Henrik Sedin wins Canucks MVP award
Team awards announced for 2011.12
Roberto Luongo is the recipient of the Mike’s Three Star Award as the player with the most Three Stars nominations throughout the season as chosen by broadcasters. Luongo moved into first place this season in franchise history for the most wins (223) and finished the year with 30 wins to reach the mark for the seventh consecutive year.
Alex Edler is the recipient of the Walter (Babe) Pratt Trophy (voted by the fans) for being the Most Outstanding Defenceman for the first time in his career. Edler made his first All-Star Game appearance and is having a career year in goals (11), assists (38) and points (49). Edler entered the final game of the 2011.12 season tied for sixth in League scoring among defencemen.
Summary of 2011.12 Vancouver Canucks Awards:
- Cyclone Taylor - "Most Valuable Player": Henrik Sedin
- Walter (Babe) Pratt - "Best Defenceman": Alex Edler
- Most Exciting Player: David Booth
- Fred J. Hume - "Unsung Hero ": Chris Higgins
- Mike’s Three Star Award: Roberto Luongo “Most Mike’s Three Stars Selections”
- Cyrus H. McLean - "Leading Scorer ": Henrik Sedin