Professional Hockey Writers’ Association announces 2020 Masterton nominees

Ottawa Senators winger Bobby Ryan (6). (Fred Chartrand/CP)

The Professional Hockey Writers’ Association announced the nominees for the 2020 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy on Tuesday.

Earning nods for Canadian NHL clubs were the Calgary Flames’ Mark Giordano, Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid, Montreal Canadiens’ Shea Weber, Ottawa Senators’ Bobby Ryan, Toronto Maple Leafs’ Zach Hyman, Vancouver Canucks’ Jacob Markstrom and Winnipeg Jets’ Mark Letestu.

The Masterton Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the “player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to hockey. Robin Lehner, then with the New York Islanders, was awarded the trophy last season.

The full list of nominees for all 31 teams can be found here:

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