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Crosby wins Lindsay Award, edged by Ovechkin for Hart Trophy - 06-15-13

Written by Seth Rorabaugh on .

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby (above) won the Ted Linsday Award tonight. The honor goes to be the most oustanding player as voted on by members of the National Hockey League Players Association. It is the second time Crosby has won the award. He previously won it in 2007 when it was known as the Lester B. Pearson Award. Is it the ninth time a member of the Penguins has won the award. In addition to Crosby in 2007, Mario Lemieux (1986, 1988, 1993 and 1996), Jaromir Jagr (1999 and 2000) and Evgeni Malkin (2012) have also won it.

Crosby did not sweep the awards however. Captain/forward Alex Ovechkin of the rival Capitals claimed the Hart Memorial Trophy which goes"to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team" as selected by the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association. The voting breakdown:

                                                                      Pts    (1st-2nd-3rd-4th-5th)
1.
Alex Ovechkin, Capitals                        1,090    (50-43-40-27-8)

2. Sidney Crosby, Penguins                 1,058    (46-42-41-29-12)
3. John Tavares, Islanders                            919    (38-38-33-29-21)
4. Jonathan Toews, Blackhawks                  886    (39-35-29-29-19)
5. Sergei Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets             311    (4-12-13-25-47)
6.  Patrick Kane, Blackhawks                     157     (2-6-9-14-8)
7. Ryan Getzlaf, Ducks                                  96     (0-0-8-11-23)
8. Steven Stamkos, Lightning                       28     (0-1-2-2-5)
9. Martin St. Louis, Lightning                         20    (0-1-0-2-7)
10. Pavel Datsyuk, Red Wings                     18     (0-0-1-2-7)
11. Antti Niemi, Sharks                                  11     (0-0-0-1-8)
12. Craig Anderson, Senators                      10     (0-1-0-1-0)
13. P.K. Subban, Canadiens                         10     (0-0-1-1-2)
14. Evgeni Nabokov, Islanders                        5     (0-0-1-0-0)
      Henrik Sedin, Canucks                              5     (0-0-1-0-0)
16. Chris Kunitz, Penguins                          5     (0-0-0-1-2)
17. Niklas Backstrom, Wild                              3     (0-0-0-1-0)
      Patrice Bergeron, Bruins                            3     (0-0-0-1-0)
      Ilya Kovalchuk, Devils                                  3     (0-0-0-1-0)
      Carey Price, Canadiens                             3     (0-0-0-1-0)
      Ryan Suter, Wild                                          3     (0-0-0-1-0)
22. Henrik Zetterberg, Red Wings                   3     (0-0-0-0-3)
23. Francois Beauchemin, Ducks                    1    (0-0-0-0-1)
      Jeff Carter, Kings                                         1     (0-0-0-0-1)
      Pascal Dupuis, Penguins                       1     (0-0-0-0-1)
      Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers                          1     (0-0-0-0-1)
      Zach Parise, Wild                                         1     (0-0-0-0-1)
     James Reimer, Maple Leafs                        1     (0-0-0-0-1)
      Eric Staal, Hurricanes                                  1     (0-0-0-0-1)
                                  

The Canadiens' P.K. Subban (above) won the James Norris Memorial Trophy awarded to the defenseman demonstrating "the greatest all-around ability in the position," as selected by the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association. The Penguins' Kris Letang finished third in the voting. The voting breakdown:

