From today, on the official website of the KHL Week of Hockey Stars, the fans can play their part in selecting the starting lines for the four diivision teams who will compete in the star-studded super-tournament. The All-Star Game format is the same as for last year, and as tradition demands, the players who will be on the ice for the opening face-off will be chosen by the fans.
The KHL All-Star Game will be preceded by the Master Show – the dates to rember are the 13th and 14th of January, 2018, and the venue is the Barys Arena in Astana. Fans may select up to 16 players - two defensemen and two forwards for each of the four competing All-Star teams: the Bobrov, Tarasov, Kharlamov, and Chernyshev Divisions.
LINK FOR VOTING: https://www.allstarweek.com/khl/#votes
Fans can vote for two goalkeepers, four defensemen and six forwards.
The fans' vote runs for ten days, from the 21st of November to the 1st of December.
After the fans’ vote is completed, representatives of the sporting media will vote to select further players, choosing one goaltender, one defenseman, and one forward from each Division, after which the League will select the remaining players for the rosters.
On the 12th of December, the KHL will officially confirm the selected rosters for the 2018 All-Star Game super-tournament, with the exception of the four places – one for each division – which will be reserved for the four finest youngsters in the MHL Challenge Cup.