Midway through, the 2013-2014 season has seen it’s share of surprises like the Tampa Bay Lightning and Colorado Avalanche, and expected results like Sidney Crosby playing like, well, Sidney Crosby. The league has rebounded nicely from the lockout that cut last season in half, and has provided us with some of the best hockey fans have seen in quite a while.
As the NHL is in the midst of a two week Olympic break, now may be as good a time as any to predict the award finalists and winners for the 2013-2014 NHL season. Who will take home the individual hardware this year? Read on to find out for yourself.
Please Note: Only NHL awards that get voted on are included in this post. Those like the Art Ross trophy are not.
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