No. 1 Star: Jeff Zatkoff, Pittsburgh Penguins
When Marc-Andre Fleury couldn’t go due to injury, it was up to Zatkoff to make his first playoff appearance in Game 1 against the New York Rangers. He made 35 saves in the Penguins’ 5-2 win over the Rangers, fueled by a Patric Hornqvist hat trick.
No. 2 Star: Brian Elliott, St. Louis Blues
The Blues goalie made 35 saves in their Game 1 win over the Blackhawks, including 15 in the third period and overtime as the Blues generated just four shots. St. Louis won 1-0 in overtime.
No. 3 Star: Nikita Kucherov, Tampa Bay Lightning
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