As we look ahead to the 2012 NHL Awards taking place in Las Vegas next month, the assembled SB Nation hockey bloggers conducted our own balloting for the major awards, and this morning, Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings was revealed as our collective pick for the Vezina Trophy, awarded to the league's top goaltender. Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators came in 4th behind Henrik Lundqvist and Mike Smith.
#32 / Goalie / Los Angeles Kings
Jan 21, 1986
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Each of us submitted our top 3 selections, so here's a look at how the OTF crew voted:
Chris: (1) Quick, (2) Rinne, (3) Lundqvist
Marc: (1) Lundqvist, (2) Quick, (3) Rinne
Dirk: (1) Quick, (2) Smith, (3) Lundqvist