A movement is in place to help Latvia's only current NHL player Zemgus Girgensons secure a spot in the upcoming NHL All-Star game in Columbus.
As only the top 3 forwards from fan voting are guaranteed a place on the roster, it will take a sustained effort to help Zemgus top superstars such as
Sidney Crosby and Patrick Kane. Near the end of the first week of voting, Zemgus currently sits in 4th place among forwads, 11th over-all. The second year
NHLer has had a formidable start on the league's worst team, the Buffalo Sabres. Often touted for his relentless work ethic, he's currently +5 on a team that is collectively -21 in goal differntial.
To date he has 6 goals and 5 assists, as well as two shoot-out game winning goals.
Fans can vote for Zemgus and their other favourite players up to 10 times a day from one IP address. Click here to cast your ballot.