Connor McDavid is NHL’s first star for March 2019

We now go live to Nation Dan at the Oilersnation news desk for some breaking news. Dan, what do you have for us?

Thanks, Dan, it seems that once again, Connor McDavid is the best player in the league and the NHL has recognized him as such. His appointment as star number one in the newly announced three stars of the month of March reflects that as such.

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One day after his Edmonton Oilers were eliminated from contention in the playoffs, and his heartbreaking comments to that effect were covered by our very own Baggedmilk, Connor McDavid was handed yet another feather in the cap with top billing as the league’s first star for the month of March 2019.

His month included a “simple” 20 points in 14 games and seven goals to go along with that. Including likely what will go down as his best goal this season (as debated on the ONRadioPodcast this week)

The future is bright for this young man, and from where I blog I think we should all take note and expect some big things going forward for the one named Connor McDavid.

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Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM +/-
2015-16 Edmonton Oilers NHL 45 16 32 48 18 -1
2016-17 Edmonton Oilers NHL 82 30 70 100 26 27
2017-18 Edmonton Oilers NHL 82 41 67 108 26 20
2018-19 Edmonton Oilers NHL 75 41 74 115 20 5
NHL Totals 284 128 243 371 90
The Oilers sign Patrick Russell to a one-year contract extension

Source: NHL, Official Twitter Account, 4/2/2019 – 12:00 pm MT