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Carle Named To YoungStars Game

by Staff Writer / San Jose Sharks
Sharks rookie blueliner Matt Carle joined 22 other players named to participate in the NHL YoungStars Game presented by Upper Deck, on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at American Airlines Center in Dallas.  Christian Ehrhoff and Jonathan Cheechoo have previously skated in the event.
 
The YoungStars Game will be telecast live on VERSUS in the United States and on CBC and RDS in Canada, beginning at 7:30 p.m., ET and followed immediately by the Dodge Nitro/NHL SuperSkills Competition.
 
YoungStars players were selected by the NHL’s Hockey Operations Department, in consultation with League General Managers.
 
            The 2007 NHL All-Star Celebration, hosted by the American Airlines Center in Dallas, will feature live national broadcasts of the NHL YoungStars Game presented by Upper Deck and Dodge Nitro/NHL SuperSkills event on Tuesday, Jan. 23, and the NHL All-Star Game on Wednesday, Jan. 24 on VERSUS in the United States and CBC and RDS in Canada starting at 8 p.m., ET. NASN, the NHL’s exclusive broadcast partner in Europe, will provide live to more than 25 countries and territories in Europe. NHL RADIO on Westwood One will provide exclusive, national radio coverage in the United States and Canada, while Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio each will provide radio play-by-play coverage.
 
Below is the entire roster for the YoungStars Game.
 
2007 NHL YoungStars Game presented by Upper Deck
(Statistics through games of Jan. 12, 2007)
 
 
EASTERN CONFERENCE
 
                                                                                  2006-07 Statistics
Goaltender                                                         Age    GP    W     L  OT   GAA     Draft  Rd.  Pick
Kari Lehtonen, Atlanta Thrashers                           23     38    19    11      7    2.81      2002      1       2
 
                                                                                 2006-07 Statistics
Defensemen                                                       Age    GP     G     A  Pts               Draft  Rd.  Pick
* Mike Green, Washington Capitals                        21     42      2      6      8                2004      1     29
Andrej Meszaros, Ottawa Senators                       21     46      4    19    23                2004      1     23
Ryan Whitney, Pittsburgh Penguins                       23     42      7    19    26                2002      1       5
 
                                                                                 2006-07 Statistics
Forwards                                                             Age    GP     G     A  Pts               Draft  Rd.  Pick
Patrick Eaves, Ottawa Senators                            22     46      9    13    22                2003      1     29
* Phil Kessel, Boston Bruins                                  19     29      5      4      9                2006      1       5
* Evgeni Malkin, Pittsburgh Penguins                     20     38    20    21    41                2004      1       2
Zach Parise, New Jersey Devils                             22     44    17    17    34                2003      1     17
* Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh Penguins                       18     41    12      3    15                2006      1       2
Alex Steen, Toronto Maple Leafs                            22     45      9    10    19                2002      1     24
Thomas Vanek, Buffalo Sabres                              22     44    23    23    46                2003      1       5
 
* rookie
 
WESTERN CONFERENCE
 
                                                                                  2006-07 Statistics
Goaltender                                                         Age    GP    W     L  OT   GAA     Draft  Rd.  Pick
Peter Budaj, Colorado Avalanche                           24     24    12      9      2    2.59      2001      2     63
 
                                                                                 2006-07 Statistics
Defensemen                                                       Age    GP     G     A  Pts               Draft  Rd.  Pick
* Matt Carle, San Jose Sharks                               22     39      3    18    21                2003      2     47
Brent Seabrook, Chicago Blackhawks                   21     42      2      9    11                2003      1     14
* Ladislav Smid, Edmonton Oilers                         20     40      0      4      4                2004      1       9
Shea Weber, Nashville Predators                          21     44      7    16    23                2003      2     49
 
 
                                                                                 2006-07 Statistics
Forwards                                                             Age    GP     G     A  Pts               Draft  Rd.  Pick
Ryan Getzlaf, Anaheim Ducks                               21     46    18    11    29                2003      1     19
Jussi Jokinen, Dallas Stars                                    23     45      9    13    22                2001      6   192
* Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles Kings                         19     45    12    27    39                2005      1     11
* Alexander Radulov, Nashville Predators              20     31    11      9    20                2004      1     15
Lee Stempniak, St. Louis Blues                             23     43    13    13    26                2003      5   148
* Wojtek Wolski, Colorado Avalanche                    20     42    15    16    31                2004      1     21
 
* rookie
 
 
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