Let the voting begin! NHL unveils All-Star fan ballot
On Friday, the NHL released its 100-player ballot for fan voting in the 2011 All-Star Game.
Starting on Nov. 15 through Jan. 3, fans can vote for three forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender, regardless of conference, and the top vote-getters will be the starters. The NHL All-Star Game is on Jan. 30 in Raleigh, N.C. The remaining 36 All-Star players will be named by the NHL hockey ops department, as per the new format and rules released by the league this past Wednesday.
Each team has at least two players on the 100-player ballot, with the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks leading the way with six. Here is the complete list: