NHL 13: Week 7 simulation

Updated: November 20, 2012, 8:04 PM ET
ESPN.com

Welcome to Week 7 of the EA SPORTS NHL '13: 2012-2013 NHL Season Simulation. Simulations will be released on a weekly basis and will include top headlines, three stars of the week, box scores for each game, as well as standings and statistics for the league. The rosters used in the simulation will include all transactions made during the 2012 NHL free agency period.

Headlines

• The Washington Capitals surged to third place in the Eastern Conference, led by Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin, who are first and second in scoring, respectively.

• Carolina Hurricanes forward Jeff Skinner is the player of the week with nine points in five games as the Canes goes 2-2.

Three Stars of the Week

1. Jeff Skinner, CAR: 4 goals, 5 assists

2. Jaromir Jagr, DAL: 2 goals, 4 assists

3. Alex Ovechkin, WSH: 5 goals, 1 assist

Complete statistics »

Standings

Box Scores

Nov. 19 »
PHX 2, ANA 1 (OT)
CAR 6, TOR 5 (OT)
VAN 5, MIN 1
MTL 3, NSH 1
DET 2, PIT 1 (SO)

Nov. 20 »
CHI 2, SJS 1
DAL 5, EDM 3
CGY 4, MIN 2
NJD 1, MTL 0

Nov. 21 »
NYI 2, BOS 0
BUF 7, CBJ 2
CHI 6, LAK 1
NSH 4, DAL 3 (OT)
PHX 2, EDM 1
PIT 2, NJD 1 (SO)
FLA 4, NYR 3
OTT 5, PHI 2
DET 4, STL 0
TBL 5, CAR 3
COL 3, TOR 2
WSH 4, WPG 3 (OT)

Nov. 22 »
OTT 2, VAN 0

Nov. 23 »
CAR 5, PIT 4 (SO)
CHI 3, ANA 2 (SO)
PHX 3, COL 2 (SO)
FLA 3, DET 1
CBJ 2, NSH 1
STL 2, NYI 1
NYR 2, BOS 1
SJS 4, LAK 3 (SO)
TOR 3, MIN 2
WPG 2, PHI 1 (OT)
DAL 4, WSH 1

Nov. 24 »
SJS 3, ANA 2 (SO)
NYI 2, BUF 1 (SO)
NSH 3, CBJ 1
TBL 3, DET 1
CGY3, EDM 2 (SO)
OTT 4, NJD 2
NYR 5, PHI 0
PHX 4, COL 3
PIT 3, BOS 2 (SO)
MTL 6, VAN 3

Nov. 25 »
DAL 4, LAK 3 (SO)
FLA 2, TBL 1 (SO)
WPG 3, CAR 2
WSH 4, STL 1

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