Zdeno Chara won the Gallery Gods
' Eddie Shore Award for hustle and determination; Brad Marchand took home the Elizabeth Dufresne Trophy for best home-game performer, and the John Bucyk Award for charitable endeavors; and the Three Stars Awards from 98.5 The Sports Hub went to (1) Tim Thomas, (2) Patrice Bergeron, and (3) Milan Lucic.
Shawn Thornton received the Eddie Shore Award (exceptional determination and hustle; selected by the Gallery Gods
Milan Lucic received the Eddie Shore Award from the Gallery Gods
for grittiness, Marc Savard won the hockey writers' Dufresne Trophy as outstanding player in home games, and Aaron Ward received the John Bucyk Award for charitable contributions.
The Elizabeth Dufresne Trophy, awarded by the Boston chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association to the outstanding player in home games, went to winger Marco Sturm; the Eddie Shore Award from the "Gallery Gods
," to Phil Kessel; the John P.
Last night, Thomas - who had career highs of 30 wins, three shutouts and 66 appearances - also received the Eddie Shore Award from the Gallery Gods
, given to the player who exhibits exceptional hustle and determination.