The NHL has announced Flyers captain Claude Giroux has been named one of three finalist for the Ted Lindsay Award as the most outstanding players as voted on by the Players Association.. The other two finalists are Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf.
Giroux, 26, finished third in the NHL in points with 86 while scoring 28 goals and dishing out 58 assists. He finished second on the Flyers in goals behind Wayne Simmonds' 29 but led the team in assists and points, along with power play points (37) and game-winning goals (7).
The Flyers captain was almost named a finalist, along with Getzlaf and Crosby, for the Hart Memorial Trophy.
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