NHL Rookie of the Year

About

Award given to the player who excels the most in his first year in the National Hockey League. The winner receives the Calder Memorial Trophy which is named after Frank Calder, the first president of the NHL. 

Trivia

Members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association determine the winner of the award. 

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Established
1937
Sport
Hockey
First Winner
Carl Voss
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NHL Rookie of the Year Winners

1
Auston Matthews, 24
2016–17
2
Patrick Kane, 33
2007–08
3
Alex Ovechkin, 36
2005–06
4
Nathan MacKinnon, 26
2013–14
5
Mathew Barzal, 25
2017-18
6
Bobby Orr, 74
1966–67
7
Mario Lemieux, 56
1984–85
8
Evgeni Malkin, 35
2006–07
9
Teemu Selanne, 52
1992–93
10
Artemi Panarin, 30
2015–16
11
Elias Pettersson, 23
2018-19
12
Gabriel Landeskog, 29
2011–12
13
Martin Brodeur, 50
1993–94
14
Mike Bossy (1957-2022)
1977–78
15
Pavel Bure, 51
1991–92
16
Jeff Skinner, 30
2010–11
17
Peter Forsberg, 48
1994–95
18
Ray Bourque, 61
1979–80
19
Steve Mason, 34
2008–09
20
Aaron Ekblad, 26
2014–15
21
Bobby Smith, 64
1978–79
22
Dale Hawerchuk (1963-2020)
1981–82
23
Jonathan Huberdeau, 29
2012–13
24
Chris Drury, 45
1998–99
25
Ed Belfour, 57
1990–91
26
Tyler Myers, 32
2009–10
27
Daniel Alfredsson, 49
1995–96
28
Scott Gomez, 42
1999–2000
29
Tony Esposito (1943-2021)
1969–70
30
Bryan Trottier, 65
1975–76
31
Brian Leetch, 54
1988–89
32
Luc Robitaille, 56
1986–87
33
Ken Dryden, 74
1971–72
34
Dany Heatley, 41
2001–02
35
Terry Sawchuk (1929-1970)
1950–51
36
Dave Keon, 82
1960–61
37
Glenn Hall, 90
1955–56
38
Evgeni Nabokov, 46
2000–01
39
Frank Mahovlich, 84
1957–58
40
Gump Worsley (1929-2007)
1952–53
41
Barret Jackman, 41
2002–03
42
Derek Sanderson, 76
1967–68
43
Denis Potvin, 68
1973–74
44
Joe Nieuwendyk, 55
1987–88
45
Frank Brimsek (1913-1989)
1938–39
46
Peter Stastny, 65
1980–81
47
Gilbert Perreault, 71
1970–71
48
Steve Vickers, 71
1972–73

NHL Rookie of the Year Popularity