Pavelski in semifinals of video game cover contest

San Jose Sharks All-Star Joe Pavelski has reached the semifinals of EA Sports' NHL '17 cover contest.

The Plover native is up against Connor McDavid of Edmonton this week in the semifinals.

Last week he topped the LA Kings' Anze Kopitar.

Semifinal voting runs May 3-9. You can follow the link attached, or use #NHL17Pavelski on twitter to cast your vote.

In the meantime, Pavs and the Sharks will continue to focus on Nashville. They lead the Predators 2-1 in their Western Conference semifinal series.