SAN JOSE, CA - OCTOBER 12: Brent Burns #88 of the San Jose Sharks in action against the Buffalo Sabres at SAP Center on October 12, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Brent Burns Joins 2018 NHL All-Star Game

SAN JOSE, CA - OCTOBER 12: Brent Burns #88 of the San Jose Sharks in action against the Buffalo Sabres at SAP Center on October 12, 2017 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Brent Burns has been named to the upcoming 2018 Honda NHL All-Star Game.

The San Jose Sharks defenseman will play in Tampa, FL, on Jan. 28.

NHL’s website confirms that Burns Burns is ranked tied for sixth in points (30), tied for seventh in assists (23), and tied for eighth in goals (7) amongst current NHL defensemen.

In 919 total career games with the Sharks and Minnesota Wild, Burns has recorded 529 points (177 goals, 352 assists) and 591 penalty minutes.

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