Edmonton Oilers Press Release
The National Hockey League (NHL) announced today, Oilers centre Connor McDavidhas been named the NHL's third Star of the Week. Winnipeg Jets winger Patrick Laine and Toronto Maple Leafs centre Nazem Kadri have also been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Feb. 19.
After defeating the Philadelphia Flyers and securing their 31st victory of the season, the Oilers also nabbed their 70th point - equalling their full-season wins and points total from the 2015-16 campaign. It's the third time the team has reached the 70-point mark since the 2009-10 season.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was asked about reaching 70 points.
Oilers defence prospect John Marino is a Beanpot champion with his Harvard Crimson
The Harvard freshman with an affinity for Beantown is now a Beanpot champion.
Oilers defence prospect John Marino won the 65th annual Beanpot hockey tournament Monday with his No. 3 Harvard Crimson. The Crimson defeated the No. 4 Boston University Terriers by a score of 6-3 at TD Garden.