The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup this year and in the above picture you have Captain Jonathan Toews and to his left you have elite hockey player Patrick Kane. Patrick Kane will now not be on the cover for NHL 16 as it will just be his good old captain Jonathan Toews. “The NHL 16 cover featured two of the most popular players in the NHL from the 2015 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. The planned cover showcased both of them as they lifted the Stanley Cup together after their victory”
Patrick Kane has come under investigation in his hometown of Hamburg, N.Y. Details continue to trickle out regarding the incident; right now, the police are collecting and testing forensic evidence.Reports have emerged stating that it is an alleged rape investigation.
Here is the official statement by EA Sports:
Here is the official NHL 16 cover now featuring Jonathan Toews