NHL 20 introduces new game modes such as Squad Battles in Ice Hockey Ultimate team.
The NBC Sports commentary team and broadcast package has been dropped and replaced with a new EA Sports broadcast package and commentary team, featuring James Cybulski as the play-by-play commentator and Ray Ferraro returning as colour commentator.
The two men will be joined by other celebrity guests such as Drake for certain games.
During the 2019 NHL Awards, EA announced that NHL 20 will be getting a new shooting engine powered by RPM to reflect signature shots of players such as P. K. Subban and Alexander Ovechkin. World of CHEL now has Chel challenges, weekly in-game events and more.