NHL Hockey Series 28
NHL Hockey Series 28 P K Subban
The NHL 28 scheduled to be released in October this year will bring a brand new Sidney Crosby sculpt, Wendel Clark the legend of the Maple Leafs, Jonathan Toews available in a brand new pose and Roberto Luongo the star goalie of the Vancouvers who will arrive in all new uniforms while fans will be given an opportunity to accumulate debut sport picks of Taylor Hall and P k Subban.
This year McFarlane will be coming up with a brand new exciting series of a rare and individually numbered sports picks of your favorite hockey heroes.
While hockey fans wait impatiently for the arrival of yet another exciting McFarlane sport picks collection we give you a sneak peek in to the profiles of the outstanding players who will be featured in the upcoming NHL 28.
P K Subban
Born in May 1989, PK Subban is from Toronto Canada. Subban’s rookie season (CHL) was spent with the Belleville Bulls where he recorded an impressive 12 points whereby setting the platform for a ground breaking sophomore year in which the outstandingly talented player recorded 15 goals with 41 assists in under 68 games.
He has more than in one occasion proved his immense capabilities as a powerful offensive blue liner. Subban was primarily instrumental in Canada winning the gold medal during the World junior Championship in 2009.
In 2010 he received his big break in to professional sports career with the Montreal Canadians’ call up. P K Subban possesses unique skating abilities and an excellent rushing up talent in the ice. He is capable of initiating contact with quarterback power play and has displayed a flair for dramatic and forceful playing on the ring.
The talented PK Subban is considered as a player with elite potential due to his speedy offensive defensemen strategies.
He was born in April 1988 and hails from Canada. He is also the present team captain for the premier Chicago Blackhawks playing for the National Hockey League.
By captaining his team he has also become the youngest captain in the entire history of the NHL. The outstandingly talented Toews was first selected to represent the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in 2006 as their third overall choice for the NHL draft.
In 2007 he was awarded the NHL rookie of the year Calder Memorial Trophy and has also accumulated many other esteemed awards and recognitions for his outstanding performances.
On the international sporting arena he compete for his country Canada representing the Team Canada and have been primarily responsible in winning gold medals for his country at the World under 17 Hockey challenge in 2005 as well as the World Junior Championships that took place in 2006 and 2007.
During the Winter Olympics held in 2010, Toews was picked as the best forward and this dynamic and powerful player is currently racking up huge numbers of goals and adding on to his career statistics making him a sure contender as a future hockey hall of famer.
Even before this versatile and talented player netted a gold medal goal during the Winter Olympics held in 2010 he was considered as a national obsession and a sporting hero in Canada.
Nicknamed as Sid the Kid, this highly talented player has been seen as an upcoming hockey sports champion from his early childhood days.
The player has set new standards in the game every step of the way.
Born in August in 1987 Crosby’s hometown is in Nova Scotia, Canada. He has made history in NHL by becoming the youngest player to reach 100 point milieu and is also the youngest player in the history to bag the esteemed awards of being the NHL MVP player and the youngest captain to receive the Stanley Cup.
He was first drafted to the 2005 NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins as their number one overall pick. He wears the Jersey number 87 to coincide with his birth date and plays in the centre position.
In 2007 Crosby won the Hart Trophy awarded to the MVP of NHL from the six time consecutive winner, Gordie Howe making him the second youngest player to win this trophy in the NHL history.
He is considered as one the most popular players in the NHL to have worn the Maple Leafs blue. As a former captain of the Leafs he has played 15 NHL seasons of which 13 were played with the Toronto.
This versatile and veteran player is idolized and respected by millions of hockey fans world over.
He was selected to the NHL draft in 1985 as the first overall pick of the Maple Leafs. However, he has also played for other teams such as the New York Islanders, Quebec Nordiques, Detroit Red wings, Tampa Bay Lighting and the Chicago Blackhawks.
A momentous accomplishment during his long career was noted in his teen years with his crucial contribution for his country in helping Canada to win the gold medal at the World Junior Hockey Championship held in 1985.
In the rough and tumble league hockey ring this immensely talented player has played a total of 888 games and have scored 367 goals with a total of 266 assists.
Not many other players have inspired the respect, love and adoration attracted by Wendel Clark with his typically easy going and quiet nature despite his talent to combine goals with grit under any pressure.
The young NHL player was born in 1991 in his hometown in Kingston. With an impressive height of 6 foot 1, Taylor Hall is perceived as one of the best younger players in Hockey today. Currently playing for the Windsor Spitfires in the wing position Taylor Hall is also one of the most gifted forwards seen in the game with a talent of incredible speed and sure deftness in scoring.
The Windsor Spitfires picked him as their second overall pick for the 2007 NHL draft and Hall has continued to serve his club superbly in the last three seasons.
During this time the talented player has racked up many individual awards including the rookie award of the year presented by the Canadian Hockey League and the OHL.
In the 2008 under 18 World Championship he was a powerful force lacing for Canada and helping his team to clinch the gold medal. With his outstanding performances in the game of hockey, Hall is regarded as one of the most promising players with elite potential to reach maximum heights in his professional sports career.
Luongo was born in April 1979 and hails from Montreal, Canada. With an impressionable height of 6 -3 this outstanding hockey player has gone on to play 11 successful NHL seasons after being drafted to the NHL by the NY Islanders in 1997.
Roberto Luongo is held in great esteem in sports circles for his true franchise goalkeeping abilities and he has displayed an awesome command of the butterfly style.
He is also a natural leader able to steal a game from their opponents and make it favorable for his own team.
He has collected a string of awards and recognitions for his outstanding performances in hockey including the William Jennings NHL lowest goals against trophy in 2010, the Michael Bossy Trophy awarded for the top draft prospect in 1996 and the Olympic gold medal in 2010 among many others.
The professional goaltender now represents the Vancouver Canucks and has come a long way since his junior hockey career. This great player is many times referred by the sports critics as the greatest and best goalie seen in the entire history of professional hockey world over.