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Hockey Ultimate Team - #HUT99 Winner

After over 18,000 votes on Facebook and more than 3,800 hashtags on Twitter across the last four days, Pittsburgh Penguin’s Sidney Crosby has been named your #HUT99 player for Hockey Ultimate Team in NHL 14.

You can find the 99-rated Crosby Item inserted randomly in various Gold packs throughout the week. He is available now until March 7 at 10 AM PST.

Scroll down for details on the full #HUT99 vote.

We are giving you the chance to decide who receives the coveted 99-rating in NHL 14's Hockey Ultimate Team.

Fans can support their favorite players in Hockey Ultimate Team’s #HUT99 voting starting on Monday, February 24. Fans will pick from three players on Monday, three more on Tuesday, and the final three on Wednesday.

Three winners will advance to the finals on Thursday, February 27 and the #HUT99 Player Item will be announced on Friday February 28, available immediately in Hockey Ultimate Team.

All you have to do to vote is visit the EA SPORTS NHL Facebook page and Twitter feed. Facebook users can vote by commenting on the post with their vote while Twitter users can vote by tweeting their player’s name along with the hashtag #HUT99.

As an added bonus, we will be giving away a #HUT99 item to one lucky voter each day that they'll receive once the winner is made public on Friday.

This Season’s #HUT99 Candidates are:

  • Ryan Getzlaf – Anaheim Ducks
  • Duncan Keith – Chicago Blackhawks
  • Patrick Kane – Chicago Blackhawks
  • John Tavares – New York Islanders
  • Erik Karlsson – Ottawa Senators
  • Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Evgeni Malkin – Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Phil Kessel – Toronto Maple Leafs
  • Alexander Ovechkin – Washington Capitals

Stay on the lookout for cool HUT related promos throughout the week to make it easier to snag that coveted Item.

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