National Hockey League fans have voted Lightning captain Steven Stamkos onto the Atlantic Division squad for the upcoming NHL All-Star Game set for Saturday, Feb. 5 in Las Vegas.
He joins teammates Victor Hedman and Andre Vasilevskiy, who were already named to the Atlantic’s 11-man squad. Each team in the NHL’s four divisions had one person in the “Last Man In” balloting by fans.
It will be a team-record seventh All-Star appearance for Stamkos. The All-Star tournament consists of three 20-minute games. Two Eastern Conference divisions and two Western Conference divisions play and the winners to meet in the final.
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