    J. Iginla CGY +12

1.    M. Kiprusoff CGY – 14

2.    C. Price MTL – 13

3.    A. Niemi SJS – 13

1.    E. Nabokov NYI – 6

2.    C. Price MTL – 4

3.    M. Neuvirth WSH – 3

 

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

November 19th

ANA (1) vs. PHX (2) OT

TOR (5) vs. CAR (6) OT | PT. 2 | PT. 3

MIN (1) vs. VAN (5)

NSH (1) vs. MTL (3)

PIT (1) vs. DET (2) SO

November 20th

CHI (2) vs. SJS (1)

EDM (3) vs. DAL (5)

MIN (2) vs. CGY (4)

MTL (0) vs. NJD (1)

November 21st

BOS (0) vs. NYI (2)

CBJ (2) vs. BUF (7)

CHI (6) vs. LAK (1)

DAL (3) vs. NSH (4) OT

EDM (1) vs. PHX (2)

NJD (1) vs. PIT (2) SO

NYR (3) vs. FLA (4)

OTT (5) vs. PHI (2)

STL (0) vs. DET (4)

TBL (5) vs. CAR (3)

TOR (2) vs. COL (3)

WPG (3) vs. WSH (4) OT

November 22nd

VAN (0) vs. OTT (2)

November 23rd

CAR (5) vs. PIT (4) SO | PT. 2

CHI (3) vs. ANA (2) SO

COL (2) vs. PHX (3) SO

DET (1) vs. FLA (3)

NSH (1) vs. CBJ (2) | PT. 2

NYI (1) vs. STL (2)

NYR (2) vs. BOS (1)

SJS (4) vs. LAK (3) SO | PT. 2

TOR (3) vs. MIN (2)

WPG (2) vs. PHI (1) OT

WSH (1) vs. DAL (4)

November 24th

ANA (2) vs. SJS (3) SO

BUF (1) vs. NYI (2) SO

CBJ (1) vs. NSH (3)

DET (1) vs. TBL (3)

EDM (2) vs. CGY (3) SO

OTT (4) vs. NJD (2)

PHI (0) vs. NYR (5)

PHX (4) vs. COL (3)

PIT (3) vs. BOS (2) SO

VAN (3) vs. MTL (6)

November 25th

LAK (3) vs. DAL (4) SO

TBL (1) vs. FLA (2) SO

WPG (3) vs. CAR (2)

WSH (4) vs. STL (1)

  • NHL 13 NHL 13

    Visit the official NHL 13 website to learn more about the game.

    VISIT THE SITE NOW