The NHL All-Star Game Has A New Format

Alex Ovechkin Hockey NHL Washington Capitals

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The NHL will change the format of its annual All-Star Game this February, several news outlets report.Fans will still be asked to vote for the starters. But the remainder of the rosters will be selected by the NHL’s Hockey Operations department.

The major change that appears imminent is that captains from each conference will select their squad from the larger rosters chosen by Hockey Operations, according to TSN.

The league should formally announce the changes in the coming days.

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