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Kucherov wins Hart, Lindsay Awards

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LAS VEGAS (AP) Nikita Kucherov gratefully accepted the Hart Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award on Wednesday night in recognition of his spectacular 128-point regular season in Tampa Bay.

He might even be able to enjoy the trophies someday, whenever the sting of the Lightning's first-round postseason loss has faded.

Kucherov won the NHL's highest honors Wednesday night, receiving the Hart as the league MVP and the Lindsay Award as the best player according to a vote of his fellow pros.

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Lightning's Vasilevskiy captures Vezina

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

6:54 p.m.

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Giordano wins Norris as top defenseman

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

6:00 p.m.

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Pettersson wins Calder as top rookie

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

5:12 p.m.

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Canucks sign D Edler to 2-year extension

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Defenseman Alex Edler has signed a two-year extension with the Vancouver Canucks at an average salary of $6 million.

The 33-year-old Swede had 10 goals and 24 assists in 56 games last season. In 13 seasons with the Canucks, Edler has the most points among defensemen in franchise history.

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Islanders' Trotz named Jack Adams winner

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

6:39 p.m.

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O'Reilly wins Selke, Lehner Masterton

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

6:27 p.m.

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Barkov Lady Byng winner; Sweeney top GM

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

5:39 p.m.

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Ducks buy out former Hart winner Perry

The Anaheim Ducks have bought out the contract of former NHL MVP Corey Perry after 14 seasons with the franchise.

The Ducks announced the move Wednesday, with general manager Bob Murray calling it "one of the most difficult decisions I've had to make in my 44 years in the NHL."

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Sharks' Thornton plans to play next year

LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local):

5:21 p.m.

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