Sidney Crosby, Sergei Bobrovsky, Connor McDavid identified as Hart Trophy finalists

7 Grudzień, 2017 - 03:33

2-season Hart Trophy champion Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins upon Monday was identified as a single of a few finalists for the yearly award that goes in the direction of the participant who is viewed as greatest profitable in the direction of his staff members. The other finalists are Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky and Edmonton Oilers heart Connor McDavid. Crosby, who was wounded inside Video game 3 of the Penguins sequence with the Capitals upon Monday night time, on top of that was a finalist for the award gained as a result of Chicago's Patrick Kane remaining year. A 6-season finalist, Crosby already gained the award in just the 2006-07 and 2013-14 seasons. This year, Crosby gained the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy as the NHL's foremost purpose-scorer with 44 objectives, the minute-greatest all round of his NHL job as the Penguins completed with their easiest heritage due to the fact 1992-93. Within just addition, the Penguins captain rated instant inside of the league within just scoring and led the personnel within just electricity-perform targets and images . Bobrovsky led the Blue Jackets in direction of their ideal period inside of franchise historical past with an NHL-simplest 2.06 plans-from typical and .931 help you save proportion. He rated within just the final 5 within the league inside wins , shutouts , will save and begins . The goalie's 41 wins have been a profession least complicated and franchise historical past Bobrovsky is in addition a Vezina Trophy finalist for the NHL's greatest goaltender and the Blue Jackets' initially MVP prospect inside their record. McDavid received the Artwork Ross Trophy this time as the NHL's scoring chief with 100 details , major the Oilers into the Stanley Cup playoffs for the initially year given that 2005-06 Inside of 82 every month-year game titles, McDavid experienced a person reality or further in just 59 appearances and finished the period with a 15-activity reality streak. His 30 multi-truth game titles led the league. Closing year, McDavid was 3rd inside of voting for the Calder Trophy as the NHL's final beginner. He may well develop into merely the 3rd participant, alongside with Crosby and Wayne Gretzky, in the direction of gain the Hart Trophy just before he turns 21. Participants of the Experienced Hockey Writers Affiliation voted at the finish of the monthly period for the Hart Trophy, which is identified as right after a earlier supervisor-prepare of the Montreal Canadiens. The best 3 vote-getters are the finalists. The champion will be disclosed June 21 in the course of the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Cellular Arena in just Las Vegas.