It’s been a long season and a long post-season. After all of the hard work that the players in the League have put forward, it is time that the best of the best are honored. Here are your 2011 NHL Award winners: ART ROSS TROPHY This award is presented to the NHL’s leading scorer. WINNER: Daniel Sedin, Vancouver Canucks This marks the first time in NHL history that brothers have won the scoring title in consecutive seasons, and the third time that two brothers have won the award. Daniel also led the NHL’s top power-play unit by tallying a League-leading 18 goals and 42 points. PAST WINNER: Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks BILL MASTERTON MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is presented to a player that has shown perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey. 2010-11 FINALISTS: Ray Emery, Daymond Langkow, Ian Laperriere WINNER: Ian Laperriere, Philadelphia Flyers PAST WINNER: Jose Theodore, Washington Capitals CALDER MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is awarded to the most outstanding rookie. 2010-11 Finalists: Logan Couture (San Jose Sharks), Michael Grabner (NY Islanders), Jeff Skinner (Carolina Hurricanes) WINNER: Jeff Skinner, Carolina Hurricanes “I got a text from [my teammates] wishing me good luck. Those guys have helped me so much.” – Jeff Skinner PAST WINNER: Tyler Myers, Buffalo Sabres FRANK J. SELKE TROPHY This award is awarded to the forward who excels in defensive play. 2010-11 Finalists: Pavel Datsyuk, Ryan Kesler, Jonathan Toews WINNER: Ryan Kesler, Vancouver Canucks “It’s not just an individual award. A lot goes into it. I pride myself in being hard to play against.” – Ryan Kesler PAST WINNER: Pavel Datsyuk HART MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is awarded to the most valuable player to his team. 2010-11 Finalists: Corey Perry, Daniel Sedin, Martin St. Louis WINNER: Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks PAST WINNER: Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks JACK ADAMS AWARD 2010-11 Finalists: Dan Bylsma, Barry Trotz, Alain Vigneault WINNER: Dan Bylsma, Pittsburgh Penguins PAST WINNER: Dave Tippett, Phoenix Coyotes JAMES NORRIS MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is awarded to the NHL’s Outstanding All-Around Defenseman. 2010-11 Finalists: Zdeno Chara, Nicklas Lidstrom, Shea Weber WINNER: Nicklas Lidstrom, Detroit Red Wings KING CLANCY MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is awarded to a player that exemplifies leadership qualities both on and off the ice. WINNER: Doug Weight PAST WINNER: Shane Doan, Phoenix Coyotes LADY BYNG MEMORIAL TROPHY This award is awarded to a player that exemplifies sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct. 2010-11 Finalists: Loui Eriksson, Nicklas Lidstrom, Martin St. Louis WINNER: Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning PAST WINNER: Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning TED LINDSAY AWARD This award is awarded to the Most Outstanding Player Selected By the National Hockey League Players’ Association. 2010-11 Finalists: Corey Perry, Daniel Sedin, Steven Stamkos WINNER: Daniel Sedin, Vancouver Canucks PAST WINNER: Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals MAURICE RICHARD TROPHY This award is given to the player who is the regular-season goal scoring leader. WINNER: Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks PAST WINNER: Sidney Crosby (Pittsburgh Penguins) and Steve Stamkos (Tampa Bay Lightning) VEZINA TROPHY This award is presented to the Most Outstanding Goaltender. 2010-11 Finalists: Roberto Luongo, Pekka Rinne, Tim Thomas WINNER: Tim Thomas, Boston Bruins PAST WINNER: Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres WILLIAM M. JENNINGS TROPHY This award is given to Goaltender(s) on Club with Fewest Goals Against. WINNER: Roberto Luongo and Cory Schneider, Vancouver Canucks PAST WINNER: Martin Brodeur, New Jersey Devils NHL GENERAL MANAGER OF THE YEAR AWARD 2010-11 Finalists: Mike Gillis, David Poile, Steve Yzerman WINNER: Mike Gillis, Vancouver Canucks PAST WINNER: Don Maloney, Phoenix Coyotes MARK MESSIER NHL LEADERSHIP AWARD This award is presented to the individual with superior leadership in hockey and is a contributing member of society. It honors an individual who leads by positive example through on-ice performance, motivation of team members and a dedication to community activities and charitable causes. 2010-11 Finalists: Zdeno Chara, Shane Doan, Nicklas Lidstrom WINNER: Zdeno Chara PAST WINNER: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins NHL FOUNDATION PLAYER AWARD NHL players have a long-standing tradition of supporting charities and other important causes in their communities. NHL member clubs are constant in their quest to help local schools, hospitals, and charitable organizations. In recognition of this dedication, the NHL Foundation annually awards $25,000 to a current player’s charity that embodies the core values of the NHL: commitment, perseverance and teamwork. 2010-11 Finalists: Dustin Brown, Mike Green, Daniel and Henrik Sedin WINNER: Dustin Brown, LA Kings PAST WINNER: Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres PRESIDENTS’ TROPHY This award is presented to the club with the most points in regular season. WINNER: Vancouver Canucks PRINCE OF WALES TROPHY This award is given to the Eastern Conference Playoff Champion. WINNER: Boston Bruins CLARENCE CAMPBELL BOWL This award is given to the Western Conference Playoff Champion. WINNER: Vancouver Canucks NHL12 COVER Steven Stamkos (Tampa Bay Lightning) is the new cover boy for NHL12.