FIRST STAR: Dany Heatley
Heatley led the NHL with eight points (5-3--8) as the Sharks won twice in three games. On Oct. 6, Heatly scored a goal and added two assists as the Sharks lost to the King, 6-4. On Oct. 8, he posted a hat trick -- including the game-winning goal -- with an assist in a 6-3 win over Columbus. Two nights later, he tallied the game-winning goal in San Jose's 4-2 win over Minnesota. Heatley finished the week tied for the NHL lead with 10 points (5-5-0).
SECOND STAR -- Jonathan Quick
The 23-year-old goaltender stopped 80 of the 88 shots he faced last week while winning three games with a 2.67 goals-against average and .909 save percentage. Quick made 25 saves in a 6-4 win over San Jose on Oct. 6 and 26 in a 6-3 win over Minnesota on Oct. 8. Quick was especially sharp in a 2-1 win over St. Louis on Oct. 10, finished with 29 saves.
THIRD STAR -- Henrik Sedin
Sedin chalked up seven points (3-4-7), including a goal in a 5-3 loss to Columbus on Oct. 5, a pair of tallies and two assists in a 7-1 win over Montreal on Oct. 7, and two assists in a 4-3 shootout win over Dallas on Oct 11. After five games, Sedin is Vancouver's leading scorer (3-5-8).
Week ending October 4:
First Star: Alexander Ovechkin, LW, Capitals
Second Star: Craig Anderson, G, Avalanche
Third Star: Keith Tkachuk, C, Blues