Rank 'Em: Hart Trophy

Created: September 18, 2008, 10:55 AM

Is Sidney Crosby the Hart Trophy favorite this season?

Who are the favorites for the Hart Trophy, SportsNation?

You've got to be quick on your skates to sit atop a sport as fast as hockey, and the NHL has seen an influx of superstars who fit the bill in recent seasons. From the freshest faces like Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin to slightly more experienced twenty-somethings like Joe Thornton and Henrik Zetterberg, the new generation is taking control of the game.

So how do you see the race for individual supremacy, SportsNation? Will Crosby or Ovechkin take home the Hart? Or will a veteran like Martin Brodeur make a stand for the elder statesmen? Rank the contenders!
  • Martin Brodeur
    New Jersey Devils
    Last season: 44 W, 2.17 GAA, .920 SV
  • Sidney Crosby
    Pittsburgh Penguins
    Last season: 24 G, 48 A (53 games)
  • Jarome Iginla
    Calgary Flames
    Last season: 50 G, 48 A
  • Vincent Lecavalier
    Tampa Bay Lightning
    Last season: 40 G, 52 A
  • Nicklas Lidstrom
    Detroit Red Wings
    Last season: 10 G, 60 A
  • Roberto Luongo
    Vancouver Canucks
    Last season: 35 W, 2.38 GAA, .917 SV
  • Evgeni Malkin
    Pittsburgh Penguins
    Last season: 47 G, 59 A
  • Alexander Ovechkin
    Washington Capitals
    Last season: 65 G, 47 A
  • Joe Thornton
    San Jose Sharks
    Last season: 29 G, 67 A
  • Henrik Zetterberg
    Detroit Red Wings
    Last season: 43 G, 49 A