The Edmonton Oilers announced their annual team award winners during their game against the Calgary Flames at Rexall Place tonight.
Leading the way was forward Ales Hemsky
, who garnered two awards. Edmonton’s leading scorer, Hemsky won the Zane Feldman Trophy as the Oilers’ Most Valuable Player and also was named the Most Popular Player.
The award winners were selected by an on-line vote of Oilers fans with the exception of two of the seven awards. The Top Defenceman Award is selected by a vote of the Edmonton sports media and the Community Service Award is chosen by the Oilers Hockey Operations department.
Following are the Edmonton Oilers 2007-08 award winners.Zane Feldman Trophy (MVP) - Ales Hemsky
Most Popular Player - Ales Hemsky
Top First Year Oiler - Sam Gagner and Andrew Cogliano
Top Defenceman - Tom Gilbert
Community Service Award - Ethan Moreau
Unsung Hero - Steve Staios
Top Defensive Forward - Fernando Pisani