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The NHL announced on Tuesday that Florida Panthers head coach Andrew Brunette, Carolina Hurricanes head coach Rod Brind’Amour, Colorado Avalanche head coach Jared Bednar, and Vegas Golden Knights head coach Pete DeBoer have been named the bench bosses for the Atlantic Division, Metropolitan Division, Central Division, and Pacific Division, respectively, for the 2022 NHL All-Star Game at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, February 5.
The coaches were determined by division leaders based on points percentage on Tuesday. The Hurricanes (.758, first in NHL), Panthers (.729, second), Avalanche (.719, third), and Golden Knights (.618, 13th) currently lead their respective divisions.
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The Golden Knights and the city of Las Vegas will host the 2022 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend, Feb. 4-5. The All-Stars will showcase their talents in the 2022 NHL All-Star Skills™ presented by DraftKings Sportsbook on Friday, Feb. 4 (7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports) before facing off in the 2022 Honda NHL® All-Star Game on Saturday, Feb. 5 (3 p.m. ET, ABC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports).
All-Star Rosters, Captains and Last Men In Announcement Schedule
The 2022 All-Star Game Rosters – including the four 2022 NHL All-Star Team Captains, as selected via the 2022 NHL All-Star Fan Vote™ – will be revealed live during this Thursday’s 6 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter on ESPN and Hockey Central on Sportsnet. Details on voting for the 2022 NHL All-Star Last Men In, which will give fans the ability to vote for the final player on each All-Star roster at NHL.com/lastmenin, also will be provided.