Pete DeBoer Named Head Coach of Pacific Division All-Star Team

Today the NHL announced the coaches for All-Star Weekend, and Pete DeBoer of the Vegas Golden Knights will represent the Pacific Division.

From the NHL’s press release:

Brunette’s Panthers (.729, 23-7-5), Bednar’s Avalanche (.719, 22-8-2), Brind’Amour’s Hurricanes (.758, 24 7 2) and DeBoer’s Golden Knights (.618, 23-14-1) have recorded the highest points percentages in their respective divisions (through games of Jan. 10).

The Golden Knights and the city of Las Vegas will host the 2022 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend, Feb. 4-5. The All-Stars will showcase their talents in the 2022 NHL All-Star Skills™ presented by DraftKings Sportsbook on Friday, Feb. 4 (7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports) before facing off in the 2022 Honda NHL® All-Star Game on Saturday, Feb. 5 (3 p.m. ET, ABC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports).

Additionally, the 2022 All-Star Game Rosters, including the four captains as selected through fan vote, will be revealed live during this Thursday’s 6 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter on ESPN in the United States and Hockey Central on Sportsnet in Canada.