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Jason Pominville Named NHL's First Star of the Week

Forward recorded a point in all four games last week,

by Minnesota Wild @Mnwild /

Minnesota Wild right wing Jason Pominville, St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen and Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Feb. 12.

Jason Pominville recorded a point in all four games last week, totaling a league-leading eight points (2-6=8) and six assists to extend his point streak to five games and help the Wild go 3-0-1 and stay atop the Western Conference standings. He tied his career high with four points (2-2=4), including the game-winning goal, in a 4-2 win at Winnipeg on Tuesday, recorded an assist in a 4-3 overtime loss vs. Chicago on Wednesday, had an assist in a 2-1 shootout win vs. Tampa Bay on Friday and tallied a pair of assists in a 6-3 home win on Sunday. Pominville has tallied a point in 11 of last 12 games (4-13=17) and owns 35 points (10-25=35) in 55 games this season ranking fourth on the team in assists and shots on goal.

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