The NHL awards are tomorrow in Vegas, where it’s expected Edmonton’s Connor McDavid will win his first (and probably not last) Hart Trophy for MVP and Toronto’s Auston Matthews will take home the Calder Trophy as the league’s top rookie.
But uncertainty remains for a few of the other awards, including the Norris Trophy for best defenseman.
Though Burns was the undisputed Norris favorite in the first half of the season, Karlsson’s second-half surge surely won him some first-place votes. Last year, Karlsson finished second to Drew Doughty in the voting.
The Jack Adams Award for best head coach could be a close race. Bovada has Toronto’s Mike Babcock as the 5/7 favorite, followed by Columbus’ John Tortorella (9/4) and Edmonton’s Todd McLellan (11/4).
The full list of Bovada awards odds: