Thursday, January 22, 2004

2004 All-Star Backups Announced

Here is the list of players that will represent their respective teams at the All-Star Game in February. If you are a fan of one of the NHL's smaller market franchises. You have been denied a represenative. Pittsburgh, Carolina, Buffalo, Chicago, Edmonton, and Anaheim have not played well all year. The first draft of the list was announced on ESPN's NHL 2night during the 1st and 2nd intermissions of a NY Rangers v. Philadelphia game.

Eastern Conference
Robert Lang, Washington
Mark Messier, NY Rangers
Keith Primeau, Philadelphia
Jeremy Roenick, Philadelphia
Mats Sundin, Toronto
Daniel Alfredsson, Ottawa
Marian Hossa, Ottawa
Jaromir Jagr, Washington
Gary Roberts, Toronto
Adrian Aucoin, NY Islanders
Nick Boynton, Boston
Wade Redden, Ottawa
Sheldon Souray, Montreal
Roberto Luongo, Florida
Jose Theodore, Montreal

Western Conference
Pavel Datsyuk, Detroit
Patrick Marleau, San Jose
Joe Sakic, Colorado
Shane Doan, Phoenix
Jarome Iginla, Calgary
Rick Nash, Columbus
Markus Naslund, Vancouver
Alex Tanguay, Colorado
Keith Tkachuk, St. Louis
Filip Kuba, Minnesota
Mattias Norstrom, Los Angeles
Chris Pronger, St. Louis
Kimmo Timonen, Nashville
Dwayne Roloson, Minnesota
Tomas Vokoun, Nashville