By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is one of three players in the running for the Ted Lindsay Award, which is presented annually “to the most outstanding player in the NHL.”READ MORE: Redistricting Committees Named In West Virginia
Crosby joins Edmonton’s Connor McDavid and Toronto’s Auston Matthews as a finalist for the award. It’s voted on every year by members of the NHL Players Association.
Congratulations to Sidney Crosby on being named a finalist for the Ted Lindsay Award!
The award is presented annually “to the most outstanding player in the NHL,” as voted on by fellow members of the @NHLPA.READ MORE: Man Stopped In March For Stolen Scratch-Off Tickets Now Facing Additional Drug And Firearm Charges
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) June 2, 2021
Crosby already has three Ted Lindsay Awards, and if he snags this one, he’ll join Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky as the only players in NHL history to get the award four or more times.MORE NEWS: Judge Asked To Order Arrest Of Witnesses In Triple Slaying Retrial Of Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles Brother
The recipient will be announced during the Stanley Cup Final.