Prove you have the toughness to lead your team to the Stanley Cup in NHL 12. As one of NHL's next superstars, earn your ice time with stellar play, big hits, and spectacular goals. Experience shattered glass, flying helmets, and knocking players over the boards in this new version of the game. You can create your own pro players that you can play with as you quest to win Lord Stanley's Cup. Stonewall your opponents with awe-inspiring saves from your goalie as he covers every angle and works through screens and players in front of the net. Players have the ability to send a message to the goalie to leave the net, drop the gloves, and trade punches with heated rivals during fights. NHL 12 will also have the NHL Winter Classic for you to enjoy. Play under the snowfall at Pittsburgh's Heinz Field as more than 70,000 fans provide inspiration while donning Winter Classic gear.