The Kontinental Hockey League presents the logo and format of the 2012 All-Star Game, which will take place in Riga on the 21st of January.
During the break in the Dinamo Riga vs. Lev game the fans were treated to a presentation which included the unveiling of the new All-Star Game logo and the answer to the question on everyone’s lips – the names of the players to captain the Eastern and Western Conference teams.
The captain of the Eastern Conference team will be Metallurg Magnitogorsk forward Sergei Fedorov, and leading the stars of the Western Conference will be Dinamo Riga defenseman Sandis Ozolins.
The emblem of the All-Star Game has undergone its first change in three years, with the 2012 logo being specially designed for Riga. This season’s event will have much more that is new, exciting features which differ greatly from what fans have seen before. For the entire month leading up to the 2012 All-Star Game there will be many celebrations of hockey in the widest variety of formats.