ART ROSS TROPHY: Martin St. Louis [Tampa Bay Lightning], awarded for leading NHL in regular season points MAURICE RICHARD TROPHY: Jarome Iginla [Calgary Flames], Ilya Kovalchuk [Atlanta Thrashers] & Rick Nash [Columbus Blue Jackets], awarded for leading NHL in regular season goals WILLIAM JENNINGS TROPHY: Martin Brodeur [New Jersey Devils], awarded for playing 25+ games for team allowing fewest goals against
Brodeur & Calgary's Miikka Kiprusoff are expected to contend for the Vezina. St. Louis & Brodeur are definately in consideration for the Hart Trophy. Expect Darryl Sutter to get some consideration for turning the Flames around.
THE FLAMES: 42-30-7-3 for 94 points ROUND 1: Flames vs. Canucks starts Wednesday!
Off-topic for the Hockey folder, but... Speaking of Bret, I met him this morning while on set for A Channel's "Big Breakfast." A friend of mine was on doing makeup tips...and me being the huge TV nerd I am wanted to tag along.