The NHL wraps up All Star Weekend today with the second straight three on three All Star game. The Pacific and Central will start today’s game.
By winning the skills competition last night, the Atlantic Division got to pick whether they play in the first game or second game and got to choose their opponent.
They chose to play in the second game against the Metropolitan. So the Pacific and Central will get the game started.
The rules for this game are simple. Each team plays a 20 minute game and the winners move on to the final where a cool $1 million is on the line.
Here are the rosters:
Atlantic: Frans Nielsen- Red Wings, Nikita Kucherov– Lightning, Brad Marchand– Bruins, Auston Matthews– Maple Leafs, Kyle Okposo– Sabres, Vincent Trocheck– Panthers, Victor Hedman– Lightning, Erik Karlsson– Senators, Shea Weber– Canadiens, Carey Price– Canadiens and Tuukka Rask– Bruins
Metropolitan: Sidney Crosby– Penguins, Cam Atkinson– Blue Jackets, Taylor Hall– Devils, Alex Ovechkin– Capitals, Wayne Simmonds– Flyers, John Tavares– Islanders, Justin Falk– Hurricanes, Seth Jones– Blue Jackets, Ryan McDonagh– Rangers, Sergei Bobrovsky– Blue Jackets and Braden Holtby– Capitals
Central: Patrick Kane– Blackhawks, Patrik Laine– Jets, Nathan MacKinnon– Avalanche, Tyler Seguin– Stars, Vladimir Tarasenko– Blues, Jonathan Toews– Blackhawks, P.K. Subban– Predators, Duncan Keith– Blackhawks, Ryan Suter– Wild, Corey Crawford– Blackhawks, Devan Dubnyk– Wild
Pacific: Connor McDavid– Oilers, Jeff Carter– Kings, Johnny Gaudreau– Flames, Bo Horvat– Canucks, Ryan Kesler– Ducks, Joe Pavelski– Sharks, Brent Burns– Sharks, Drew Doughty– Kings, Cam Fowler– Ducks, Martin Jones– Sharks and Mike Smith– Coyotes
Now here is all the important information for today’s game:
2017 NHL All-Star Game
Staples Center – Los Angeles, CA
Start Time: 3:30 PM ET
Game 1: Pacific vs. Central
Game 2: Atlantic vs. Metropolitan
Game 3: Championship Game
Live Stream: NBC Sports
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