The National Hockey League announced today that Adam Pelech has been selected to represent the New York Islanders at the 2022 NHL All-Star Weekend. This year's festivities will take place in Las Vegas, NV at T-Mobile Arena, with the Skills Competition on Friday, Feb. 4 and the All-Star Game the following evening, Saturday, Feb. 5.
Through 327 games with the Islanders, Pelech, has 80 points (16 goals and 64 assists). Since his rookie season (2016-17), Pelech leads the team in plus/minus with a +46, as well as this season with a +4 rating. The Toronto, ON native has also played in 48 career playoff games the past three seasons, scoring 12 points (two goals and 10 assists).
This is the first NHL All-Star appearance for Pelech in his career.
The Islanders selected Pelech in the third round (65th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft.