It was good news for the three including Hossa, who is celebrating his 33rd birthday today. For Toews, this selection is always an honor.
Its good to have a couple of teammates going, Toews said. Youd like to have a few more guys, especially a guy like (Patrick Sharp). Every year you get to be a part of that select group across the league.
The Blackhawks will host a Minnesota team that has lost three out of four and pulled out a shootout victory over San Jose on Tuesday. Ray Emery gets the nod, as does Josh Harding for the Wild.