Friday, January 19, 2018
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NHL All-Star Game in Tampa sold out

If you're looking for tickets to this month's NHL All Star Game in Tampa, the best bet is to look on the secondary market.

That's because tickets for the Jan. 28 All-Star Game and skills competition the night before are both sold out. There are no more tickets available for the general public or Lightning season ticket members.

(RELATED: Where do Lightning hat trick hats go?)

There will still be a lot of free events open to fans throughout the weekend, including a concert at Curtis Hixon Park Jan. 26 by Fitz and the Tantrums.

The NHL All Star Game rosters will be announced today at noon. Lightning captain Steven Stamkos and coach Jon Cooper are already representing the Atlantic Division, with Nikita Kucherov, Andrei Vasilevskiy and possibly Victor Hedman joining them.

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