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Montreal to host '09 All-Star Game

Updated: January 23, 2007, 6:08 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The NHL Board of Governors on Tuesday approved Montreal as the site of the 2009 All-Star Game, an event that will come during the season when the Canadiens celebrate their 100th anniversary.

Montreal has hosted a league-high 13 All-Star Games, but the last was in 1993.

"We've very, very happy to have been appointed the All-Star Game," Canadiens president Pierre Boivin told the Canadian Press. "It's going to be our centennial year and we said from the beginning that we want to do everything ...

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