Nashville Predators Roman Josi named to NHL First Team

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Nashville Predators Captain Roman Josi was named the best defensemen in the National Hockey League.

Josi won Norris Trophy winner on Monday evening, which makes him the first Preds player to ever win the award. He received 827 points and finished ahead of Washington's John Carlson. 

That announcement came around the same time he was named to the NHL First team. It was the first time Josi was named in his career to  one of the NHL's end-of-season All-Star Teams.

Josi also finished seventh in Hart Trophy voting. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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