According to ESPN, the NHL all star weekend in 2020 will be held from January 24 to 25 local time. At that time, there will be a new event in the all star skill competition. The players will shoot from the stand to the target on the ice. The ice hockey will become a “golf ball” and fly over the top of the fans’ heads at high speed. Fans across the stands need not worry about being hit by ice hockey, because the organizers have taken safety precautions.
On Friday, January 24, the All-Star skill competition will be held in St. Louis, with eight players appearing, who will stand above the lower seats in the enterprise center gymnasium. From there, they will shoot the hockey at the round target on the ice under the stand. There are different scores on the target position. According to the difficulty of shooting, the score of hitting the target center will be higher than the score of hitting the sideline.
“This is an encounter between ice hockey and top golf,” said a source close to the situation He cites a popular driving range where golfers usually shoot microchip embedded balls from the tee on the second floor of the course at large targets on the green.