Russian goalkeeper of the Washington Capitals Samsonov became the second star of the week in the NHL in the National Hockey League (NHL). This was reported on the league's website.
During the specified time period, the goalkeeper played two matches in which he did not concede a single washer and made 56 saves. Samsonov helped his team beat Los Angeles Kings (2: 0) and San Jose Sharks (4: 0).
American Calgary Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau was named the first star of the week. He played four games, scoring four goals and three assists.
Colorado Avalanche's Canadian defender Keil Makar was named second star. He scored three goals in two games and made two assists.