New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen was
recognized Monday as the NHL's top performer for the week ending Jan. 26.
Lehtonen went 3-1-0 with a 1.25 goals-against average, .944 save percentage
and two shutouts to earn the First Star. He now has 25 shutouts in his NHL
career, 11 of which have come in a Dallas uniform.
Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist was named the Second Star after
recording four goals and two assists. He scored in all four games to help the
Red Wings pick up five out of a possible eight points.
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Andrej Sekera had one goal and five assists to
claim the Third Star.
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