Eric Staal, Nicklas Lidstrom chosen
Carolina Hurricanes forward Eric Staal and Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom were picked team captains for the NHL All-Star Game, the league and NHLPA announced Tuesday.
The NHL is straying from the traditional Eastern Conference vs. Western Conference format this year, and among the changes are the way the teams will be formed. The teams are now designated as Team Staal (white jerseys) and Team Lidstrom (dark blue).
The 42-man All-Star roster was ...
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