Jan 15

Saturday’s Three Stars: Bertuzzi scores twice in Wings’ win; Biron blanks Leafs


No. 1 Star: Todd Bertuzzi, Detroit Red Wings

Todd Bertuzzi scored twice in this game — once on a breakaway in the first period and again in the overtime frame as the Red Wings’ edged the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-2. Bertuzzi’s breakaway goal came on an absolutely nutso backhand pass from Pavel Datsyuk, which deserves to be marveled at. So marvel away, friends:

No. 2 Star: Martin Biron, New York Rangers

He only needed to make 20 saves, but Biron picked up the shutout in the Rangers 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Michael Rupp’s goal early in the second period stood as the game-winner. It was pretty:


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