Chris Bourque Named to Eastern Conference All-Star Starting Lineup

Jan 21, 2015

The American Hockey League announced today that the Wolf Pack’s Chris Bourque has been chosen as an Eastern Conference All-Star starter, for this Monday Night’s 2015 AHL All-Star Game in Utica, NY.

The All-Star starting lineups were chosen via the 2015 AHL All-Star Classic Fan Balloting, presented by CCM.

Bourque, who leads the Wolf Pack in points, goals and assists with 17-17-34 in 38 games, is tied for fourth in the league in goals and tied for eighth in points.  He is joined in the Eastern Conference starting lineup by fellow forwards Tom Kostopoulos of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Vladislav Namestnikov of Syracuse, as well as defensemen Austin Madaisky of Springfield and Derrick Pouliot of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, and goaltender Anton Forsberg of Springfield.

The Western Conference starters are forwards Connor Brown of Toronto, Cal O’Reilly of Utica and Teemu Pulkkinen of Grand Rapids, along with defensemen T.J. Brennan of Rockford and Bobby Sanguinetti of Utica, plus goaltender Jacob Markstrom of Utica.

The 2015 AHL All-Star Classic presented by Turning Stone Resort Casino begins with the All-Star Skills Competition at 8:00 PM this Sunday, January 25, and Monday night’s All-Star Game is a 7:00 PM faceoff, both at the Utica Memorial Auditorium.

The Wolf Pack are back in action tonight at the XL Center, with the Providence Bruins visiting for a 7:00 game.  All Wolf Pack Wednesday home games are “Winning Wednesdays”.  If the Wolf Pack win, each fan can get a free ticket to the next Pack home game (some restrictions apply).  Also, Wednesday is the next chance to take advantage of the Wolf Pack’s “Click It or Ticket Family Value Pack”.  The Family Value Pack features two tickets, two sodas and two hot dogs, all for only $35.

Tickets for all 2014-15 Wolf Pack home games are now on sale at the XL Center ticket office, on-line at and by phone at (877) 522-8499.  Wolf Pack tickets start as low as $12 for youth 12 years old or younger.

To speak with a Wolf Pack representative about season or group tickets, or any of the Wolf Pack’s many ticketing options, call (855) 762-6451, or click here to request more info.

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