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!
The sad part about this deal is that the Flyers have yet to address their need for another goal scorer. They are still holding out hope that LeClair is a full time player when he has fallen to the ranks of injury prone veteran.