Brad Marchand, who recorded his first career hat trick last Friday, has been named the NHLís First Star of the Week. Marchand scored three of the Bruinsí eight goals in the 8-0 thumping of the Panthers on Friday. Marchand also recorded two assists in the win.
Last Monday, Marchand netted the game-winning goal in the Bruinsí 3-2 victory over Montreal.
Marchand now leads the team with 15 goals, one more than linemate Tyler Seguin.