By Jay Zawaski-

Friday afternoon, Yahoo’s Puck Daddy blog released the top rated Western Conference players in EA Sports’ annual hockey game, NHL 13.

Topping the Blackhawks are Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith, both rated a 90 overall. Marian Hossa and Patrick Sharp complete the top 4 with an 89 and 87 rating respectively.

Detroit’s Pavel Datsyuk is the highest rated player in the Western Conference, with a 95 overall rating.

NHL13 is out in stores on September 11th, but fans will have the opportunity to play the demo on both the XBOX 360 and PS3 next week.

The demo will feature 4 playable game modes.

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