Phil Kessel is the man this season. He’s had a few sloppy seasons since his arrival to the Leafs, but has managed to get the most points and score the most goals in the NHL this year.
The Leafs are going to be up against the Bruins on Wednesday night and Kessel is going into the game with 31 points and 16 goals in just 24 games. He’s also achieving more than a point per game with an average points per game of 1.29.
Kessel tops the All-Star voting polls with a total of 258, 446. The Leafs Forward is followed by Senators’ defenseman and forward, Erik Karlson (256, 839) and Daniel Alfredsson (233, 868). Leafs’ defenseman Dion Phaneuf holds down 4th position at 213, 216 followed by Jason Spezza (209, 455).
The leading goalie in the polls is Tim Thomas with 175, 315 votes, and Sidney Crosby recently had a huge rise up to sixth position (206, 863) from 19th.
Get your votes in for the six starters before they close on Jan. 4.