Here’s who’s competing in what at the ASG Skills Competition

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NASHVILLE — The captains have assembled and decided which players will participate in the six events at Saturday’s NHL All-Stars Skills Competition.

Fastest Skater

EAST: Dylan Larkin, Brandon Saad, Kris Letang, Erik Karlsson

WEST: Roman Josi, Matt Duchene, Taylor Hall, Dustin Byfuglien

Accuracy Shooting

EAST: John Tavares, Claude Giroux, Patrice Bergeron, Evgeni Malkin

WEST: Patrick Kane, Corey Perry, Joe Pavelski, Jamie Benn

Breakaway Challenge

EAST: Brandon Saad, Evgeny Kuznetsov, P.K. Subban, Cory Schneider

WEST: James Neal, Matt Duchene, Brent Burns, Jonathan Quick

Hardest Shot

EAST: Aaron Ekblad, Steve Stamkos, P.K. Subban, Evgeni Malkin

WEST: Dustin Byfuglien, Tyler Seguin, John Scott, Shea Weber


— The Skills Challenge Relay and NHL Shootout will be manned by a variety of skaters. To see the full list of participants, click here for the West and here for the East.

— Dustin Byfuglien in the fastest skater should be something to behold. Not because he can’t skate — he’s pretty fleet of foot — but because at 6-foot-5 and 260 pounds, he’s one of the biggest players at All-Star Weekend.

— Right now, John Scott is set to participate in the hardest shot contest, and the shootout (which all players participate in.)

— Weber will look to defend his hardest shot title after hitting 108.5 mph on the gun last year in Columbus.