Chara, Karlsson, Weber finalists
Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins, Erik Karlsson of the Ottawa Senators and Shea Weber of the Nashville Predators were named finalists for the Norris Trophy, which is given to the league's top defenseman.
Chara, whose season ended Wednesday night with the Bruins' 2-1 overtime loss to the Washington Capitals in the Eastern Conference first-round series, is a five-time Norris finalist, winning the award in 2009.
He had a career-high 52 points this season (12 goals, 40 assists), fourth-best ...
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