EA Sports unveiled what it's calling "Digital 6" jerseys today, creative reimaginings of some of hockey's most classic looks.
As an Original 6 team, the Bruins got in on the action. Their digital jersey is...well, just take a look.
Our past meets the future. Get your #Digital6 jersey in @EASPORTSNHL #NHL19: https://t.co/dxZZKFM1mf pic.twitter.com/L2Tmlv8sEj— Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) November 5, 2018
"The 13 stripes surrounding their logo represent the earliest American colonies, while seven stripes along the torso are a unique addition to help complete the look of a flag."
I'll give EA credit for thinking outside the box and having some fun with this, but hopefully these jerseys remain in the digital world.
Per EA, the jerseys are available in HUT mode today.
You can see the other five jerseys here:
A new look for the Original 6. Only in #NHL19 Ultimate Team. Available in all modes Nov 19. https://t.co/mWgn0TYDr4 #Digital6 @adidashockey pic.twitter.com/WWkUCvFMzE— #NHL19 (@EASPORTSNHL) November 5, 2018
Your thoughts? Cool, or kill it with fire?