Five St. Louis Blues are finalists for major individual NHL awards. Chris Pronger is nominated for two: the Hart Trophy, which goes to the league’s MVP, and the Norris Trophy, given to the top defenseman. Michal Handzus is a finalist for the Selke Award for best defensive forward, Roman Turek is up for the Vezina Trophy, given to the top goaltender, Joel Quenneville is a candidate for coach of the year, and Pavol Demitra is in the running for the Lady Byng Trophy, which is given for sportsmanship.