Sedin named most valuable player

Updated: June 24, 2010, 2:07 AM ET
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS -- Henrik Sedin wrecked Alex Ovechkin's bid for an NHL MVP three-peat.

The Vancouver Canucks star, who had a league-best 83 assists, captured the Hart Trophy on Wednesday night during the NHL's awards ceremony in Las Vegas. Ovechkin, the captain of the Washington Capitals, had to settle for runner-up status after taking home the prize each of the last two years.

"It's a strange feeling," Sedin said. "I'm very proud, so it's a great honor."

Sedin received 46 of 133 first-place ...

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