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NHL Awards show in 2023 showcased the victorious individuals.

NHL Awards show in 2023 showcased the victorious individuals.

Watch the 2023 NHL Awards live on TNT, Sportsnet, and TVA Sports at 8 PM as the ceremony takes place at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena.

This ceremony will pay tribute to the top performers of the regular season, which will include the presentation of awards such as the Hart Trophy for the most valuable player, the Vezina Trophy for the outstanding goaltender, the Norris Trophy for the outstanding defenseman, and the Calder Trophy for the outstanding rookie. The NHLPA will distribute the Ted Lindsay Award yearly to the player who is deemed the “most outstanding” by a vote.

NHL Awards Announcers:

The official statement reports that Hockey Hall of Famers Willie O’Ree and Mark Messier, Nashville Predators icon Pekka Rinne, and a host of country music stars, including Jessie James Decker, LOCASH, Dustin Lynch, Trevor Rosen (Old Dominion), Darius Rucker, Jelly Roll, and Trisha Yearwood, are among the presenters scheduled for this year’s event. Additionally, two-time Olympic medalist Sarah Nurse, Predators General Manager David Poile, comedian Nate Bargatze, WWE Superstar Sheamus, and broadcasters David Amber, Caroline Cameron, and Anson Carter are also set to make an appearance.

Ted Lindsay Award

Winner: Connor McDavid
David Pastrnak
Erik Karlsson

This is McDavid’s fourth career Ted Lindsay Award.

Lady Byng Trophy

Winner: Anze Kopitar
Jack Hughes
Brayden Point

This is Kopitar’s second career Lady Byng Trophy.

Mark Messier Leadership Award

Winner: Steven Stamkos

Past winners before Stamkos include Sidney Crosby, Zdeno Chara, Jarome Iginla, and Mats Sundin.

E.J. McGuire Award of Excellence

Winner: Connor Bedard

Former Washington Capitals prospect Brett Leason is a past winner of the award.

Calder Trophy

Winner: Matty Beniers
Owen Power
Stuart Skinner

Beniers is the Kraken’s first-ever major individual award winner.

Selke Trophy

Winner: Patrice Bergeron
Nico Hischier
Mitch Marner

This is Bergeron’s sixth-career Selke win after being nominated for the 12th consecutive year.

Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy

Winner: Kris Letang
Clayton Keller
Alex Stalock

Exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to ice hockey

Vezina Trophy

Winner: Linus Ullmark
Connor Hellebuyck
Ilya Sorokin

This is Ullmark’s first Vezina win after his first-career nomination.

King Clancy Award

Winner: Mikael Backlund
Anders Lee
Darnell Nurse

Backlund has helped raise over $400,000 for the ALS Society of Alberta

Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award

Winner: Dean Smith

Winner: Jason McCrimmon

McCrimmon is the founder of Detroit Ice Dreams which helps youth from underrepresented communities play hockey. 

Jack Adams Award

Winner: Jim Montgomery
Dave Hakstol
Lindy Ruff

This is Montgomery’s first Jack Adams win in his first nomination.

Norris Trophy

Winner: Erik Karlsson
Adam Fox
Cale Makar

This is Karlsson’s third Norris win and his first with the Sharks.

Hart Memorial Trophy

Winner: Connor McDavid
Matthew Tkachuk
David Pastrnak

This is McDavid’s third Hart Trophy win. 
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