|HPT 3 Stars: Hagelin makes the "Nice" list|
|Written by Blake Benzel|
|Tuesday, 27 December 2011 02:52|
Christmas is over and it’s time to find out which of the NHL was naughty and which was nice. A hint for you. Carl Hagelin has been pretty nice for the Rangers.1) Carl Hagelin, New York Rangers – Hagelin scored twice in the Rangers’ 3-0 win over the New York Islanders. Marian Gaborik scored the other Rangers goal and Henrik Lundqvist stopped all 28 shots he faced for the win.
2) Corey Crawford, Chicago Blackhawks – Crawford stopped 37 of 38 shots in Chicago’s 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets, including 13 in both the first and the third periods. Viktor Stalberg scored twice for Chicago and Patrick Sharp and Marian Hossa each scored once to lead the ‘Hawks past the Jackets.
3) Valtteri Filppula, Detroit Red Wings – Filppula scored twice in Detroit’s 4-1 win over the Nashville Predators. Pavel Datsyuk and Danny Cleary also scored for the Red Wings and Jimmy Howard stopped 31 of 32 shots.
Play of the NightAndrew Ebbett tallied his second goal of the night with this diving tally against the Edmonton Oilers.
Save of the NightNiklas Backstrom makes this spectacular, diving save to keep the Wild in it with time running down in the third.
Hit of the NightRobyn Regehr takes Alex Ovechkin hard into the boards with this gorgeous hit.