Ovie Named One of League’s Three Stars
This will come as no surprise to anyone, but Caps left winger Alex Ovechkin has been named one of the NHL’s Three Stars for the week ending Dec. 30. With five goals and seven points in three games, Ovechkin was named the league’s No. 1 star for the week. The Rangers’ Jaromir Jagr was named No. 2 star and San Jose goaltender Evgeni Nabokov earned No. 3 star honors. This marks Ovechkin’s second Three Star honor this season. He was named the league’s No. 3 star for the week of Oct. 29.