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The following is a press release from the NHL...NEW YORK (December 19, 2011) -- Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza, Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne and Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the week ending Dec. 18.FIRST STAR -- JASON SPEZZA, C, OTTAWA SENATORSSpezza tallied eight points (three goals, five assists), highlighted by multiple-point games in each start, as the Senators (15-14-4) ended the week one point from a top-eight position in the Eastern Conference. Spezza notched two assists in a 3-2 overtime win over the Buffalo Sabres Dec. 13, figured in both Ottawa goals (one goal, one assist) in a 5-2 loss to the Boston Bruins Dec. 14 and finished the week with a season-high four points (two goals, two assists) and +4 rating in a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins Dec. 16. The second overall pick in the 2001 draft leads the Senators in scoring and ranks seventh in the NHL overall with 36 points (12 go...
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