Unfortunately, the KesLord was unable to defend his Selke title. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
So, it comes to the time of year where the stars meet in Vegas for the NHL Awards. As we sit through a night of mediocre entertainment and celebrity presenters (shockingly, there is no single host this year), we get to see who was the best in their categories this year.
Red carpet coverage starts at 1:00 pm PDT, with live stream and updates on NHL.com. Kevin Weekes of CBC fame will be there taking questions from fans, you can send him questions using the hashtag #AskWeekes on Twitter. Finally, at 4:00 pm PDT, the show will begin on NBCSports down south and CBCSports.ca up here. CBC Television will have the show starting at 5:00 pm PDT on tape delay.
Head past the jump to see the nominees for all the categories. Providing I'm at a computer at showtime, I'll update throughout to show who were the winners.
Ted Lindsay Award (NHL MVP, voted by NHLPA): Evgeni Malkin (winner), Steven Stamkos, Henrik Lundqvist
King Clancy Trophy (community work): Daniel Alfredsson (winner)
Art Ross Trophy (NHL points leader): Evgeni Malkin (already won)
Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (NHL goals leader): Steven Stamkos (already won)
EA Sports NHL 13 Cover: Claude Giroux (winner), Pekka Rinne