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A Star Among Stars

Tuesday, 01.23.2007 / 10:00 PM MT / News
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A Star Among Stars
Joe Sakic's four assists in the NHL All-Star Game on Wednesday allowed him to set All-Star records for career assists and multiple point games.
Sakic's four assists pushed his All-Star total to 16, surpassing Mark Messier's record of 14. Sakic also moved into third place on the All-Star points list with 22, trailing only Wayne Gretzky (25) and Mario Lemieux (23). Joe's four-assist effort was the seventh multiple point game of his All-Star career, passing Wayne Gretzky for the most in All-Star history.
Sakic, who captained the Western Conference team, made his 12th appearance in the All-Star Game and was voted a starter for the fourth time in his career. It was his 13th selection to the mid-season classic, as he did not play in 1997 due to injury. Sakic captured All-Star MVP honors in 2004 after recording a hat trick at the Xcel Energy Center.

  Joe Sakic
  Mark Messier
  Ray Bourque
  Wayne Gretzky
  Adam Oates
  Mats Sundin
 25   Wayne Gretzky
 23   Mario Lemieux
 22   Joe Sakic
 20   Mark Messier
 19   Gordie Howe

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