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NHL All-Star Game 2022: captains, rosters, coaches for 67th annual game

NHL All-Star Game 2022: captains, rosters, coaches for 67th annual game

The NHL’s decision not to send players to the Olympics this year means the league’s top talent will instead showcase their skills during the All-Star Game, which is set to be played in Las Vegas on February 5.

As in previous years, 11 players from each division (nine skaters and two goalies) will compete in a 3v3 tournament, with the winner taking the whole thing. The NHL on Thursday announced 10 entrants for each division, with 11th place being voted on by fans in the Last Man In competition.

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There are plenty of familiar faces in this year’s All-Star Game, such as Connor McDavid, Victor Hedman, Nathan MacKinnon and Alex Ovechkin, as well as 18 newcomers who will be making their debut All-Star Game, a group titled by Cale Makar.

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2022 NHL All-Star Game captains, rosters and coaches:

Who are the 2022 NHL All-Star Captains?

The following players were voted division captains by fans: Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews (Atlantic), Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon (Center), Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin (Metropolitan) and ‘Oilers forward Connor McDavid (Pacific).

What are the lineups for the 2022 NHL All-Star Game?

Atlantic Division

The Head Coach: Andrew Brunette, Panthers

Pos. Last name Team Appearance
F Drake battherson Senators 1st
F Patrice Bergeron Bruins 3rd
F Jonathan huberdeau Panthers 2nd
F Dylan Larkin red wings 2nd
F Auston Matthews (C) maple leaves 4th
F Nick suzuki Canadians 1st
D Rasmus dahlin Sabers 1st
D Victor hedman Lightning bay 3rd
To be determined Last man’s vote winner
g Jack campbell maple leaves 1st
g Andrei Vasilevskiy Flash 4th

Metropolitan Division

The Head Coach: Rod Brind’Amour, Hurricanes

Pos. Last name Team Appearance
F Sebastien aho Hurricanes 2nd
F Claude giroux Circulars 7th
F Jack hughes Devils 1st
F Alex Ovechkin (C) capitals 1st
F Chris Krieder Rangers 2nd
D Adam fox Rangers 1st
D Adam pelech Islanders 1st
D Zach Werenski Blue jackets 2nd
To be determined Last man’s vote winner
g Frederik andersen Hurricanes 2nd
g Tristan jarry Penguins 2nd

Central division

The Head Coach: Jared Bednar, Avalanche

Pos. Last name Team Appearance
F Kyle connor Jets 1st
F Alex DeBrincat Blackhawks 1st
F Kirill Kaprizov Savage 1st
F Clayton keller Coyotes 2nd
F Jordan kyrou Blues 1st
F Nathan MacKinnon (C) avalanche 4th
F Joe pavelski Stars 4th
D Makar Wedge avalanche 1st
To be determined Last man’s vote winner
g Juuse saros Predators 1st
g Cam Talbot Savage 1st

Pacific Division

The Head Coach: Pete DeBoer, Golden Knights

Pos. Last name Team Appearance
F Leon Draisaitl Oilers 3rd
F Jordan eberle Kraken 2nd
F Johnny Gaudreau Flames 6th
F Adrien kempe kings 1st
F Connor McDavid (center) Oilers 5th
F Timo meier the Sharks 1st
F Brand Pierre Golden knights 1st
D Alex Pietrangelo Golden knights 3rd
To be determined Last man’s vote winner
g John gibson Ducks 3rd
g Thatcher Demko Canucks 1st

Which players were elected Last Men In?

Fans can vote for four players from a list of 32 nominees to determine the final 2022 NHL All-Star players, who complete the rosters. Fans can vote 10 in a 24-hour period ending Monday, January 17. The top four voters from each division will then join the All-Star Team for their respective division. A link to vote can be found here.

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Who are the 2022 NHL All-Star Game Head Coaches?

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The All-Star head coaches are interim Panthers coach Andrew Brunette, Hurricanes coach Rod Brind’Amour, Avalanche coach Jared Bednar and Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer.

Their teams achieved the highest point percentages in their respective divisions in games played on January 10.

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