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This iteration of EA's NHL franchise had fighting return to the gameplay in addition to adding double minor penalties.   
The graphics for the PC version of the game used 2D sprites on a 3D background.  


The cover features Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman and New Jersey Devils captain Scott Stevens battling for a puck.  NHL 96 represents the last year that more than a single athlete is featured on the cover of the game.

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