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14 minutes of video will give you a taste of what went on last night during the NHL Skills Competition.
Perry finished 2nd in the event to Patrick Kane.
Your place to discuss the draft which starts just after 8:00pm ET on NBC Sports Network in the USA and TSN plus RDS in Canada.
Any favorites to go last in the draft?
NHL All-Stars (roster)
from Adam Kimelman of NHL.com,
At 8 p.m., the players will be front and center for the 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft. Daniel Alfredsson and his assistant, Henrik Lundqvist, will put their selection skills to the test against Zdeno Chara and his assistant, Joffrey Lupul. Who will be the first player picked? Who will be the last? Will teammates be separated? Will brothers? Watch the drama unfold on the NBC Sports Network in the United States and TSN in Canada.
The NHL Network will have blanket coverage of NHL All-Star Media Day on Friday, as all the stars and coaches talk about what it means to be among the best in the game. Fans can tune in for live coverage from 3-6 p.m. ET. NHL Tonight will have recaps of all the day’s events at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.
via Katie Carrera tweet,
McPhee says Ovechkin isn’t comfortable participating in ASG as suspended player. Doesn’t want to be a distraction. Ovechkin will not attend.
added 12:20pm, via Darren Dreger tweet,
As we reported last night. The NHL is disappointed Ovechkin won’t be in Ottawa, but won’t discipline him for not going.
NEW YORK (January 20, 2012)—The National Hockey League announced today the events that will showcase hockey’s top talent in the 2012 Molson Canadian NHL All-Star Skills Competition on Saturday, Jan. 28 at Scotiabank Place during the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend in Ottawa. Live television coverage will be provided by CBC and RDS in Canada and NBC Sports Network in the United States beginning at 7 p.m., ET.
Team Alfredsson, captained by forward Daniel Alfredsson of the All-Star host Ottawa Senators, will compete against Team Chara, led by Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara, throughout the night for points in the overall team vs. team competition. Individual champions also will be crowned. The NHL All-Stars and Rookies will participate in six events: