Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck named NHL first star of the week

Connor Hellebuyck stopped all 35 shots he faced as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-0.

NEW YORK — Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck was named NHL first star of the week Monday after posting three victories and a shutout last week.

Hellebuyck had a 1.67 goals-against average and .952 save percentage over the stretch.

Vegas Golden Knights centre William Karlsson was the second star. He had four goals and an assist over three games.

Boston Bruins forward David Backes took the third star after recording six points (3-3) in three games.