NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk blanks Oilers; Avs topple Blackhawks

NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk blanks Oilers; Avs topple Blackhawks

No. 1 Star: Devan Dubnyk, Minnesota Wild 

He only had to face 15 shots on goal, but Dubnyk snagged all 15 in the Minnesota Wild’s 4-0 win over his former team, the Edmonton Oilers. Justin Fontaine scored two goals. It was Devan Dubnyk's sixth shutout on the season.

No. 2 Star: Tyson Barrie, Colorado Avalanche

Barrie scored two goals and added an assist in the Avs’ 4-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks. He opened the scoring with an unassisted goal, assisted on Gabriel Landeskog’s power-play tally and then scored a power-play goal of his own.

No. 3 Star: Mike Cammalleri, New Jersey Devils

Mike Cammalleri scored two goals, including a back-breaking empty netter while the Vancouver Canucks went on a 6-on-4 power play, in the Devils’ 4-2 win.

Honorable Mention: Rick Nash had a goal and an assist in the New York Rangers’ 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres. … Eric Staal scored a goal and an assist in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 2-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. … Alex Steen had three helpers and Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice in the St. Louis Blues’ 5-1 win over the Boston Bruins. … The Anaheim Ducks scored five third-period goals in a 6-3 victory over the Calgary Flames. Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, while Hampus Lindholm and Francois Beachemin were a plus-4.

Did You Know? It was the Flames' first loss this season when leading after two periods (14-1-0).

Dishonorable Mention: Oscar Klefbom was a minus-3. … Tory Krug was a minus-3. … Malcolm Subban was pulled after giving up three goals on three shots to start the second period. … Dennis Wideman, Curtis Glenncross, Sean Monahan and Jiri Hudler were all minus-3.