the national hockey League announced the names of players who will participate in the all-star game, which will be held from 24 to 26 January 2020 at the ice arena “the enterprise Center” in St. Louis. In the list of participants includes only one Russian – Artemiy Panarin.
Previously from participation in the Match NHL stars refused the Russian forward “Washington” Alexander Ovechkin, who was elected captain of the Metropolitan division. 34-year-old striker “capitals”, explained his refusal by the desire to prepare better for matches for his club.
the NHL announced the composition of the participants of the “NHL all-star game in 2020.” Artemiy Panarin is the only representative of Russia. https://t.co/AHEyHrCWZ1
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Capital division: Kyle Palmieri (“NJ”), Matthew Barzal (“islanders”), Artemy Panarin (“Rangers”), Travis Konecny (Philadelphia), Jake Guentzel (“Pittsburgh”), John Carlson (“Washington), Dougie Hamilton (Calgary), Seth Jones (“Columbus”), Joonas Corbicula (“Columbus”), Braden Holtby (Washington).
Atlantic division: Aston Matthews (Toronto), David Pastrnak (Boston), Jack Icel (Buffalo), Tyler Bertuzzi (“Detroit”), Anthony Duclair (“Ottawa”), Victor Hedman (Tampa Bay), Shea Weber (“Mineral”), the Tuukka Rask (Boston), Fredrik Andersen (Toronto).
Pacific division: Connor McDavid, Leon Dreiseitl (both from Edmonton), Angers Kopitar (“Los Angeles”), Logan Couture (“San Jose”), Elias Pettersson (Vancouver), Jakub of Silfverberg (Anaheim), Matthew Tkachuk (“calgary”), Mark Giordano (Calgary), Darcy Kuemper (“Arizona”).
Central division: Patrick Kane (Chicago), Nathan McKinnon (the”Colorado”), Tyler SEGUIN (Dallas), Ryan O Reilly (“St. Louis”), mark Cheifly (“Winnipeg”), Alex Pietrangelo (“St. Louis”), novel Yosi (Nashville), Jordan Binnington (“St. Louis”), Connor Hellebuyck (“Winnipeg”).