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The rosters for the 2019 NHL All-Star Game are finally here.

On Wednesday night, the league announced the full rosters for the 64th NHL All-Star Game, taking place on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.

For the fourth consecutive year the NHL All-Star game format features a 3-on-3 tournament format between the four divisions.

Alex Ovechkin was tabbed as the captain for the Metro Division but withdrew from the event earlier in the day Wednesday. Edmonton's Connor McDavid will captain the Pacific Division, Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon will captain the Central Division and Toronto's Auston Matthews will captain the Atlantic Division.

2019 NHL All-Star Game Rosters:

Atlantic  Division

Forwards: Jack Eichel, Sabres (2nd), Nikita Kucherov, Lightning (3rd), Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs (3rd), David Pastrnak, Bruins (1st), Steven Stamkos, Lightning (6th), John Tavares, Maple Leafs (6th)

Defensemen: Thomas Chabot, Senators (1st), Keith Yandle, Panthers (3rd)

Goalies: Carey Price, Canadiens (7th), Jimmy Howard, Red Wings (3rd)

 

Metro Division

Forwards: Sebastian Aho, Hurricanes (1st), Cam Atkinson, Blue Jackets (2nd), Mathew Barzal, Islanders (1st), Sidney Crosby, Penguins (8th), Claude Giroux, Flyers (6th), Taylor Hall, Devils (5th)

Defensemen: Seth Jones,  Blue Jackets (3rd), John Carlson, Capitals (1st)

Goalies: Braden Holtby, Capitals (4th), Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers (6th)

 

Central Division

Forwards: Patrick Kane, Blackhawks (8th), Nathan MacKinnon, Avalanche (3rd),  Ryan O'Reilly, Blues (1st), Mikko Rantanen, Avalanche (1st), Mark Scheifele, Jets (1st), Blake Wheeler, Jets (2nd)

 

Defensemen: Miro Keiskanen, Stars (1st), Roman Josi, Predators (2nd)

Goalies: Devan Dubnyk, Wild (3rd), Pekka Rinne, Predators (3rd)

 

Pacific Division

Forwards: Johnny Gaudreau, Flames (5th),Clayton Keller, Coyotes (1st), Connor McDavid, Oilers (3rd), Joe Pavelski, Sharks (3rd), Elias Pettersson, Canucks (1st)

Defensemen:  Brent Burns, Sharks (6th), Drew Doughty, Kings (6th), Erik Karlsson, Sharks (6th)

Goalies: Marc-Andre Fleury, Golden Knights (4th), John Gibson, Ducks (2nd)

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