Connor McDavid chats with NHLPA.com about being named the 2016-17 Ted Lindsay Award recipient by his fellow players, the significance of the award, and what that means to him.
The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced today that Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers is the recipient of the 2016-17 Ted Lindsay Award after garnering the most votes from his fellow players for his exceptional season. McDavid is the third player ever to receive Award before age of 21.
Zach Werenski, Carey Price, and Braden Holtby explain what the Ted Lindsay Award means to NHL players.
2017 Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award and 2017 King Clancy Memorial Trophy winner Nick Foligno discusses the significance of the Ted Lindsay Award and what makes this year's finalists so remarkable.
Will it be No. 87, No. 88 or No. 97 that receives this year’s Ted Lindsay Award? Before the winner is revealed on June 21, check out some of the big-time numbers posted by this trio of NHL talents.
Brent Burns is a first-time Ted Lindsay Award finalist and is the first defenceman to be voted a finalist in 17 years. Burns set single-season franchise records with the San Jose Sharks for goals and points by a defenceman.
In his second NHL season, he captained the Oilers to the fourth-most points in the Western Conference and the club’s first playoff berth since 2006.
Crosby is one of six three-time recipients (Guy Lafleur, Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr, Alexander Ovechkin) — a group he joined after he was voted the Ted Lindsay Award recipient in back-to-back seasons (2012-13, 2013-14).
Burns, Crosby and McDavid were voted "Most Outstanding Player" finalists by fellow players.
The NHLPA announced today that Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks is the 2015-16 recipient of the Ted Lindsay Award.
Benn, Holtby and Kane voted by fellow NHLPA Members as finalists for the “Most Outstanding Player” Award.
Price named “Most Outstanding Player” for first time…First goaltender in 17 years; second Canadiens player ever to receive Award
Will Alex Ovechkin go forth and win his fourth Ted Lindsay Award? His teammates are certainly in his corner.
An elite level talent between the pipes, it's not hard to see why the Habs' net-minder is so widely respected by his NHL peers
The Dallas Stars captain made a definite impact on his peers with his superb play in 2014-15
Jamie Benn, Alex Ovechkin & Carey Price voted by their fellow NHLPA members as finalists for the 2014-15 Ted Lindsay Award as the “Most Outstanding Player” of the year
NHLPA Members are casting their ballots on who will be recognized as the ‘Most Outstanding Player’ for the 2014-15 regular season.
Sidney Crosby feted by the NHLPA for his 2013-14 Ted Lindsay Award season
Although Sidney Crosby’s name can be found on a number of notable trophies, the Ted Lindsay Award, which he won for the third time on Tuesday night, is especially meaningful for the Pittsburgh captain.
Sidney Crosby speaks with NHLPA.com following the 2014 NHL Awards show where he was named the 2013-14 Ted Lindsay Award recipient for the third time in his career.