Martin St. Louis earns NHL All-Star second team spot
Martin St. Louis was named to the NHL All-Star Second Team at right wing.
By ANDREW ASTLEFORDFS Florida
TAMPA, Fla. – Martin St. Louis was named an NHL Second Team All-Star at right wing, the league announced Wednesday.
St. Louis, 38, was voted to the second team for the fourth time.
The Washington Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin, a previous five-time selection to the NHL First All-Star Team as a left wing, was voted to the top team as a right wing to become the second player in league history to receive the top honor at multiple positions. He joins Mark Messier, who was honored at left wing (1980-81, 1981-82) and center (1989-90, 1991-92).
St. Louis had 60 points with 43 assists in 48 games played this season. Representatives of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association conduct voting for the all-star teams at regular season’s end.
Here are the complete teams:
NHL First Team All-Star
G Sergei Bobrovsky, Columbus Blue Jackets 38 21 11 6 2.00 .932 4
D P.K. Subban, Montreal Canadiens 42 23:14 11 27 38