Vincent Lecavalier, Jarome Iginla Named NHL All-Star Captains

Cecile NguyenCorrespondent IJanuary 18, 2008

Vincent Lecavalier of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Jarome Iginla of the Calgary Flames will wear the “C” for the NHL All-Star Game for their respective conferences.

Both centers were voted into the starting lineup and are captains on their respective NHL clubs.

Iginla will be making his fourth All-Star appearance this season, while Lecavalier will play in his third All-Star game.

Lecavalier has 28 goals, 35 assists, and is tied with Ilya Kovalchuk and Sidney Crosby for most points in the NHL with 63.

Iginla is third in the league with 32 goals. The Flames captain also has 30 assists for a total of 62 points.

The All-Star festivities will take place in Atlanta, Georgia on January 26.