NEW YORK -- Martin Brodeur is a finalist for the Vezina Trophy for the ninth time.
The New Jersey Devils goaltender was uneviled as a nominee for the award Monday along with Ilya Bryzgalov of the Phoenix Coyotes and Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres.
The winner will be unveiled during the NHL awards show in Las Vegas on June 23.
The Vezina Trophy is awarded to the league's best goaltender and is voted on by the 30 general managers.
Brodeur is a four-time Vezina winner and led all goaltenders in games (77), victories (45) and shutouts (nine) this season.
Bryzgalov had a breakthrough year, posting career-best totals in victories (42), games (69), shutouts (eight), goals-against average (2.29) and save percentage (.920). He helped the Coyotes set franchise records for wins and points in a season.
Miller was second in the league with a 2.22 GAA and .929 save percentage while winning 41 games. The American was named MVP of the Olympic tournament and posted a 9-2-1 record after winning a silver medal in Vancouver.
The NHL will continue to announce the finalists for its awards over the next week.
Hart Memorial Trophy (Most valuable player to his team): Nominees: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins; Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals; Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks Winner: Henrik Sedin
James Norris Trophy (Outstanding all-around defenseman): Nominees: Drew Doughty, Los Angeles Kings; Mike Green, Washington Capitals; Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks Winner: Duncan Keith
Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award: Nominees: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins; Shane Doan, Phoenix Coyotes; Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres Winner: Sidney Crosby
Lady Byng Trophy (Sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct): Nominees: Pavel Datsyuk, Detroit Red Wings; Brad Richards, Dallas Stars; Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning Winner: Martin St. Louis
King Clancy Trophy (Leadership qualities on and off the ice): Winner and Only Nominee: Shane Doan, Phoenix Coyotes
Bill Masterton Trophy (Perseverance, sportsmanship & dedication to hockey): Nominees: Kurtis Foster, Tampa Bay Lightning; Jed Ortmeyer, San Jose Sharks; Jose Theodore, Washington Capitals Winner: Jose Theodore
Vezina Trophy (Outstanding goaltender): Nominees: Martin Brodeur, New Jersey Devils; Ilya Bryzgalov, Phoenix Coyotes; Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres Winner: Ryan Miller
Jack Adams Award (Outstanding coach): Nominees: Joe Sacco, Colorado Avalanche; Dave Tippett, Phoenix Coyotes; Barry Trotz, Nashville Predators Winner: Dave Tippett
Ted Lindsay Award (Most outstanding player selected by the NHLPA): Nominees: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins; Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals; Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks Winner: Alex Ovechkin
Frank J. Selke Trophy (Forward who excels in defensive play): Nominees: Pavel Datsyuk, Detroit Red Wings; Ryan Kesler, Vancouver Canucks; Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh Penguins Winner: Pavel Datsyuk
Calder Trophy ( Rookie of the Year) Nominees: Matt Duchene - Colorado Avalanche, Jimmy Howard - Detroit Red Wings, Tyler Myers - Buffalo Sabres Winner: Tyler Myers