Tim Thomas was named the first star of the week for the week ending on December 24th. Here is the press release.
The Bruins went undefeated during the week that ended on December 24th. Thomas net-minded all three wins. He gave up only two goals to Ottawa, had 35 saves. He got the Bruins their first shutout of the season against Vancouver, had 39 saves. And he gave up only 2 goals against Montreal, had 20 saves.
Thomas played 180 minutes over the week. He went 3-0-0, gave up 4 goals, and had 89 saves. That definitely merits the first star of the week.