In order to prepared for the upcoming NHL 18, thanks to EA SPORTS, some players ratings were revealed. With the release of NHL 18 is approaching, EA SPORTS has been building hype, currently, on social media, players ratings can be released, obviously, there’s been an overhaul of the rating system. Including top 10 right wings , top 10 defenseman and more, click for source.
EA’s list of their top 10 right wings were unveiled. Every Lightning fan’s Russian, Nikita Kucherov, broke the top 3 with his 89 overall rating. It’s worth noting that the right wings position has less depth than other positions, as the list starts with an overall rating of 86. Finishing 5th overall on the league’s point list, Kucherov proved to be an elite player and one of the best at his position.
Finishing 5th overall on the league’s point list, Kucherov proved to be an elite player and one of the best at his position. While his rating may seem a bit low, it’s worth noting that the player at the top of this list, Patrick Kane, is rated only 2 points higher than Kucherov.
Released first, the top 10 defenseman features none other than victor hedman at spot number four. Receiving a 90 overall rating, EA sports cited his shot blocking, body checking, and stick checking as their reasoning behind his placement. Above him, are Brent Burns with a 90, Drew Doughty with a 91, and of course, Erik Karlsson with a 91. Directly below Hedman are Duncan Keith with a 90, and Ryan Suter with an 89.
Aside that top 10 right wings and top 10 defenseman, there are many other top player ratings, top 10 centers, top 10 right wings and so forth. When the full game is released, you can play as all of your favorite Lightning players on September 15th. You have the option of buying more NHL 18 Coins at U4GM.