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Trophies

LESTER B. PEARSON SINCE 1971

Lester B. Pearson Trophy

Most Valuable Player as Selected by the NHLPA

Since 1971

The Lester B. Pearson Award is presented annually to the "most outstanding player" in the NHL as voted by fellow members of the National Hockey League Players' Association.
The award was first presented in 1970-71 by the NHLPA in honor of the late Lester B. Pearson, former Prime Minister of Canada.