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Mark Messier Leadership Award

Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award finalists unveiled

Nick Foligno of Blue Jackets, Ryan Getzlaf of Ducks, Mark Giordano of Flames up for award

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Nick Foligno of the Columbus Blue Jackets, Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames and Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks have been named finalists for the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award. The award is given annually to the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to the team, on and off the ice, during the regular season.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Jack Adams Award

Jack Adams Award finalists unveiled

Mike Babcock of Maple Leafs, Todd McLellan of Oilers, John Tortorella of Blue Jackets vie for coach of year honors

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Mike Babcock of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Todd McLellan of the Edmonton Oilers and John Tortorella of the Columbus Blue Jackets were named Wednesday as finalists for the Jack Adams Award, given annually to the top coach in the NHL.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Masterton Trophy

Masterton Trophy finalists unveiled

Craig Anderson of Senators, Andrew Cogliano of Ducks, Derek Ryan of Hurricanes up for award based on dedication to hockey

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Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson, Anaheim Ducks forward Andrew Cogliano and Carolina Hurricanes forward Derek Ryan were named finalists for the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy on Monday. The award is given to the player who exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Lady Byng Trophy

Lady Byng Trophy finalists unveiled

Johnny Gaudreau of Flames, Mikael Granlund of Wild, Vladimir Tarasenko of Blues vie for honor of NHL's most gentlemanly player

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Forwards Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames, Mikael Granlund of the Minnesota Wild and Vladimir Tarasenko of the St. Louis Blues were named finalists for the Lady Byng Trophy on Sunday, awarded annually to the player who best combines sportsmanship, gentlemanly conduct and ability.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Vezina Trophy

Vezina Trophy finalists unveiled

Sergei Bobrovsky of Blue Jackets, Braden Holtby of Capitals, Carey Price of Canadiens in running for award given to NHL's best goalie

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Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby is a finalist to win the Vezina Trophy for the second consecutive year.

Sergei Bobrovsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens were the other finalists announced Saturday, for the trophy awarded to the goalie adjudged to be the best at this position.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Norris Trophy

Norris Trophy finalists unveiled

Brent Burns of Sharks, Victor Hedman of Lightning, Erik Karlsson of Senators up for award given to top defenseman

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Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Erik Karlsson of the Ottawa Senators were named finalists for the Norris Trophy on Friday, awarded annually to the defenseman who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-around ability at the position.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN). 

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Calder Trophy

Calder Trophy finalists unveiled

Patrik Laine of Jets, Auston Matthews of Maple Leafs, Zach Werenski of Blue Jackets up for award given to best rookie in NHL

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Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews,Winnipeg Jets forward Patrik Laine and Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski were named finalists for the Calder Trophy on Thursday. The award is given to the best rookie in the NHL.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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Frank J. Selke Trophy

Selke Trophy finalists unveiled

Patrice Bergeron of Bruins, Ryan Kesler of Ducks, Mikko Koivu of Wild in running to be honored as NHL's best defensive forward

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Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Kesler and Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu were named finalists for the Selke Trophy on Wednesday, awarded annually to the NHL's best defensive forward.

The winner will be announced at the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on June 21 (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN).

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NHL Awards

Capitals goalie Holtby wins Vezina in landslide

Receives 26 of 30 first-place votes from NHL general managers

by Shawn P. Roarke @SRoarke_NHL / NHL.com Director of Editorial

LAS VEGAS -- An unforgettable season for Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby concluded Wednesday with him winning the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's best goalie.

"It's pretty special; friends and family are here with me and you get to do something you never know if you will get to do again," Holtby said after the 2016 NHL Awards at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

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Norris Trophy win emotional for Doughty, mother

Kings defenseman gets choked up, is grateful for family's support

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

LAS VEGAS -- Drew Doughty had a plan as he walked on stage at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Wednesday. He was going to thank his family for the sacrifices that helped him go from London, Ontario, to the Los Angeles Kings and Team Canada. He had won the Stanley Cup and Olympic gold twice each, and now, in his third time as a finalist, he had won the Norris Trophy as the NHL's best defenseman.

Then he looked into the crowd and found his mother, Connie, and his plan fell apart.

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