Niedermayer wins first career Conn Smythe
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Anaheim's Scott Niedermayer skated off with a hefty silver trophy of his own after Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals. Then he and the rest of the Ducks took turns hoisting hockey's biggest prize.
Now a member of four Stanley Cup champion teams, Niedermayer earned his first Conn Smythe Trophy as MVP of the NHL playoffs with teammate and younger brother Rob looking on.
"I was a little surprised. We had a handful of candidates," Scott said. "I was out there trying to ...
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