NHL 3 Stars: Connor McDavid scores 500th NHL point
The young stars of the NHL were in the spotlight on Wednesday night and they all performed.
Auston Matthews extended his point streak to 14 games when he scored a goal in the second period to lead Toronto to a 2-1 win over Ottawa. He now has 16 points in 12 games.
Connor McDavid, C, Edmonton Oilers
Connor McDavid, 24, matched Sidney Crosby’s milestone on Wednesday when he scored his 500th point in his 369th game, which is eighth-fastest in NHL history. He is the 18th player to score 500 points in fewer than 400 games.
Quite a progression for @cmcdavid97.— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) February 18, 2021
0 to 100 points – 92 games
100 to 200 points – 82 games
200 to 300 points – 68 games
300 to 400 points – 67 games
400 to 500 points – 64 games#NHLStats pic.twitter.com/HQEAbdeq2L
Brock Boeser, RW, Vancouver Canucks
Brock Boeser had a goal and two assists in Vancouver's 5-1 win against Calgary. His assists were on back-to-back goals from J.T. Miller and Nate Schmidt in the second period. At 5:54 of the third, he scored to extend the lead to 5-1.
Kevin Lankinen, G, Chicago Blackhawks