All Star game or lame?

Jan 23, 2007 3:56 AM

The All Star Game on VS channel and not on NBC is a slapshot in the league’s face.

The starters:

EAST: Crosby (Pittsburgh), Ovechkin (WAS), Briere (BUF), Souray (Montreal), Campbell (BUF). Goalie, Miller (BOS).

WEST: Thornton (SJose), Sakic (COL), Cheechoo (SJ), Lidstrom (DET) Niedermayer (ANA). Goalie: Luongo (VAN).

WEDNESDAY

East vs West: Explosive youth vs. veteran smarts. We’ll go with the experience. WEST.

FRIDAY

Preds at Hawks: Nashville leads NHL in points. PREDS.

Kings at Canucks: Luongo red hot in nets. CANUCKS.

SATURDAY

Kings at Oilers: No rest for weary LA. OILERS.

Preds at Blues: St. Louis capable of upset. BLUES.

Bruins at Sens: Ottawa won last matchup in Boston. SENS.