Coyotes forward Clayton Keller named 2024 NHL All-Star

Jan 4, 2024, 6:38 PM

Clayton Keller...

Clayton Keller is Arizona's representative in the 2024 NHL All-Star Game. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Arizona Coyotes forward Clayton Keller was named to his fourth All-Star Game which will take place February in Toronto, the NHL announced Thursday.

With the appearance, the 5-foot-10 178-pound Keller surpasses Keith Tkachuk and Teppo Numminen for the most in franchise history.

He has represented the Coyotes in three of the previous four years, and this marks his third straight season as an all-star. Only five of the 31 other initial all-stars have more appearances on their resume.

Keller leads Arizona with 31 total points, including 13 goals and 18 assists. He also leads the team with four game-winning goals and 103 shots.

The forward is second on the team with five power play goals and has six multi-point games, tied for the team lead. Keller has also shown positional versatility, picking up this close save.


He has appeared in all 36 games for the team, who went into Thursday as the final wild card team, one point ahead of the Edmonton Oilers.

NHL Hockey Ops selects one representative from each team before fans vote for the final 12 selections over the next week. Fans can vote on X, formerly Twitter, by tagging “#NHLAllStarVote” with the player’s full name or site handle.

Forward Lawson Crouse, or @LawCrouse, who leads the Coyotes in goals scored, is one candidate to be voted in.

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona Coyotes right wing Dylan Guenther (11) is congratulated by left wing Jason Zucker (16) and ...

Associated Press

Coyotes beat Capitals for 2nd win in a row behind goals from Cooley and Guenther

The Coyotes picked up their second win in a row behind goals from Jason Zucker, Dylan Guenther, Michael Kesselring and Logan Cooley to take down the Washington Capitals.

22 hours ago

Nick Schmaltz...

Associated Press

Coyotes put winless month behind them with streak-ending win over Senators

The Arizona Coyotes beat the Ottawa Senators after Dylan Guenther scored the tie-breaking goal Friday night to snap a 14-game losing streak.

3 days ago

Arizona Coyotes' Alex Kerfoot (15) scores against Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Joseph Woll, right...

Associated Press

Coyotes fall to Maple Leafs, lose 14th straight game despite goals from Kerfoot and Cooley

Auston Matthews scored his NHL-leading 53rd goal and the Maple Leafs topped Arizona 4-2 to send the Coyotes to their 14th straight loss.

4 days ago

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Sam Montembeault (35) makes a save as Canadiens' Johnathan Kovacevic ...

Associated Press

Coyotes fall to Canadiens, lose 13th straight game despite goals from Kerfoot and Bjugstad

Connor Ingram made 17 saves as Arizona’s losing streak was extended to 13 games despite goals from Alex Kerfoot and Nick Bjugstad.

6 days ago

Alex Kerfoot...

Arizona Sports

Coyotes mount comeback to force OT, fall to Jets to extend losing streak to 12

The Coyotes overcame a two-goal deficit to force overtime at the Jets on Sunday, but Arizona's losing streak extended to 12 games. 

8 days ago

Head coach Andre Tourigny of the Arizona Coyotes talks with his team during a third period timeout ...

David Veenstra

A look at the longest winless streaks in Arizona Coyotes’ franchise history

As the Coyotes face the Jets looking to end their 11-game winless streak, we took a look at the longest such skids in franchise history.

8 days ago

Coyotes forward Clayton Keller named 2024 NHL All-Star