                                                                 Pts.      (1st-2nd-3rd-4th-5th)
1. P.K. Subban, Canadiens                  1,266    (66-56-35-12-3)
2. Ryan Suter, Wild                                1,230    (65-54-34-8-8)
3. Kris Letang, Penguins                     914     (31-37-42-39-18)
4. Francois Beauchemin, Ducks            290    (1-6-20-33-39)
5. Zdeno Chara, Bruins                           289    (10-9-16-8-22)
6. Duncan Keith, Blackhawks                 281    (1-8-16-36-27)
7. Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Coyotes         79    (3-1-2-8-8)
8. Shea Weber, Predators                       49    (0-1-4-5-7)
9. Drew Doughty, Kings                            43    (0-1-2-7-5)
10. Niklas Kronwall, Red Wings              33    (0-2-1-3-5)
11. Dion Phaneuf, Maple Leafs               28    (0-1-1-4-4)
12. Keith Yandle, Coyotes                        27    (0-0-0-6-9)
13. Andrei Markov, Canadiens                23    (1-0-1-1-5)
14. Alex Pietrangelo, Blues                      23    (0-2-0-2-3)
15. Dustin Byfuglien, Jets                         13    (0-0-1-2-2)
16. Dan Hamhuis, Canucks                       9    (0-0-1-1-1)
17. Mike Green, Capitals                           6    (0-0-0-1-3)
18. Erik Karlsson, Senators                       5    (0-0-1-0-0)
      Brooks Orpik, Penguins                   5    (0-0-1-0-0)
20. Kimmo Timonen, Flyers                       5    (0-0-0-1-2)
21. Dennis Seidenberg, Bruins                 4    (0-0-0-1-1)
22. Dan Girardi, Rangers                           2    (0-0-0-0-2)
23. Paul Martin, Penguins                      1    (0-0-0-0-1)
      Sheldon Souray, Ducks                        1    (0-0-0-0-1)
      Lubomir Visnovsky, Islanders              1    (0-0-0-0-1)

The Blue Jackets' Segei Bobrovsky (above) won the Vezina Trophy which is awarded to the "goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at his position," as selected by NHL general managers. The voting breakdown:

                                                                  Pts.    (1st-2nd-3rd)

1. Sergei Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets       110    (17-8-1)
2. Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers                  55    (3-12-4)
3. Antti Niemi, Sharks                              46    (6-4-4)
4. Craig Anderson, Senators                  22    (3-1-4)
5. Tuukka Rask, Bruins                            12    (0-3-3)
6. Jimmy Howard, Red Wings                  9    (0-0-9)
7. Ray Emery, Blackhawks                       6    (1-0-1)
8. Corey Crawford, Blackhawks              5    (0-1-2)
9. Jonas Hiller, Ducks                               3    (0-1-0)
10. Niklas Backstrom, Wild                      1    (0-0-1)
     Carey Price, Canadiens                      1    (0-0-1)

Panthers forward Jonathan Huberdeau won the Calder Memorial Trophy whcih goes to the league's top rookie as voted by the Professional Hockey Writers Association. Blackhawks forward Brandon Saad, a native of Gibsonia, finished third in voting. The voting breakdown:

                                                                      Pts.    (1st-2nd-3rd-4th-5th)
1. Jonathan Huberdeau Panthers          1,141    (54-55-26-26-8)
2. Brendan Gallagher, Canadiens         1,048    (54-44-23-24-13)
3. Brandon Saad, Blackhawks                  730    (30-24-26-34-30)
4. Jonas Brodin, Wild                                 621    (24-21-32-20-14)
5. Nail Yakupov, Oilers                                521    (11-19-29-35-28)
6. Cory Conacher, Senators                      232    (4-6-16-15-25)
7. Justin Schultz, Oilers                              115    (2-2-7-9-19)
8. Jake Muzzin, Kings                                  88    (0-2-8-6-16)
9. Alex Galchenyuk, Canadiens                  69    (0-4-4-5-6)
10. Brenden Dillon, Stars                            22    (0-1-1-2-4)
11. Dougie Hamilton, Bruins                       20    (0-1-2-0-3)
12. Vladimir Tarasenko, Blues                   12    (0-0-1-2-1)
13.  Robin Lehner, Senators                        8    (0-0-1-1-0)
14. Jacob Markstrom Panthers                   7    (0-0-1-0-2)
15. Jakob Silfverberg, Senators                  6    (0-0-1-0-1)
      Patrick Wiercioch, Senators                  6    (0-0-1-0-1)
17. Jake Allen, Blues                                    2    (0-0-0-0-2)
     Charlie Coyle, Wild                                  2    (0-0-0-0-2)
19. Matt Irwin, Sharks                                   1    (0-0-0-0-1)
      Alex Killorn, Lightning                             1    (0-0-0-0-1)
      Drew Shore Panthers                             1    (0-0-0-0-1)

(Photos: Crosby and Subban-Claus Andersen/Getty Images; Bobrovsky-Kirk Irwin/Getty Images; Huberdeau-Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

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