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1st Star: Dylan McLaughlin (AHL/ECHL)
The Line: 3GP, 3G, 2A
McLaughlin started the week with a a huge performance in Tuesday night's 6-2 win against the Kalamazoo Wings, scoring a goal and two helpers. He was called up to the Rockford IceHogs on Jan. 1, and the 24-year-old continued his strong week with a goal on Friday and on Sunday - the first two AHL goals of his career.
2nd Star: Joseph Cramarossa (AHL)
The Line: 3GP, 3A
The Rockford winger is riding a three-game point streak with an assist in each of the last three games. Cramarossa had a helper on the final goal of a 4-3 loss against the Manitoba Moose on Tuesday, one on the lone goal in a 5-1 loss against the Iowa Wild on Friday and another in a last-ditch effort during the IceHogs 3-2 loss against the Chicago Wolves on Sunday.
3rd Star: Tyler Sikura (AHL)
The Line: 3GP, 2A
Sikura notched two assists in three games over the last week and continues to sit atop the team leaderboard with 21 points (9G, 12A) this year.
Around the system:
- Antti Saarela and Team Finland played for the bronze medal at the 2020 World Junior Championship, but fell to Sweden in the third-place game
- University of Denver's Ian Mitchell has logged two assists inn his past two games played putting him on a two-game point streak.
- Cole Moberg had a goal and an assist in his past three games played with the Prince George Cougars.