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Lehner, Andersen, Sharp named 'Three Stars'

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Ottawa Senators goaltender Robin Lehner, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen and Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp were named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week, the league announced Monday.

Lehner went 3-0-0 with a 1.33 goals-against average and .958 save percentage, stopping 91 of 95 shots to help the Senators win all three of their games. He made 32 saves in a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday, 33 stops in a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens Thursday and 26 saves in a 3-2 triumph over the Florida Panthers Saturday.

Andersen also went 3-0-0 with a 1.33 goals-against average and .958 save percentage, denying 92 of 96 shots. He made 32 saves in a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers Nov. 4. Andersen then posted a pair of victories at Honda Center, recording 25 stops in a 6-2 triumph over the Buffalo Sabres Friday and a career-high 35 saves in a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday.

Sharp led the league with six assists and seven points in three games to help the Blackhawks extend their point streak to seven games (6-0-1). He opened the week with a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Wednesday. Sharp then posted his second career four-assist game, and first since March 14, 2011, in a 5-2 victory over the Dallas Stars Saturday. He capped the week by assisting on Duncan Keith's game-winning goal in a 5-4 triumph over the Edmonton Oilers Sunday.
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