Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk, Blue Jackets right wing Cam Atkinson and Avalanche center Ryan O’Reillyhave been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 29.
FIRST STAR – DEVAN DUBNYK, G, WILD
Dubnyk went 4-0-0 with a 1.22 goals-against average and .962 save percentage to lead the Wild (44-25-7, 95 points) to four consecutive victories, including their franchise-record 10th straight on the road.
SECOND STAR – CAM ATKINSON, RW, BLUE JACKETS
Atkinson shared first in the NHL with four goals, ranked second with seven points and led the League with a +6 rating as the Blue Jackets (36-35-4, 76 points) won all three of their games, including their franchise-record eighth consecutive on the road.
THIRD STAR – RYAN O’REILLY, C, AVALANCHE
O’Reilly led the NHL with seven assists and eight points to power the Avalanche (35-28-12, 82 points) to two victories in four starts. He set up both goals in a 3-2 loss to the Calgary Flames March 23.