January 10, 2017
Greg Boysen

Wayne Simmonds spent the first three seasons playing for the Los Angeles Kings and he will return to the Staple Center on January 28-29 representing the Philadelphia Flyers as a Metropolitan Division All-Star.

Simmonds leads the Flyers with 17 goals and is third on the team with 32 points.  His eight power play goals this season is the second most in the NHL.  This will be Simmonds first All-Star Game appearance.

Here is the full Metro roster which will be coached by John Tortorella of the Columbus Blue Jackets:

Forwards

Sidney Crosby (C), Penguins

Taylor Hall, Devils

Evgeni Malkin, Penguins

Alex Ovechkin, Capitals

Wayne Simmonds, Flyers

John Tavares, Islanders

Defenseman

Justin Faulk, Hurricanes

Seth Jones, Blue Jackets

Ryan McDonagh, Rangers

Goalies

Sergei Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets

Braden Holtby, Capitals

And here are the rest of the All-Star rosters:

ATLANTIC DIVISION

Forwards

Nikita Kucherov, Lightning

Brad Marchand, Bruins

Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs

Frans Nielsen, Red Wings

Kyle Okposo, Sabres

Vincent Trocheck, Panthers

Defenseman

Victor Hedman, Lightning

Erik Karlsson, Senators

Shea Weber, Canadiens

Goalies

Carey Price (C), Canadiens

Tuukka Rask, Bruins

CENTRAL DIVISION

Forwards

Patrick Kane, Blackhawks

Patrik Laine, Jets

Nathan MacKinnon, Avalanche

Tyler Seguin, Stars

Vladimir Tarasenko, Blues

Jonathan Toews, Blackhawks

Defenseman

P.K. Subban (C), Predators

Duncan Keith, Blackhawks

Ryan Suter, Wild

Goalies

Corey Crawford, Blackhawks

Devan Dubynk, Wild

PACIFIC DIVISION

Forwards

Connor McDavid (C), Oilers

Jeff Carter, Kings

Johnny Gaudreau, Flames

Bo Horvat, Canucks

Ryan Kesler, Ducks

Joe Pavelski, Sharks

Defenseman

Brent Burns, Sharks

Drew Doughty, Kings

Cam Fowler, Ducks

Goalies

Martin Jones, Sharks

Mike Smith, Coyotes

Source: NHL
Image Credit: USA Today