It’s time for the NHL All Star weekend. Some extra hype this year with the fan voting and John Scott being voted in.
But here’s everything you need to know:
Inside the “goodie bags” each All Star gets a personalized Gibson Les Paul & more. See what’s in it ==> HERE
Yup, the Mascot Showdown is back ==> HERE
Schedule of events:
Friday, Jan. 29
- Media availability, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., EST
Saturday, Jan. 30
- All-Stars Red Carpet ceremony (outside arena), 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. EST
- NHL All-Star Skills Competition, 7 p.m. EST. Competitions include fastest skater, breakaway challenge, shooting accuracy, skills challenge relay, hardest shot and shootout.
Sunday, Jan. 31
- NHL All-Star Game, 5 p.m., EST. Two teams will play a 3-on-3, 20-minute game, another two will do the same, then the winners will meet to play for a $1 million prize, which will be split by the 11-player winning team of two goalies, three defenseman and six forwards.
TV: NBCSN, CBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports.
If you haven’t read the piece that John Scott wrote about his All Star experience so far, you should. Read it ==> HERE
The link to the NHL’s All Star weekend website ==> HERE