How to watch NHL All-Star Game live and free
The NHL All-Star Game pits the Metropolitan, Atlantic, Pacific and Central Divisions against each other in 3-on-3 matches.
Selection of the four teams for the NHL All-Star Game is helped by a fan vote, which starts with voting for the four team captains. The teams then face-off in 3-on-3 competition games.
There will also be an Elite Women's 3-on-3 tournament. The NHL also stages an All-Star Skills competition. More details on that below.
When is NHL All-Star Weekend?
The NHL All-Star Weekend is being held over 25–26 January (AEDT). The NHL Skills Competition commences at 8pm on Friday 24 January local time (12pm Saturday 25 January AEDT). The NHL All-Star Game gets underway at midday on Sunday 26 January AEDT.
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Where is the NHL All-Star Game?
This year's festivities are being held at the Enterprise Center in St Louis, Missouri.
How to watch the NHL All-Star Game
In Australia, none of the free-to-air networks carry the NHL. It is broadcast on ESPN, which means your options for the NHL All-Star Game are Kayo Sports, Foxtel iQ, Foxtel Now, Fetch TV and NHL.TV. We put together a complete guide to watching ice hockey in Australia at the start of the season.
How to stream the NHL All-Star Game on Kayo Sports
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What is the NHL All-Star Game?
Much like the NBA's showpiece event, the NHL All-Star Game has turned into a full weekend of activities. It all starts with the NHL All-Star Skills Competition. The Fastest Skater, Save Streak, Accuracy Shooting and Hardest Shot will all be featured.
There is also a new event, the Shooting Stars, where players shoot from a nine-metre platform towards targets set out on the ice. Women will also compete in the Skills Competitions.
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