The Georgia’s Own Credit Union 3 Stars of the Year Award is awarded annually by the Atlanta Thrashers professional ice hockey team of the NHL to the player amassing the most number of points throughout the season by being named as one of the Georgia’s Own Credit Union 3 Stars of the Game. Players received three points when named as the First Star, two points when named the Second Star and one point when named the Third Star of the game. Points are recorded for each of the Thrashers regular season games, both home and road.

The award was created in the Thrashers' inaugural season of 1999.


  • 2009–10 Johan Hedberg, goaltender
  • 2008–09 Ilya Kovalchuk, forward
  • 2007–08 Ilya Kovalchuk, forward
  • 2006–07 Marián Hossa, forward
  • 2005–06 Marián Hossa, forward
  • 2004–05 Not Awarded due to NHL lockout
  • 2003–04 Ilya Kovalchuk, forward
  • 2002–03 Dany Heatley, forward
  • 2001–02 Dany Heatley, forward and Milan Hnilička, goaltender
  • 2000–01 Ray Ferraro, forward
  • 1999–00 Ray Ferraro, forward