Our 2018 NHL Awards ballots

Don't blame us! Here are the top five on each award from PHWA members Emily Kaplan and Greg Wyshynski, along with their explanations.

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All of the 2018 NHL Award winners

Who won all of the major hardware for the 2017-18 season? Get the full rundown here.

Greg Wyshynski and Arash Markazi of ESPN on the best and worst of the NHL Awards at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas.

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Taylor Hall was super interested in seeing the Hart Trophy voting. Here it is.

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George McPhee of the Vegas Golden Knights is the 2017-18 winner of the NHL General Manager of the Year Award.

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Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators has captured the Vezina Trophy, awarded to the "goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at his position," as selected by NHL General Managers.

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Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Deryk Engelland is the recipient of the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award, which is presented "to the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his team, on and off the ice, during the regular season and who plays a leading role in his community growing the game of hockey."

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Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin captured his seventh career Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy as the League's top goal-scorer.

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Vegas Golden Knights head coach Gerard Gallant wins the Jack Adams Award as "the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success."

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U.S. Olympic champion skier Lindsey Vonn taking photos of her boyfriend Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban at the NHL Awards.

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The voting for the Calder Trophy for rookie of the year, won by Mathew Barzal of the Islanders over Brock Boeser and Clayton Keller.

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Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban is the NHL 19 cover athlete.

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The voting for the Norris Trophy for best defenseman, won by Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning over Drew Doughty and P.K. Subban.

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Vegas Golden Knights center William Karlsson wins the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability."

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Gary Bettman is getting interviewed on the red carpet at the NHL Awards by his 11-year-old grandson, Matthew.

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The party can start. Terry Fator is here.

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