mweir145 wrote:These awards are mostly based on stats, so yes, the rookies with more playing time do have a better shot at the award than others who don't.
First, the question asked was not "Who will win" but "Who is". I'd agree that Tavares is a more likely winner. But, there are about a dozen guys, at least, who are more deserving of the award.
Second, the award should be based on stats, but to the extent that it is, it's based on the wrong stats.