CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

35 results for "nhl awards"

Page of 2
  1. NHL: What's life like for the keepers of the Stanley Cup

    Scott Burnside

    While it's true there is something to be said for hanging out with the most recognizable of all sports' trophies, the keepers of the Cup are not just glorified security guards but rather have to marry the iron fist and the velvet glove, writes Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2012
  2. Lundqvist among first-time winners

    Scott Burnside

    An interesting dynamic of this year's awards was that each player who won a trophy that was voted on (as opposed to one based on statistical outcomes) was a first-time winner. This includes Henrik Lundqvist, who earned his first Vezina Trophy afte...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  3. Bergeron honored for humility, hard work

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- It was a couple of years ago that we had occasion to chat with Hall of Famer and Boston Bruins president Cam Neely. The conversation quickly turned to Patrice Bergeron and why the Bruins' talented, hard-working center didn't get any love...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  4. Evgeni Malkin reaches even higher mark

    Scott Burnside

    This was never about Evgeni Malkin arriving. When you win a Stanley Cup and a Conn Smythe Trophy and a scoring title, well, you're already here. But when Malkin, who won his second scoring title this season, walked away Wednesday night with both t...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  5. Ken Hitchcock keeps up with players' likes

    Scott Burnside

    There might have been some eyebrows arched when St. Louis Blues GM Doug Armstrong pulled the pin on head coach Davis Payne just 13 games into the 2011-12 season and replaced him with old pal Ken Hitchcock. Just another retread? Another old-timer ...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  6. Erik Karlsson surprised by Norris win

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- The week just keeps getting better and better for Erik Karlsson. After inking a seven-year deal with the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday morning, Karlsson topped that off by being the surprise winner of the Norris Trophy Wednesday night. ...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  7. NHL awards: Sens celebrate Karlsson deal

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- For the fourth year, the annual NHL awards machinery has descended on Sin City to hand out the league's hardware. The biggest news of the day involved Norris trophy nominee Erik Karlsson of the Ottawa Senators inking a seven-year deal...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  8. NHL awards: Players not past playoff pain

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- Interesting dynamic Tuesday on the eve of the NHL awards as rookie of the year nominee Adam Henrique of the New Jersey Devils was sitting not far from Los Angeles Kings netminder Jonathan Quick. The last time they would have seen each ot...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  9. NHL awards: Backes wants say in CBA talks

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- Interesting to hear St. Louis Blues forward David Backes talk about the coming labor talks between the players and the owners. The Frank J. Selke Trophy nominee hopes to play a role in the talks, and appears to have a very moderate s...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  10. 2011 NHL awards: Corey Perry, Tim Thomas, Nicklas Lidstrom the bi...

    Scott Burnside

    We recap all the post-stage reaction from the 2011 NHL awards show in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | June 22, 2011
  11. NHL awards: Tim Thomas, Roberto Luongo can't escape goalie-gate

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- One of the prominent back stories to the Stanley Cup finals was the back and forth between Vancouver's Roberto Luongo and Boston's Tim Thomas. How do the kids say it these days? Awwwkwwaaard. With so much discussion during the series ...

    Blog | June 22, 2011
  12. NHL awards: Preds finally get recognition

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- It was a pretty good day for the Nashville Predators on Tuesday as defenseman Shea Weber was answering questions about being nominated for the Norris Trophy, while head coach Barry Trotz was up for his second straight Jack Adams as coach...

    Blog | June 21, 2011
  13. NHL awards: Will Datsyuk's Selke run end?

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- Is this the year someone breaks Pavel Datsyuk's death grip on the Frank J. Selke Trophy? The top Detroit center, long considered the best two-way forward in the game, has won the award the past three years and is again nominated. The ...

    Blog | June 21, 2011
  14. 5 Things: The age-old Calder debate, Sabres' bogus finale, George...

    Scott Burnside

    1. The age-old Calder debateMy colleague and good friend Pierre LeBrun and I have often debated last season's Calder Trophy race, which was won by Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers. I have no problem with Myers' selection (he won by a veritable landslid...

    Blog | April 04, 2011
  15. 2010 NHL awards: Will Alex Ovechkin win his third straight Hart T...

    Scott Burnside

    Winning an NHL award is part of a great player's legacy. But it will be bittersweet for most players taking the stage Wednesday in Vegas because of what they lost this past spring.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2010
  16. Quick takes from NHL awards show

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- Quick takes from tonight's NHL awards show in Las Vegas: • Loved Denis Leary's opening bit about the relationship between the game and the fans. Very cool. • OK, is there anyone more Vegas than Jeremy Roenick? I ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 18, 2009