Ted Lindsay finalists: Crosby, Getzlaf, Giroux

TORONTO (AP) — Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers are finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award.

The award is presented annually to the Most Valuable Player in the NHL, as voted by members of the NHL Players' Association.

The three centers are also the finalists for the Hart Trophy, the NHL award given to the player considered most valuable to his team.