Vancouver, BC - The National Hockey League announced today that Vancouver Canucks forward Elias Pettersson will represent Team Pacific in the 2020 Honda NHL All-Star Game held on January 24 and 25 in St. Louis, Missouri.
Pettersson, 21, has recorded 41 points in his second NHL season (18-23-41) through 40 games played. The Sundsvall, Sweden native has registered 12 multi-point games including a four-point game (1-3-4) this season and leads all Canucks in goals, points and game-winning goals (5).
Pettersson was named NHL player of the week from Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 2019 after a nine-point effort (3-6-9) over four games played.
The 2020 NHL All-Star Weekend starts Friday, January 24 at 6 p.m. PT (SN, CBC) with the NHL All-Star Skills competition followed by the Honda All-Star Game on Saturday, January 25 at 5 p.m. PT (SN, CBC).
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