I’ve often said the real winner of the NHL Awards is anyone who just wants as long as possible without hearing about the NHL Awards, so in that sense, today I feel like a winner. Hooray for me.
If you are a person who needs to see players from your favourite team validated with an individual award despite an underwhelming year for the team, then you’re probably an Oilers fan, and just rage clicking on any link on Oilersnation because you’re so furious that Leon Draisaitl wasn’t unanimous in the second place Hart votes. Or maybe you do care about this shit. Who am I to judge, I like lots of dumb shit too. Let’s look at how the Leafs did tonight.
What they won…
the nhl has named their first and second team all stars pic.twitter.com/DoZABR7pTW
— zach laing (@zjlaing) June 30, 2021
If you weren’t sure whether or not they voted on awards before or after the start of the playoffs, look no further than First All-Star Team Winger, Mitch Marner. Marner had one more point than Mikko Rantanen and Patrick Kane, that so that’s really all you need to …
Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation