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Ed Snider Leads HOF Inductees
With his team in first place and the Winter Classic coming to town, it's a good time to be Ed Snider. The Flyers founder and owner is set for a more personal honor: Snider will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
Marian Hossa Scores 400th Goal
Marian Hossa opened the scoring in Chicago's 3-2 overtime win over the Islanders on Thursday night. The goal was the 400th of his career. "I'm very happy about it, especially because it came in a win," Hossa said. "Since the beginning of the game, we had great chances."
Moulson, O'Reilly, Quick Named NHL's 'Three Stars'
Islanders left wing Matt Moulson, Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly and Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the week ending Dec. 4. FIRST STAR -- MATT MOULSON, LW, ISLANDERS Moulson led all players in scoring last week with seven points (six goals, one assist) in three games, helping the Islanders complete a 3-0-1 road trip. Moulson scored in each game, extending his active goal streak to four games. SECOND STAR -- RYAN O'REILLY, C, AVALANCHE O'Reilly notched seven points last week (four goals, three assists), highlighted by three multiple-point games and a +6 rating, as the Avalanche went 3-0-1. THIRD STAR -- JONATHAN QUICK, G, KINGS Quick won both of his starts last week, posting a 0.50 goals-against average, .987 save percentage and one shutout. He marked his 200th career NHL appearance by stopping all 33 shots for his fourth shutout of the season and 18th of his NHL career in a 2-0 win over the Sharks Nov. 28.