Conn Smythe Trophy
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The Conn Smythe Trophy is a trophy in the National Hockey League awarded to the most valuable player in the playoffs each year. It was first awarded in 1965. Montreal Canadiens and Colorado Avalanche goaltender Patrick Roy has won it three times, more than any other player.
Normally the trophy goes to a player of the Stanley Cup champion. Sometimes it goes to someone on the losing team. Trophy winners on losing teams are marked with as asterisk (*) in the list below.
Winners[change | change source]
- Player is still active in the NHL
- Player was a member of the defeated team in the Stanley Cup Finals
- No winner due to the 2004–05 NHL lockout