Lady Byng Memorial Trophy facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLady Byng Memorial Trophy
|Given for||player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability|
|First award||1924–25 NHL season|
|Most wins||Frank Boucher (7)|
|Most recent||Aleksander Barkov
The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, originally known as the Lady Byng Trophy, is given each year to the National Hockey League "player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability". The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy has been awarded 84 times to 50 different players since it was first awarded in 1925. The voting is done at the end of the season by the members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association.
Player is still active Eligible player not yet elected to Hockey Hall of Fame
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