The National Hockey League Wednesday released the rosters for the 2018 All-Star Game, and not surprising, three Lightning players will join captain Steven Stamkos on the Atlantic Division team.
Left wing Nikita Kucherov, defenseman Victor Hedman and goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy were all named to the Atlantic Division squad, which will be coached by Jon Cooper.
BREAKING: #TBLightning LW Nikita Kucherov, D Victor Hedman, G Andrei Vasilevskiy all named to Atlantic Division for 2018 NHL All-Star Game.— WDAE (@620wdae) January 10, 2018
Kucherov currently leads the NHL in points (60) and goals (27, tied with Alex Ovechkin). Hedman is the NHL's leader in plus/minus (+24) and Vasilevskiy leads the NHL in wins (27) and is tops in the Eastern conference in goals against average (2.10) and save percentage (.933)