Scott was elected the captain of the
That cast doubt over whether he would be able to play in the All-Star game, which will be held Sunday in Nashville, and fans reacted negatively to any effort to exclude him. Finally, the NHL announced he will participate, and good for him.
His account of events shows how badly the NHL bungled what could have been a feel-good story about a journeyman getting his moment in the All-Star spotlight.
That spotlight, incidentally, won’t shine on
The NHL said Thursday that Washington’s Evgeny Kuznetsov will replace Ovechkin on the Metropolitan Division roster and Nashville’s
This year’s game will be played as a three-on-three tournament, with the Metropolitan Division facing the