Matthews nets Ted Lindsay Award as NHL’s most oustanding player

LAS VEGAS — With Saturday Evening Dwell star Kenan Thompson making his second consecutive look as host, and joking that in contrast to the Oscars his viewers ought to chorus from combating, the Nationwide Hockey League Awards night time was held in Las Vegas. The Ted Lindsay Award, for the NHL’s most excellent participant in the course of the common season, went to Auston Matthews of the Toronto Maple Leafs, partially for his 60-goal season. Matthews is one the most effective pure purpose scorers within the sport, he improved defensively and added extra of a bodily aspect to his sport this season. Learn extra: Veteran ahead Jason Spezza declares retirement, will be a part of Toronto Maple Leafs entrance workplace … Read more

Leafs’ Auston Matthews wins Hart Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award

Successful the Hart Memorial Trophy felt nice. So did successful the Ted Lindsay Award. However Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews needs for extra. “I’d be mendacity if I mentioned that there wasn’t slightly little bit of angst, wishing you’re nonetheless enjoying proper now,” Matthews mentioned after accepting the 2 greatest awards on the NHL’s awards present in Tampa, Fla. “Particularly being again right here.” Matthews added the Hart, because the league’s MVP, and the Lindsay, given to the excellent participant as voted on by his friends, to the Rocket Richard Trophy he received for his NHL-leading 60 targets within the common season. He was the primary Leafs participant to win the Hart since Ted Kennedy in 1955 and the primary … Read more