Laval is on the point of host the AHL All-Star Basic.
After two canceled editions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2023 AHL All-Star Basic offered by Bell in collaboration with Manulife Financial institution will lastly happen on February 5 and 6 at Place Bell in Laval.
Ahead Anthony Richard will characterize the Rocket throughout this weekend of festivities. The Trois-Rivières native is having the very best season of his skilled profession and is happy to spend some high quality time together with his household throughout the weekend — and to showcase his abilities.
“It was a objective I had set in the beginning of the season to characterize the Rocket on the All-Star Sport and to do it in Laval is even higher,” Richard mentioned. “I’m blissful to have the ability to stay this with my household and that my mother and father and buddies will have the ability to be there. Plus, I’m satisfied that the Rocket will placed on a fantastic present.”
Laval defenseman Justin Barron was additionally introduced as an All-Star. The 21-year-old defenseman was having time earlier than being referred to as up by the Montreal Canadiens on December 27. In his second yr within the professionals, Barron confirmed his expertise and have become an vital a part of the group.
Greater than three years after the occasion was first introduced on January 31, 2020, the AHL stars will lastly be in Laval for this enjoyable occasion. The Rocket are within the ultimate phases of preparation for a busy weekend at Place Bell, which begins on Saturday, February 4 with the Tim Hortons Minor Hockey Basic. The RONA AHL All-Star Expertise Competitors will happen on Sunday, February 5 at 6 p.m. ET, and the weekend will finish with the Mise-o-jeu AHL All-Star Problem on Monday, February 6 at 7 p.m. ET.
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