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Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews wins Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award

Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews wins Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews won the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award for his commitment to charities and service. Toews accepted the award Wednesday night at the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas. "It's something you don't feel worthy of," said Toews. "It's an incredible honor. You have so many people you want to express thanks to, and it's pretty special moment to be chosen by (Messier)." Toews participates in several off-ice endeavors with the Blackhawks, including Make-A-Wish Foundation activities and other charities back home in Winnipeg. On the ice, Toews led Chicago to its third Stanley Cup title in six seasons earlier this month. ...

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