Apr. 11, 2021
2021 James Norris Trophy Odds
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What is the James Norris Trophy?
The James Norris Trophy is given to the best defenseman in the NHL. The award was named after former Detroit Red Wings owner James Norris, with Red Kelly winning the first award in 1953.
Doug Harvey won seven of the first nine awards, while Bobby Orr has won eight total which is the most for any player. Roman Jossi won last year's award for the Nashville Predators, the club's first award winner ever. The last five winners have been first-time recipients, while Erik Karlsson is the most recent two-time winner.
Past James Norris Trophy Winners