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Daniel Alfredsson of the host Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara will serve as captains for the NHL All-Star game.
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Zdeno Chara’s resume has be en very impressive during his time with the Boston Bruins, and now he's adding a new accolade. Chara has been named one of the captains for the upcoming All-Star weekend. The announcement was made by the NHL and NHLPA. Chara will be sharing the title of captain with Ottawa Senators right winger Daniel Alfredsson. The two players will take part in...
When an a specific city gets to host an All-Star game, I wonder if the NHL offices try to find every single way to make it hosting team oriented. The league took another step to make the All-Star game extra friendly today by announcing the two captains that will lead the two teams against each other. Ottawa's Daniel Alfredsson and former Senator Zdeno Chara will be wearing the...
from Adam Kimelman of NHL.com, The 2012 Tim Hortons NHL All-Star Game will be a battle between the hometown hero and the defending Stanley Cup champion.
Team Alfredsson will face Team Chara when the NHL’s best meet in Ottawa for All-Star Weekend, as the NHL on Wednesday named Ottawa’s Daniel Alfredsson and Boston’s Zdeno Chara team captains.
They will take turns picking their...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Daniel Alfredsson of the host Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara will serve as captains for the NHL All-Star game.
Daniel Alfredsson of the host Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara will serve as captains for the NHL All-Star Game.
Daniel Alfredsson and Jason Spezza scored, Craig Anderson made 37 saves and the Ottawa Senators earned a 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday.
Anderson has a 7-1-1 record and .945 save percentage this month.
The Senators have climbed to fifth in the Eastern Conference and hold a nine-point advantage over the ninth-place Leafs.
Kyle Turris also scored for Ottawa, which...
Plenty of Bruins players have got the moves on the ice. Does that mean they have what it takes to compete on Dancing With the Stars? NESN Nation's Dan Duquette doesn't think that Tim Tebow is the only active athlete who might be deserving of an invite to appear on the show. That's why he asked our Twitter followers which Bruins players they'd like to see dancing....
Daniel Alfredsson and Jason Spezza scored and Craig Anderson made 37 saves and the Ottawa Senators earned a 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday.
via Sports Illustrated, Who is hockey’s hardest hitter?
Zdeno Chara, Bruins D 18%
Jordin Tootoo, Predators RW 15%
Cal Clutterbuck, Wild RW 11%
Douglas Murray, Sharks D 10%
Dion Phaneuf, Leafs D 8%
Chara may be feared in the East, where he has played his entire career, but Western Conferencers voted Tootoo and Murray (15% each) as the heaviest hitters… . The top...
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Admit it. This was the most memorable moment of last year's All-Star Game.
I hate being contrarian, or show Buzz Killington levels of pooping on parties, but I just can't muster up much caring for the NHL All-Star game this year. I couldn't muster up much for it last year, either. Or in 2009. Or even in 2008 when it was in my backyard. It's just not something that...