With a little under 30 games left to play in the regular season, a lot of fans already have their locks for the Calder trophy. In all fairness to Zach Werenski, Mitch Marner, Matthew Tkachuk, William Nylander, Matt Murray and Sebastian Aho; there is no doubt that either Patrik Laine or Auston Matthews will be awarded this trophy. 707 more words
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NHL rookie classes like this one don’t come around very often.
Winnipeg Jets rookie Patrik Laine is the NHL’s first star of the week after an eight-point performance. 999 more words
The second Connor McDavid lost an edge and went slamming into the end boards at Rexall Place, smashing his collarbone and derailing what would have been a Calder Trophy season, Brandon Manning knew he’d be at the top of Edmonton’s public enemy list. 865 more words
Chicago Blackhawks forward Artemi Panarin won the Calder Trophy on Wednesday as the NHL’s rookie of the year.
The 24-year-old Russian led all rookies in goals (30), assists (47), points (77), power-play goals (eight), power-play points (24) and game-winning goals (7) in 80 games in 2015-16. 91 more words
With the NHL Awards being tonight and the Flyers’ very own Shayne Gostisbehere among those selected as a finalist for the NHL’s Calder Trophy, I figured I’d go over all the reasons why the young defenseman should be the one bringing home the hardware and not his fellow finalists Artemi Panarin or Connor McDavid. 868 more words