nhl awards

Draisaitl honoured to make TLA history

By: Chris Lomon

The enormity of the honour isn’t lost on the player known as the “German Gretzky.”

September 21, 2020

Leon Draisaitl receives players' vote for 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award

By: NHLPA Media Release

Leon Draisaitl of the Edmonton Oilers has received the players’ vote for the 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award (TLA), presented annually “to the most outstanding player in the NHL,” as voted by fellow NHLPA members.

September 21, 2020

Jets Connor Hellebuyck, Oilers Leon Draisaitl earn NHL awards

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl won the NHL's most valuable player award, while Winnipeg Jets netminder Connor Hellebuyck has been named the league's goalie of the year.

September 21, 2020

One over Sid: MacKinnon wins Lady Byng for sportsmanship

By: Canadian Press

Of course, Nathan MacKinnon wishes he were still playing for the Stanley Cup, but after learning he won another individual award, the Colorado forward found a silver lining.

September 11, 2020

Flyers centre Sean Couturier wins Selke Trophy as NHL's best defensive forward

By: Canadian Press

Philadelphia Flyers centre Sean Couturier has been awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the NHL's best defensive forward.

September 10, 2020

TLA finalist spotlight: Artemi Panarin

By: Chris Lomon

Ryan Strome is hardly surprised to see his fun-loving teammate up for some serious hockey hardware.

September 10, 2020

Senators forward Bobby Ryan recipient of Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Ottawa Senators forward Bobby Ryan was named the 2019-20 recipient of the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy on Monday after publicly sharing his battle with alcohol issues.

September 7, 2020

Dumba honoured for by NHL for anti-racism, community efforts

By: Canadian Press

Minnesota’s Matt Dumba was chosen as the winner the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, a nod to the first NHL player to kneel during the U.S. anthem for his role in helping the sport combat racism.

September 6, 2020

Accountability and maturity make Makar 'wise beyond years'

By: Chris Lomon

Practicing against some of hockey’s top talents provides learning experience for Cale Makar, but to teammate Erik Johnson, the Calder Trophy finalist is already wise beyond his years.

July 22, 2020

Draisaitl, MacKinnon, Panarin selected as NHL MVP finalists

By: Canadian Press

The NHL Hart Trophy voters agreed with NHL players in selecting Edmonton’s Leon Draisaitl, Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon and Artemi Panarin of the New York Rangers as MVP award finalists.

July 21, 2020

Carlson, Hedman, Josi named finalists for Norris trophy as NHL's top defenceman

By: Canadian Press

John Carlson of the Washington Capitals, Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Roman Josi of the Nashville Predators are the finalists for the 2019-20 Norris Trophy, awarded annually to the NHL's top defenceman.

July 20, 2020

Bergeron, Couturier, O'Reilly named finalists for NHL's Selke Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Boston Bruins centre Patrice Bergeron, Philadelphia Flyers centerd Sean Couturier and St. Louis Blues centerd Ryan O'Reilly are the three finalists for the 2019-20 Selke Trophy, awarded annually to the NHL's best defensive forward.

July 20, 2020

Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck named a finalist for Vezina Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Connor Hellebuyck of the Winnipeg Jets, Tuukka Rask of the Boston Bruins and Andrei Vasilevskiy of the Tampa Bay Lightning are the three finalists for the 2019-20 Vezina Trophy, awarded annually to the NHL's top goaltender.

July 17, 2020

Ryan, Lindblom, Johns named finalists for 2020 Bill Masterton Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Ottawa Senators forward Bobby Ryan, Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom and Dallas Stars defenceman Stephen Johns are the for the 2020 Bill Masterton Trophy.

July 16, 2020

Matthews, MacKinnon, O'Reilly named finalists for NHL's Lady Byng award

By: Canadian Press

Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews, Colorado Avalanche centre Nathan MacKinnon and St. Louis Blues centre Ryan O'Reilly are the three finalists for the 2019-20 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy.

July 16, 2020

Nikita Kucherov on receiving the 2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award

By: NHLPA Staff

Nikita Kucherov discusses the meaning of receiving the 2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award.

June 19, 2019

Players weigh in on specialness of Ted Lindsay Award

By: NHLPA Staff

Ahead of the 2019 NHL Awards, players spoke to NHLPA.com to weigh in on what makes the TLA one of the most coveted honours and what makes this season’s finalists so special.

June 19, 2019

Kane on Ted Lindsay Award: 'I think it's cooler than the Hart'

By: Chris Lomon

“I think it’s a pretty underrated award, to be honest," says Patrick Kane, who knows first-hand what it means to receive hockey’s most unique individual award, voted on by the players themselves.

June 6, 2019

Kucherov making plenty of points for NHL's MVP consideration

By: Canadian Press

Connor McDavid knows better than to risk making end-of-season NHL award projections.

April 3, 2019

Nugent-Hopkins leaving impact in community of Edmonton

By: Chris Lomon

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had two goals heading into his NHL rookie campaign seven years ago: contribute to team success and do whatever he could to contribute to the community.

June 21, 2018