LAS VEGAS — Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (Selke Trophy) and coach Bruce Cassidy (Adams Award) were at the NHL Awards show Wednesday night as finalists, but both headed home empty-handed.
Bergeron, already with a record-tying four Selkes, finished third to winner Anze Kopitar (Los Angeles) and runner-up Sean Couturier (Philadelphia). Cassidy finished second to Vegas’s Gerard Gallant and Colorado’s Jared Bednar was third for top coach.
Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy made the rookie All-Star team.
NHL Award Winners
Hart Memorial Trophy, MVP — Taylor Hall, F, New Jersey
Vezina Trophy, goaltender — Pekka Rinne, Nashville
James Norris Memorial Trophy, defenseman — Victor Hedman, Tampa Bay
Calder Memorial Trophy, rookie — Mathew Barzal, C, N.Y. Islanders
Frank J. Selke Trophy, defensive forward — Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, most gentlemanly — William Karlsson, F, Vegas
Jack Adams Award, coach — Gerard Gallant, Vegas
King Clancy Trophy, humanitarian contribution to hockey — Announced at the ceremony — Henrik and Daniel Sedin, Vancouver
Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award, great leadership qualities both on and off the ice — Deryk Engelland, Vegas
Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award, individual who has positively impacted his or her community, culture of society — Darcy Haugan, Broncos coach, Humboldt, Saskatchewan
NHL General Manager of the Year Award — George McPhee, Vegas
Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, perserverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey — Brian Boyle, F, New Jersey
Art Ross Trophy, points scoring leader — Connor McDavid, C, Edmonton
Maurice Richard Trophy, goal-scoring leader — Alex Ovechkin, F, Washington
William M. Jennings Trophy, goalies with fewest goals against, minimum 25 games — Jonathan Quick, Los Angeles
Ted Lindsay Award, outstanding player — Connor McDavid, C, Edmonton
(Formerly called the Lester B. Pearson Award)