January 5, 2017
The 2017 American Hockey League All-Star Classic will be held at the PPL Center in Alllentown, PA on January 29-30 and there will be three members of the hometown Lehigh Valley Phantoms in action.
The AHL announced their All-Star rosters Thursday afternoon and it includes three Phantoms; defenseman T.J. Brennan and forwards Taylor Leier and Jordan Weal.
Brennan, who leads all AHL defenseman with 10 goals, will be making his fourth straight AHL All-Star Game appearance. This will be Weal’s second trip to the All-Star as he has been averaging over a point per game with 10 goals and 21 assists in 29 games. Leier’s six goals and 14 assists in 22 games for the Phantoms was enough to send him to his first AHL All-Star Game.
Congratulations to T.J., Jordan and Taylor on their big honors!