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NHL All-Star Fan Vote to determine team captains now open

Players with most Twitter, Instagram engagement to receive $50,000 in charitable donations

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

NEW YORK - For the fifth straight year, fans will determine the four captains for the Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend. The 2020 NHL All-Star Fan Vote™ presented by adidas is now open online at and via the NHL® App.

For the first time, players have the opportunity to earn a donation to the charitable organization of their choice as part of the voting process. The player with the most retweets on Twitter and the player with the most 'likes' on Instagram across all of his posts that use the hashtag #NHLAllStar will each receive a $25,000 USD donation to the charity of his choice.

adidas, the authentic outfitter of on-ice uniforms and an official supplier of licensed apparel and headwear of the NHL, is the presenting sponsor of the NHL All-Star Fan Vote for the second straight year.

The 2020 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend will once again consist of a three-game tournament, played in a 3-on-3 format, featuring four teams - one for each NHL division. Fans can cast votes online at and via the NHL App for one player from each division, without regard to position. Voting concludes at 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, Dec. 20, with the top vote-getters by division - regardless of position - named All-Stars and captains.

Fans are permitted to select as few as one player and a maximum of four players per ballot. The maximum number of ballots cast per 24-hour period for each fan is 10.

How to vote: features interactive ballots available in 10 languages - English, French, Czech, Finnish, German, Mandarin, Russian, Slovak, Spanish and Swedish - and accessible anywhere in the world.

• The NHL App offers fans a mobile interactive ballot that is available on most devices.

• Fans can join the conversation by using the official hashtag #NHLAllStar.

The Blues and the city of St. Louis will host the 2020 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend, from Jan. 24 25, including the 2020 NHL All-Star Skills™ on Friday, Jan. 24 (8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CT, NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS) and the 2020 Honda NHL® All-Star Game on Saturday, Jan. 25 (8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CT, NBC, CBC, SN, TVAS). The 2020 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend marks the third time NHL All-Star activities will take place in St. Louis. The Blues previously hosted the event in 1970 and 1988, both at St. Louis Arena.

adidas is a global designer and developer of athletic and lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories with the mission to be the best sports brand in the world. As an innovation and design leader, adidas engineers the best in high-performance products to make athletes better, faster and stronger and creates a range of classic and fresh lifestyle and high-fashion lines. As the authentic outfitter of on-ice uniforms and an official supplier of licensed apparel and headwear of the NHL, adidas Hockey creates the ADIZERO Authentic NHL jerseys for all 31 NHL teams. Join the conversation at @adidashockey.

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