Found March 29, 2012 on Ranger Nation:
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist is facing off against Rangers center Brad Richards to see who makes it to Round 2 in voting for the cover of NHL 13. Click here to vote.  … Yes, I like Brad Richards but of course I voted for the King!  Who better to represent on the cover [...]
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