NHL All-Star Game 2012: Team Chara Defeats Team Alfredsson, 12-9

On Sunday, Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara and his team defeated Team Alfredsson, 12-9 in the 2012 NHL All Star game at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa, ON. Rangers forward Marian Gaborik was named the game's MVP

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2012 NHL All-Star Game Skill Competition (Video): Zdeno Chara Record-Setting Slap Shot

The 2012 NHL All-Star Game will be played Sunday in Ottawa, ON, as Team (Zdeno) Chara will face Team (Daniel) Alfredsson (4 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network). On Saturday night, the Boston Bruins defenseman, Chara, stole the show in the All-Star Game's Skill Compeition, as he blasted a record-setting 108.8-mile per hour slap shot.

The blast from the 6-foot-9, left-hander broke his previous record of 105 mph.

If you missed it, here's the video of the Chara laser beam.

Zdeno Chara Shoots Record 108.8 (HD) | NHL All Star Game 2012 (via TenzoGames)

Chara's shot impressed even the best of the NHL:

"It's amost ridiculous," Calgary Flames All-Star forward Jarome Iginla said. "Guys were talking that when you get over 100 that's impressive, that's a good shot. Now you're at a 108. Where does it stop?"

For more coverage of the NHL All Star Game, click here. For all of your Bruins coverage, be sure to check out the Stanley Cup of Chowder.

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2012 NHL All-Star Game: National Anthem Singer, 2013 Location And More

The 59th edition of the 2012 NHL All-Star Game will be played Sunday, as the Boston Bruins' defensemen Zdeno Chara will pitt his squad against Team (Daniel) Alfredsson in Ottawa, ON starting at 4 p.m. ET on the NBC Sports Network. Also on Chara's team will be Bruins' teammates, center Tyler Seguin and goaltender Tim Thomas.

If you're interested in catching the game, here's the TV schedule, announcers, game time and national anthem singers:

Location: Ottawa, ON
Game time: 4 p.m. ET
TV schedule: NBC Sports Network
Announcers: Mike Emerick (play-by-play), Eddie Olczyk (color), Pierre McGuire and Jeremy Roenick (on-ice reporters)
National anthem singer: Javier Colon and Lyndon Slewidge.
Intermission performer: Drake with Outasight
2013 NHL All-Star Game location: Columbus, OH at Nationwide Arena.
Last year's results: Team Lindstrom 11, Team Staal 10 -- Jan. 30 in Raleigh, NC.

For more coverage of the NHL All Star Game, click here. For all of your Bruins coverage, be sure to check out the Stanley Cup of Chowder.

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