Jimmy Howard is out of the goal for Team Chara, but each team scored three goals once again as Team Chara and Team Alfredsson are tied 6-6 at the second intermission of the 2012 NHL All-Star Game in Ottawa. Marian Gaborik already has a hat trick for Team Chara.
Pavel Datsyuk, the lone representative from the Detroit Red Wings in the game, has a second assist on the night. once again, he assisted on the first goal of the period, and it was Gaborik that added the goal. That gave Team Chara a 4-3 lead just 1:23 into the second period.
Team Alfredsson saw its namesake score twice in the period to eventually take a 6-5 lead, but Team Chara tied it back up with 1:36 left in the period on a goal by Patrick Kane. Datsyuk has taken one shot on goal, but missed it.