NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are beginning to heat up around the NHL as we have passed the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
MacKinnon Assists On Every Goal As Avalanche Blank Stars 3-0Nathan MacKinnon had three assists as the Avalanche beat the Stars by a score of 3-0 on Wednesday night to remain nearly unbeatable at home.
Nieto's Hat Trick Lifts Avalanche To 5-3 Win Over StarsJamie Benn, Brett Ritchie and John Klingberg scored for the Stars, whose four-game winning streak was halted.
Seguin, Benn Score In 2nd, Stars Beat Avalanche 3-1Tyler Seguin completed his first Gordie Howe hat trick — a goal, an assist and a fight — with an unaccustomed round against former teammate Patrik Nemeth in the third period.
Stars Top Avalanche To Reach 3-Game Win StreakTyler Seguin had two goals and an assist, and the Stars beat the lowly Avalanche by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night for their first three-game winning streak of the season.
Lehtonen Leads Stars Past Avalanche 3-0Lehtonen had 23 saves for his first shutout of the season, and the Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Saturday night.
Eaves Caps Stars' 3-Goal 1st Period In Win Over AvalanchePatrick Eaves capped Dallas' three-goal first and the Stars held off the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 Thursday night. Johnny Oduya and Brett Ritchie also scored in the first for Dallas.
Avalanche Stay Perfect With Shutout Of StarsAndreas Martinsen scored the only goal and Calvin Pickared had 28 saves to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 1-0 victory over the Stars.