McDavid, MacKinnon, Ovechkin, Pastrnak named All-Star captains
NHL All-Star weekend to be held in St. Louis on Jan. 24-25
Edmonton's Connor McDavid, Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon, Washington's Alex Ovechkin and Boston's David Pastrnak were voted NHL All-Star captains on Saturday.
This is set to be Ovechkin's eighth All-Star appearance in his 15th season. His 22 goals rank third in the league, trailing Pastrnak by six.
The defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues host All-Star Weekend in January. The skills competition is Friday, Jan. 24 and the 3-on-3 tournament is Saturday, Jan. 25. Both events will be broadcast live on CBC Television and streamed live on cbcsports.ca.