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2017 All-Star Coverage Recap

Check out our full coverage and content from the 2017 NHL All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles

by Chris Wescott / Head Writer

Oilers TV and were on location in Los Angeles, CA for the 2017 NHL All-Star Weekend. Check out all of the coverage and content as team captain Connor McDavid led the Pacific Division in his first All-Star event. 

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On our third and final day of All-Star Weekend, Connor McDavid captained the Pacific Division in the 3-on-3 tournament. McDavid had a goal and two assists as the Pacific Division crushed the Central 10-3 in the opening game. McDavid scored a goal in the final, but the Pacific Division fell to the Metropolitan by a score of 4-3.

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Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: HOW?! Because Connor. #NHLAllStar

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: A little McDavid magic! #NHLAllStar


Video: NHL ALL-STAR | Post Game McDavid



On day two of our trip, Connor McDavid spoke with the media, and took part in the Skills Competition. McDavid went 4-for-6 in 15.640 of time during the accuracy shooting competition. He won the fastest skater competition, racing against Nathan MacKinnon. In an attempt to make history, McDavid had a lap time of 13.310, falling just shy of the record (13.172).

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: Just shy of the record. #NHLAllStar

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: Connor & Justin! #NHLAllStar


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Video: Fastest Skater: McDavid shows his incredible speed


Tweet from @PR_NHL: Wayne Gretzky will serve as head coach of the Metropolitan Division for this weekend's #NHLAllStar festivities.

Tweet from @cmcdavid97: Count me in


On day one, Oilers TV and arrived in sunny California and witnessed the NHL unveil its NHL 100 list. We spoke to some of the greats, like Jari Kurri and Mark Messier, while Wayne Gretzky, Bobby Orr and Mario Lemieux had a press conference.


Video: NHL ALL-STAR | Gretzky, Orr and Lemieux

Tweet from @Sportsnet: Connor McDavid joined the panel to talk about who he's looking forward to playing with in the #NHLAllStar Game.




    In the leadup to All-Star Weekend, we caught up with The Great One to discuss the upcoming festivities and more, and also heard from Connor McDavid on his first All-Star adventure.

    Video: EXCLUSIVE | Wayne Gretzky



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