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The NHL's Hockey Operations Department on Monday named 37 players to four All-Star teams across the league's divisions.

The announced players will play alongside each division's captains, who were named in an announcement on Dec. 21. David Pastrnak (Atlantic), Nathan MacKinnon (Central) and Connor McDavid (Pacific) were selected as captains by an online fan vote and will lead their teams in the 2020 NHL All-Star skills competition on Jan. 24 and three-on-three tournament Jan. 25. Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin was originally named the Metropolitan division team's captain, but he announced on Dec. 27 that he will not participate in All-Star festivities in favor of resting his body and preparing for the regular season's stretch run.

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13 players — including Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk and St. Louis Blues goalie Jordan Binnington — will participate in All-Star weekend for the first time in their careers this January. Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (ninth All-Star selection) is the most senior player currently named to one of the four teams.

In addition to these players, the NHL conducted its All-Star Last Men In fan vote to allow fans to select the final players on each All-Star roster. Mitch Marner, T.J. Oshie, David Perron and Quinn Hughes managed to squeeze through thanks to the fans.

On Jan. 3, the NHL announced Bruce Cassidy (Boston), Todd Reirden (Washington), Craig Berube (St. Louis) and Gerard Gallant (Vegas) will coach the four teams. All-Star Weekend coaches are selected from the team with the highest points percentage (points earned divided by total possible points) in each division through Jan. 2, the halfway point of the regular season.

Let's take a look at the league's four All-Star teams for each division.

Atlantic Division

Boston Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy will coach the Atlantic.

David PastrnakBoston Bruins
Andrei VasilevskiyTampa Bay Lightning
Jack EichelBuffalo Sabres
Tyler BertuzziDetroit Red Wings
Jonathan HuberdeauFlorida Panthers
Shea WeberMontreal Canadiens
Anthony DuclairOttawa Senators
Victor HedmanTampa Bay Lightning
Frederik AndersenToronto Maple Leafs
Auston MatthewsToronto Maple Leafs
Mitch MarnerToronto Maple Leafs

Vasilevskiy was selected to replace Boston Bruins netminder Tuukka Rask on Jan. 13.

Metropolitan Division

Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden will coach the Metropolitan team.

Jaccob SlavinCarolina Hurricanes
Seth JonesColumbus Blue Jackets
Tristan JarryPittsburgh Penguins
Nico HischierNew Jersey Devils
Mathew BarzalNew York Islanders
Artemi PanarinNew York Rangers
Travis KonecnyPhiladelphia Flyers
Kris LetangPittsburgh Penguins
John CarlsonWashington Capitals
Braden HoltbyWashington Capitals
T.J. OshieWashington Capitals

Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin was originally named the Metropolitan division team's captain, but he will not participate in this year's festivities. Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tristan Jarry and defenseman Kris Letang were added to the roster as replacements for injured All-Stars Joonas Korpisalo (Columbus) and Jake Guentzel.

Central Division

St. Louis Blues head coach Craig Berube will coach the Central team.

Patrick KaneChicago Blackhawks
Nathan MacKinnonColorado Avalanche
Tyler SeguinDallas Stars
Eric StaalMinnesota Wild
Roman JosiNashville Predators
Ryan O'ReillySt. Louis Blues
Jordan BinningtonSt. Louis Blues
David PerronSt. Louis Blues
Jordan BinningtonSt. Louis Blues
Connor HellebuyckWinnipeg Jets
Mark ScheifeleWinnipeg Jets

Pacific Division

Gerard Gallant will coach the Pacific team.

Dave RittichCalgary Flames
Matthew TkachukCalgary Flames
Mark GiordanoCalgary Flames
Connor McDavidEdmonton Oilers
Leon DraisaitlEdmonton Oilers
Anze KopitarLos Angeles Kings
Tomas HertlSan Jose Sharks
Elias PetterssonVancouver Canucks
Jacob MarkstromVancouver Canucks
Quinn HughesVancouver Canucks
Max PaciorettyVegas Golden Knights

Jacob Markstrom replaced Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury on the roster after Fleury pulled out of the game for undisclosed reasons.

The NHL will hold its annual All-Star weekend on Jan. 24-25 at the St. Louis Blues' Enterprise Center in St. Louis, Mo.