Kimmo Timonen wasn't sure he was going to come to this All-Star Game, but his 12-year-old son, Samuel, insisted he had to.

Sunday, Samuel was on the bench with his dad during Team Chara's 12-9 win over Team Alfredsson (see recap).

"Not many hockey players can do that, actually," Timonen said. "Get a chance to come here and bring your son over here. That was probably the biggest reason why we came here. I'm sure he's going to remember that for a long time.