Malkin, Letang Picked Early In NHL-All Star Fantasy Draft
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) — Penguins center and NHL points leader Evgeni Malkin was taken fifth overall by Team Chara in the 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft.
Defenseman Kris Letang was chosen 10th overall by Team Alfredsson, and winger James Neal joined Letang on Team Alfredsson 18 picks later.
The following are the complete All-Star Game rosters. Team Chara will wear blue uniforms and Team Alfredsson will wear white.
The 2012 NHL All-Star Game is at noon Saturday.
Forwards: Evgeni Malkin, Pavel Datsyuk, Joffrey Lupul, Marian Hossa, Corey Perry, Phil Kessel, Patrick Kane, Jarome Iginla, Marian Gaborik, Jordan Eberle, Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn.
Defensemen: Kimmo Timonen, Ryan Suter, Brian Campbell, Dion Phaneuf, Dennis Wideman.
Goalies: Tim Thomas, Carey Price, Jimmy Howard.
Forwards: James Neal, Jason Spezza, Claude Giroux, Steven Stamkos, Daniel Sedin, Milan Michalek, Henrik Sedin, John Tavares, Scott Hartnell, Jason Pominville, Logan Couture.
Defensemen: Kris Letang, Erik Karlsson, Shea Weber, Dan Girardi, Keith Yandle, Alex Edler.
Goalies: Henrik Lundqvist, Jonathan Quick, Brian Elliott.