BOSTON - The National Hockey League announced today, January 13, that Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron has been selected for the 2022 NHL All-Star Atlantic Division team.
The nomination marks Bergeron's third NHL All-Star appearance after being selected for back-to-back games in 2015 and 2016.
Bergeron, who is in his second season serving as the Bruins captain, has recorded 11 goals and 17 assists for 28 points with a plus-eight rating in 32 games this season. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound center ranks second on the team in goals, assists, points and plus/minus. He also leads the NHL in faceoff win percentage (64.3%, min. 50 faceoffs).
Over his 18-year career spent entirely with the Bruins, Bergeron has 386 goals and 559 assists for 945 points in 1,175 games, ranking fourth on the franchise's all-time scoring list. Additionally, Bergeron is tied for the most Selke Trophy wins in NHL history with four from 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2017.
The 36-year-old L'Ancienne Lorette, Quebec native was originally selected by the Bruins in the second round (45th overall) of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.