Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron was awarded the Selke Trophy on Wednesday night at the NHL Awards. The trophy is given to the player who excels at defensive impacts of the game.

The award marks Bergeron’s fourth Selke Trophy. He has won it in 2012, 2014 and 2015 — all while playing for the Bruins.

Bergeron has spent all of his 13 seasons in the NHL with the Bruins. In the 2016-17 season, he gave 54 hits at even strength and 47 blocks at even strength. This year, he also amassed 65 takeaways — two fewer than 2015-16.

Advertisements

Posted by Ryan Gaydos

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the LA Sports Pulse. When I'm not doing that or asleep, I am running FoxNews.com's homepage. Follow me on Twitter @RyanGaydos.

Join the Discussion

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s