Calgary Flames’ Giordano and Gaudreau among 2016 NHL All-Stars
CALGARY – Mark Giordano and Johnny Gaudreau will be representing the Calgary Flames in the 2016 NHL All-Star celebration.
The National Hockey League announced the complete roster on Wednesday.
Forty players selected by the league will be joining the four division captains elected by fans in the 2016 NHL All-Star Fan Vote: Jaromir Jagr of the Florida Panthers (Atlantic), Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks (Central), Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals (Metropolitan) and John Scott of the Arizona Coyotes (Pacific).
The four head coaches for the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star celebration will be Gerard Gallant of the Florida Panthers (Atlantic Division), Lindy Ruff of the Dallas Stars (Central Division), Darryl Sutter of the Los Angeles Kings (Pacific Division) and Barry Trotz of the Washington Capitals (Metropolitan Division).
The 2016 All-Star celebration will be held at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Jan. 30 and 31.
Below are the complete rosters for each division, comprised of six forwards, three defencemen and two goaltenders per team:
|Atlantic Division||Central Division|
|F Patrice Bergeron (BOS)||F Jamie Benn (DAL)|
|F Jaromir Jagr (FLA)*||F Matt Duchene (COL)|
|F Leo Komarov (TOR)||F Patrick Kane (CHI)*|
|F Dylan Larkin (DET)||F Tyler Seguin (DAL)|
|F Ryan O’Reilly (BUF)||F Vladimir Tarasenko (STL)|
|F Steven Stamkos (TBL)||F Jonathan Toews (CHI)|
|D Aaron Ekblad (FLA)||D Dustin Byfuglien (WPG)|
|D Erik Karlsson (OTT)||D Roman Josi (NSH)|
|D P.K. Subban (MTL)||D Shea Weber (NSH)|
|G Ben Bishop (TBL)||G Devan Dubnyk (MIN)|
|G Roberto Luongo (FLA)||G Pekka Rinne (NSH)|
|Metropolitan Division||Pacific Division|
|F Nicklas Backstrom (WSH)||F Johnny Gaudreau (CGY)|
|F Claude Giroux (PHI)||F Taylor Hall (EDM)|
|F Evgeni Malkin (PIT)||F Joe Pavelski (SJS)|
|F Alex Ovechkin (WSH)*||F Corey Perry (ANA)|
|F Brandon Saad (CBJ)||F John Scott (ARI)*|
|F John Tavares (NYI)||F Daniel Sedin (VAN)|
|D Justin Faulk (CAR)||D Brent Burns (SJS)|
|D Kris Letang (PIT)||D Drew Doughty (LAK)|
|D Ryan McDonagh (NYR)||D Mark Giordano (CGY)|
|G Braden Holtby (WSH)||G John Gibson (ANA)|
|G Cory Schneider (NJD)||G Jonathan Quick (LAK)|
|* Fan-elected captain|