Predators forward Viktor Arvidsson has been named the NHL's Third Star of the Week for his offensive efforts from Feb. 6-12, including his first career hat trick.
Arvidsson has seven points (5g-2a) in his last four games, starting with two goals and a helper on Feb. 7 against Vancouver, a 4-2 victory for Nashville. The Swedish winger then recorded his first career hat trick on Feb. 11 against Florida before adding an assist in Sunday's 5-3 comeback win over Dallas. In total, Arvidsson has three multi-point efforts in his last six outings.
Drafted in the fourth round in the 2014 NHL Draft, the 5-foot-9 Arvidsson leads the Predators in goals with 18 and is second on the club in scoring with 39 points in 54 games.
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