Giroux named Flyers' MVP; other awards given

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Claude Giroux won the Bobby Clarke Trophy, given to the the Flyers' MVP. (Yong Kim/Staff file photo)

    For the second straight season, center Claude Giroux was named the winner of the Bobby Clarke Trophy, given to the the Flyers' MVP.

    Giroux, who has 28 goals and 65 assists for 93 points, was presented with the award before Thursday's final regular-season home game, a contest against Buffalo.

   The award was voted upon by the media.

   Other award winners:

   Barry Ashbee Trophy (top defenseman): Kimmo Timonen.

   Yanick Dupre Class Guy Award: Jaromir Jagr.

   Gene Hart Award (most heart): Wayne Simmonds.

   Pelle Lindbergh Award for most improved player (voted by the players): Scott Hartnell.

   Toyota Cup (star of game competition): Giroux.

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