NHL three stars of the week

NHL three stars of the week

The NHL has released its three stars for the week ending October 15th. This week’s stars include Nikolaj Ehlers, Auston Matthews and Niklas Backstrom.

Ehlers a winger for the Winnipeg Jets, was the NHL’s first star. Ehlers scored five goals – including two game winners – as the Jets won three straight games.

Toronto Maple Leafs winger Matthews was the league’s second star. Matthews paced the team with four goals (two overtime winners) as the Leafs went 2-1.

The third star was Washington Capitals center Backstrom, who led the league with nine points in four games.

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