No. 1 Star: Mike Smith, Arizona Coyotes
Making his first start after a 40-game absence due to injury, Smith recorded his 29th career shutout with a 44-save night as the Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-0. Antoine Vermette scored a pair of goals and Alex Tanguay recorded his sixth point in five games since being acquired from Colorado.
No. 2 Star: Darren Helm, Detroit Red Wings
Helm scored twice Saturday afternoon, with the most important goal of the two coming 3:03 into overtime to give Detroit a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers. Petr Mrazek made 23 stops and Danny DeKeyser assisted on both of Helm's goals.
No. 3 Star: Craig Anderson, Ottawa Senators
Mark Stone and J.G. Pageau had three-point nights while Anderson stopped 29 shots as Ottawa blanked the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0. The shutout was Anderson’s fourth of the season and 33rd of his career. According to the NHL, the win meant Ottawa swept Toronto in the season series (of three-plus games) for the first time since 2000-01.Read More »from NHL Three Stars: Smith's great return; Helm the hero