Category: Playoff Performer of the Night

Playoff Performer of the Night | Martin Jones

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Martin Jones turned aside 30 shots in a 2-1 win, going a perfect 4-0 to help the San Jose Sharks sweep their Western Conference First Round against the Anaheim Ducks.

12 hours ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | Connor Hellebuyck

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Vezina Trophy finalist Connor Hellebuyck turned aside 30 shots on goal for his first NHL career postseason shutout – and the first in Winnipeg Jets franchise history.

Yesterday

Playoff Performer of the Night | Nathan MacKinnon

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nathan MacKinnon helped the Avalanche to a huge Game 3 win, earning the game's first star with a pair of goals in Colorado's first win in two years against the Nashville Predators.

2 days ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | Sidney Crosby

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Sidney Crosby posted a four-point night to bring him 171 in his NHL postseason career, moving the Pittsburgh Penguins captain one point away from tying Mario Lemieux for the franchise record in postseason points.

3 days ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | David Pastrnak

By: Nadia Vocaturo

David Pastrnak sure did a lot of damage with 15:46 of ice time – including an NHL record and his first postseason hat trick.

4 days ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | Brian Elliott

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Brian Elliott picked up his first Stanley Cup Playoffs win with the Philadelphia Flyers to help even their series at one apiece. Elliott turned aside 34 of 35 shots he faced, including 31 consecutively.

5 days ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | Artemi Panarin

By: Nadia Vocaturo

With a pair of assists and a beautiful overtime game-winning goal, Artemi Panarin helped the Columbus Blue Jackets claw their way back to the first overtime victory of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

6 days ago

Playoff Performer of the Night | Marc-Andre Fleury

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Marc-Andre Fleury stole the show, and every shot he faced Wednesday night to help the Vegas Golden Knights to a 1-0 win in the team's first Stanley Cup Playoffs appearance.

April 12, 2018

Patric Hornqvist | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Patric Hornqvist, once a member of the Nashville Predators, scored the game-winning goal late in Game 6 on Sunday night that lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to back-to-back Stanley Cup championships.

June 12, 2017

Phil Kessel | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

A three-point night by Phil Kessel, as part of a 6-0 win over the Nashville Predators Thursday, helped the Pittsburgh Penguins move within one win from repeating as back-to-back Stanley Cup champions.

June 9, 2017

Pekka Rinne | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Pekka Rinne was outstanding in Game 4, making 23 saves to backstop the Nashville Predators’ 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Monday night, tying the Stanley Cup Final at 2-2.

June 6, 2017

Roman Josi | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: NHLPA Staff

As the Stanley Cup Final moved to Nashville for Game 3 Saturday night, the Predators knew they had to put forth a strong effort to get back in the series.

June 4, 2017

Matt Murray | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

In a 4-1 win for the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night that gave them a 2-0 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final, one thing was made clear – Matt Murray is having a rookie season for the ages.

June 1, 2017

Jake Guentzel | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: NHLPA Staff

On a night when his team had a paltry 12 shots on net, Jake Guentzel made sure his only one was a big one.

May 30, 2017

Chris Kunitz | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Chris Kunitz punched the Penguins’ second consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Final after scoring the double-overtime game-winner in a 3-2 win for the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final.

May 26, 2017

Craig Anderson | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Craig Anderson's season continues to culminate as one of his most impressive to date after the netminder turned aside 45 shots in a 2-1 win for the Ottawa Senators to force Game 7 in their Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

May 24, 2017

Colton Sissons | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Colton Sissons helped Nashville make history Monday by completing a hat trick with the game-winning goal in a 6-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks that sent the Predators to their first ever Stanley Cup Final.

May 23, 2017

Carter Rowney | Playoff Performer of the Day

By: Nadia Vocaturo

It's been a year of firsts for Carter Rowney, who notched three assists to help the Penguins to a 7-0 win in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference Final against the Ottawa Senators in Pittsburgh Sunday.

May 21, 2017

Pontus Aberg | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Pontus Aberg scored his first career Stanley Cup Playoffs goal in style with the game-winner in the Nashville Predators' 3-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks Saturday night to give them a 3-2 series lead in the Western Conference Final.

May 21, 2017

Corey Perry | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

They don't call him "Scorey Perry" for nothing.

May 19, 2017