Hockey Ultimate Team - Team of the Week

Each week, Hockey Ultimate Team assembles the best NHL players. This collection is available to challenge in Hockey Ultimate Team, only in NHL 14.

Tampa’s Anders Lindback was named the NHL’s First Star after he posted a 3-0-0 record with a 0.67 goals-against average, .975 save percentage and one shutout. That fine form helped the Lightning clinch home-ice advantage in their first-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens.

Anaheim rookie goaltender John Gibson was named the Second Star of the week after helping the Ducks clinch the top seed in the Western Conference. He closed out the season with a perfect 3-0-0 record registering a 1.33 goals-against average, .954 save percentage and one shutout.

Columbus Blue Jackets centre Ryan Johansen was the Third Star of the week as he recorded two goals and four assists to help the Blue Jackets clinch their second playoff berth in franchise history. 

This week’s team features:

Forwards

Frans Nielsen (New York Islanders) – Ryan Johansen (Columbus) – Craig Smith (Nashville)

Jussi Jokinen (Pittsburgh) – Mikko Koivu (Minnesota) – Joel Ward (Washington)

Defensemen

Victor Hedman (Tampa Bay) – Mark Streit (Philadelphia)

Ryan Ellis (Nashville) – Kris Letang (Pittsburgh)

Goaltenders

Anders Lindback (Tampa Bay)

John Gibson (Anaheim)

The Team of the Week is available to play against each and every week in Hockey Ultimate Team. TOTW items are available by chance when opening Hockey Ultimate Team Packs.

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