Found May 15, 2012 on Rock the Red:
As we announced yesterday, we the bloggers of Rock the Red will be awarding various accolades through the first part of the Washington Capitals' off season. Some will be real, some fictitious- but always entertaining. Today we hand out the Conn Smythe trophy. The Conn Smythe Trophy is awarded annually to the "player judged most valuable to his team during the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs" and is selected by members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association at the conclusion of the deciding game of the Stanley Cup finals.  The current holder of the trophy is Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins. As a side note that you can use to win a bar bet with your friends, only three players have been awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy and the Hart Memorial Trophy (for most valuable player during the regular season) in the same year: the Boston Bruins' Bobby Orr in 1970 and 1972, the Montreal Canadiens' Guy Lafleur in 1977 and the Edmonton Oilers&#...
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