Sundogs Set for 2012 CHL All-Star GameJanuary 5, 2012 - Central Hockey League (CHL) Arizona Sundogs
The January 11th event is set for a 6:35 PM puck drop. This year's All-Star Game is presented by Cliff Castle Casino-Hotel.
The annual celebration begins on Tuesday night with the All-Star Dinner and Banquet at 7:00 PM, held at the Windmill House in Chino Valley. After Wednesday's morning practices for both teams, media will have a chance to meet the players and coaches at noon at Streets of New York in Prescott Valley before the game begins at 6:35 PM that evening.
After the exhibition there will be a postgame party at Buffalo Wild Wings in Prescott Valley's Entertainment District for fans to attend.
Over the course of Tuesday and Wednesday of next week the CHL's Governors will also hold meetings regarding the second half of this season, plus to begin preparations for the league's 2012-13 campaign.
This year's All-Star team is coached by Dwight Mullins of the Allen Americans. The six starters in the game, voted on through December, are Brandon Marino (QDC), Bruce Graham (ALN), Jeff Terminesi (TUL), Jesse Schultz (RPD), Andrew Martens (WIC), and goaltender Nick Boucher (FTW).
The two-day schedule for the All-Star Game:
6:00-7:00 PM - All-Star Banquet Welcome Reception at the Windmill House
7:00-10:00 PM - All-Star Banquet at the Windmill House
10:00-10:45 AM - Arizona Sundogs Team Practice at Tim's Toyota Center
11:15 AM-12:00 PM - CHL All-Stars Team Practice at Tim's Toyota Center
12:00-1:30 PM - Media Luncheon at Streets of New York
6:35-9:00 PM - 2012 CHL All-Star Game
9:30 PM-12:00 AM - All-Star Postgame Reception at Buffalo Wild Wings
2012 CHL All-Stars:
Riley Weselowski, F (RPD)
Brandon Marino, F (QDC)
Aaron Lee, F (RGV)
Aaron Dawon, F (BLM)
Alex Bourret, F (WIC)
Brett Lutes, F (DAY)
Todd Robinson, F (EVA)
Bruce Graham, F (ALN)
Matt Gens, D (EVA)
Jeff Terminesi, D (TUL)
Andrew Courtney, F (MIZ)
Adam Rivet, D (LAR)
Jesse Schlutz, F (RPD)
Brett Smith, F (FTW)
Dylan King, D (ALN)
Andrew Martens, D (WIC)
Mark Guggenberger, G (TEX)
Nick Boucher, G (FTW)
Marco Cousineau, G (ALN)
Dwight Mullins, Head Coach (ALN)
Bill McDonald, Asst. Coach (ALN)
Jason Wallace, Athletic Trainer (ALN)
Romeo Vivit, Equipment Manager (RPD)
The Arizona Sundogs are the Central Hockey League affiliate of the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes. Their sixth season is brought to you by Cliff Castle Casino-Hotel and the team will also host the 2012 CHL All-Star Game in January. Season tickets, mini-plan, and single-game ticket information is now available by calling (928) 759-6600 or visiting arizonasundogs.com.
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