Malkin, Ovechkin, Datsyuk Named Hart Trophy Finalists
NEW YORK (April 29, 2009) ‚Äì Detroit‚Äôs Pavel Datsyuk, Pittsburgh‚Äôs Evgeni Malkin and Washington‚Äôs Alex Ovechkin are the three finalists for the 2008-09 Hart Memorial Trophy, which is awarded ‚Äúto the player who is adjudged to be the most valuable to his team,‚Äù the National Hockey League announced today.
Tangradi sidelined for 3-4 months
Top prospect Eric Tangradi underwent successful surgery on his injured hand Tuesday and will be sidelined for up to 3-4 months. The procedure was conducted in Tangradi’s hometown of Philadelphia.