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Pearson Award Winners

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Winners of the Lester B. Pearson Award as the outstanding player in the league, voted by members of the NHL Players' Association:

2009 - Alexander Ovechkin, Washington

2008 - Alexander Ovechkin, Washington

2007 - Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh

2006 - Jaromir Jagr, N.Y. Rangers

2005 - Lockout

2004 - Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay

2003 - Markus Naslund, Vancouver

2002 - Jarome Iginla, Calgary

2001 - Joe Sakic, Colorado

2000 - Jaromir Jagr, Pittsburgh

1999 - Jaromir Jagr, Pittsburgh

1998 - Dominik Hasek, Buffalo

1997 - Dominik Hasek, Buffalo

1996 - Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh

1995 - Eric Lindros, Philadelphia

1994 - Sergei Fedorov, Detroit

1993 - Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh

1992 - Mark Messier, N.Y. Rangers

1991 - Brett Hull, St. Louis

1990 - Mark Messier, Edmonton

1989 - Steve Yzerman, Detroit

1988 - Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh

1987 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton

1986 - Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh

1985 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton

1984 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton

1983 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton

1982 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton

1981 - Mike Liut, St. Louis

1980 - Marcel Dionne, Los Angeles

1979 - Marcel Dionne, Los Angeles

1978 - Guy Lafleur, Montreal

1977 - Guy Lafleur, Montreal

1976 - Guy Lafleur, Montreal

1975 - Bobby Orr, Boston

1974 - Bobby Clarke, Philadelphia

1973 - Phil Esposito, Boston

1972 - Jean Ratelle, N.Y. Rangers

1971 - Phil Esposito, Boston

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