Skip to main content

Headlines

Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand named NHL first star of the week

NHL.com @NHL

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Boston Bruins left-winger Brad Marchand was named the NHL's first star of the week Monday after helping his team to a pair of home victories.

Marchand had six points (four goals, two assists) over two games last week.

He recorded his first career hat trick and first five-point game in an 8-0 rout of the Florida Panthers on Friday. Marchand also scored the winner in a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Dec. 19.

New York Rangers right-winger Marian Gaborik took the second star, while Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere was the third star.

Gaborik had five points (4-1) over three games.

Giguere posted a 3-0-0 record with a 1.60 goals-against average and .951 save percentage.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.