Alain Vigneault among finalists
Vigneault led the Canucks to their first Presidents' Trophy and the franchise's first 50-win season. The Canucks were the league's best in both offense (3.15 goals a game) and defense (2.20 GAA) this season.
Trotz, the second-longest tenured coach in the NHL, led the Predators to their sixth playoff berth in seven seasons.
The winner will be announced at the NHL awards show June 22 in Las Vegas.
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