Crosby leads the NHL with 26 goals and was named the captain of the Metropolitan Division team. The other captains for the Jan. 29 game at the Staples Center are Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price (Atlantic), Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (Central) and Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid (Pacific).
The captains were chosen by fan voting and the other 40 players were selected by NHL Hockey Operations.
The game-day festivities will feature three 20-minute games. There are 11 players from each of the four divisions -- six forwards, three defensemen and two goaltenders.
Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin is a member of the Metropolitan team along with Crosby and Malkin.
Subban has been sidelined since mid-December with a leg injury and may need to be replaced.
Forwards: Nikita Kucherov (Tampa Bay), Brad Marchand (Boston), Auston Matthews (Toronto), Frans Nielsen (Detroit), Kyle Okposo (Buffalo), Vincent Trocheck (Florida). Defensemen: Victor Hedman (Tampa Bay), Erik Karlsson (Ottawa), Shea Weber (Montreal). Goaltenders: Carey Price (Montreal), Tuukka Rask (Boston).
Forwards: Patrick Kane (Chicago), Patrik Laine (Winnipeg), Nathan MacKinnon (Colorado), Tyler Seguin (Dallas), Vladimir Tarasenko, Jonathan Toews (Chicago). Defensemen: Duncan Keith (Chicago), P.K. Subban (Nashville), Ryan Suter (Minnesota). Goaltenders: Corey Crawford (Chicago), Devan Dubnyk (Minnesota).
Forwards: Sidney Crosby (Pittsburgh), Taylor Hall (New Jersey), Evgeni Malkin (Pittsburgh), Alex Ovechkin (Washington), Wayne Simmonds (Philadelphia), John Tavares (New York Islanders). Defensemen: Justin Faulk (Carolina), Seth Jones (Columbus), Ryan McDonagh (New York Rangers). Goaltenders: Sergei Bobrovsky (Columbus), Braden Holtby (Washington).
Forwards: Jeff Carter (Los Angeles), Johnny Gaudreau (Calgary), Bo Horvat (Vancouver), Ryan Kesler (Anaheim), Connor McDavid (Edmonton), Joe Pavelski (San Jose). Defensemen: Brent Burns (San Jose), Drew Doughty (Los Angeles), Cam Fowler (Anaheim). Goaltenders: Martin Jones (San Jose), Mike Smith (Arizona).