April 27, 2010

Pearson Award Renamed After Ted Lindsay

According to a Globe And Mail report, the NHLPA will rename the Lester B. Pearson award after Ted Lindsay.

"The man they called Terrible Ted is getting a trophy named after him, and it’s about time.

The NHL Players’ Association has chosen to rename the Lester B. Pearson Award in Lindsay’s honour. The Pearson has been given annually to the NHL’s top player as voted on by his peers. The award was named after the former prime minister who used to coach the University of Toronto hockey team."

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