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BLOG: Tippett finishes seventh in Jack Adams voting

Oilers bench boss receives four first-place votes, eight second-place votes and 18 third-place votes from the NHL Broadcasters' Association

by Staff / EdmontonOilers.com

EDMONTON, AB - Oilers Head Coach Dave Tippett finished seventh in voting for the 2019-20 Jack Adams Award, which was announced on Wednesday night during the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Tippett received four first-place votes, eight second-place votes and 18 third-place votes from the NHL Broadcasters' Association for his first season behind the Oilers bench, as the team posted the fifth-best record in the Western Conference at 37-25-9.

Boston Bruins Head Coach Bruce Cassidy won this year's Jack Adams Award, with Alain Vigneault of the Philadelphia Flyers finishing second in voting and John Tortorella of the Columbus Blue Jackets rounding out the top three.

Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl is a finalist for the Hart Memorial Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award, with the winners to be announced during the Stanley Cup Final.

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